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Grove Carnival
Grove Carnival

Grove Carnival 1981

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Grove Carnival 1981

19 mins United Kingdom Director. Henry Martin, Steve Shaw

This kaleidoscopic record of the 1980 Notting Hill Carnival invites you into the busy streets, following floats and popping into community centres where performers prepare. The diversity of the crowd really makes Carnival, and here we see the original punks, the dancing coppers, the nostalgic Caribbean ex-pats. With no narrator, the film echoes the event's relaxed yet ecstatic rhythm.

Directed by

Henry Martin

Steve Shaw

Genres

Documentary

Tags

Notting Hill Carnival

Collection

Black Lives Other Grooves Beat Generations

Released

1981

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

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