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Tunde's Film
Tunde's Film

Tunde's Film 1973


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Tunde's Film 1973

42 mins United Kingdom Director. Maggie Pinhorn, Tunde Ikoli

Filmed in 1970s East London, this rare, gritty drama deals with the trials faced by a group of young black teenagers. The film follows director Tunde Ikoli and his pals Colin, Micky and Taploe as they struggle to find work on the streets of pre-developed Tower Hamlets. Penniless and constantly harassed by the police, the boys decide to cut their losses and rob a bank. A potent, incisive slice of social realism, with music by Joan Armatrading.

Directed by

Maggie Pinhorn

Tunde Ikoli


Michael McCarthy

Taploe Johnson

Tunde Ikoli

Colin Hennessy


Documentary drama


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