The latest project from Steve McQueen (Widows, Shame), film anthology Small ax, has finally set a release date.
The anthology, consisting of five films (Mangrove, Lover’s Rock, Training, Alex Wheatleand Red white and blue) will be launched every week, with the first film, Mangrove, will be available for streaming on Amazon on November 20. All films are set from the late 1960s to the mid-1980s, with a focus on London’s Caribbean community.
Mangrove stars Letitia Wright as Altheia Jones-LeCointe, leader of the British Black Panther Movement, and centers on a Carribbean restaurant that is repeatedly demolished by the police. Lover̵
The new trailer offers glimpses of all five films, as well as their impressive players, from Wright and Boyega to Malachi Kirby, Naomi Ackie and Shaun Parkes.