Mogadishu Soldier places the camera in the hands of two soldiers. Over the course of a year, they record their lives in Mogadishu, the war-torn Somalian capital where jihadist militants are attempting to take control. Through their eyes, we see fights and their shocking aftermath, as well as witnessing the impact of war on people’s everyday lives.
The first documentary on Brexit—Brexitannia is a portrayal of “beautiful, ordinary people, full of contradictions", from the north, the south, Wales, Northern Ireland, Scotland to Noam Chomsky and covering everything from sheep tags and automation to the EU regulations on cucumbers.
We'll be joined by leaders of Save Cathedral Quarter campaign to give insight to this ongoing campaign on CQ development in Belfast after watching Citizen Jane. It's is a timely tale of what can happen when engaged citizens fight the power for the sake of a better world.
This is a fitting tribute to a director who has made a career out of telling the stores that most urgently need to be told. We're hosting this special double bill for #CinemaDay and for all of you who said you missed I, Daniel Blake.