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Website We Are Parable

Foresight is a compilation of short films set in the UK that imagine the future for Black and Brown characters. Written, directed, and produced by culturally diverse filmmakers who call the UK home. Foresight is an urgent anthology that explores alternate realities through the lens of five Black British Directors. This time capsule collection contributes to a perspective and point of view continually missing from our screens… a future where people of colour exist!

Missed the premiere of Foresight in July? Now’s your chance to catch it as part of WHO WE ARE, the nationwide celebration of Black Cinema by We Are Parable.

27 October at 6PM | HOME Manchester

3 November at 6PM | Sheffield Showroom

21 November at 5.15PM | Glasgow Film Theatre

What is the future for black and brown people in the UK?

Inspired by Jeremy Cole (multi disciplined creative who designed the poster artwork for Foresight) we want to see your response to this question, and showcase your creation in an online exhibition as part of WHO WE ARE.

Based in Manchester, Sheffield or Glasgow? We want to hear from you and spotlight your work at the cinema before the screenings.

What you get:

* Profile in online exhibition
* Opportunity to have your work displayed at cinemas before the Foresight screenings (in Manchester, Sheffield & Glasgow)
* PLUS the chance to win 2 free tickets to a future Who We Are event of your choice

Additional information:

* FREE and open to artists from anywhere in the UK (esp. Manchester, Sheffield & Glasgow)
* Please submit only 1 artwork
* Any art form. It could be a painting, a poem.. anything. If you’re submitting audio/video, please keep it to maximum running time of 60 seconds.

NB: We will not accept any submissions that contain third party material

Online exhibition: Submissions open on a rolling basis until 30 November, 17:00 (BST)

If you’re based in Manchester, Sheffield or Glasgow – please send us your submission by:

17 October, 17:00 (BST) | MANCHESTER

24 October, 17:00 (BST) | SHEFFIELD

11 November, 17:00 (BST) | GLASGOW

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