Pick Up the Mic Film Screening + Post Screening Discussion
Pick Up The Mic is a 2006 documentary by director Alex Hinton exploring the underground world of homohop, where queer artists have made hip-hop their own.
The post screening discussion will be led by LGBT Muscians, DJ's, Promoters and Rappers.
DJ Kaspa [@KaspaRankz]
Pick Up The Mic film screening and panel event is held in partnership with "Batty Mama". The Batty Mama is a Queer Black and Brown organisation which aims to financially support Black and Brown Queer artists and promote their works. They host and curate performance, mixed media and multi media events and club nights for Black and Brown, Queer, QTIPOC and LGBT identifying people.
For more information or to submit your work email: TheBattyMama@gmail.com and find @TheBattyMama on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Tumblr, Snapchat and various other social media platforms.
For £7 Early Bird Tickets Book before April 13th. £10 after, £12 at the door.
(Early Bird Tickets extended for Bank Holiday Weekend)
Screening as part of "Here, We Stand" our Black LGBT Film Programme. Screening films For, About, and By Black LGBT people every second Saturday of the month.
Upcoming screenings will be our Marlon Riggs Retrospective:
TONGUES UNTIED - 10th June- 19:30
MARLON RIGGS SHORTS - 8th July- 19:30
BLACK IS... BLACK AIN'T - 12th August-19:30
Programme supported by Film Hub London, managed by Film London. Proud to be a partner of the BFI Film Audience Network, funded by the National Lottery. www.filmlondon.org.uk/filmhub