After seeing it at the London Surf Film Festival, we reviewed Otelo Burning for our print mag last year and are stoked to tell you, that you'll be able to watch it on the big screen all in the UK now!

From April 16th until the 21st, there will be six screenings across various venues London, as lined out in the programm. And if you'd like to find out some more about the background of the movie, check our interview with director Sara Blecher

UK Special Screening and Q&A

April 16th


Phoenix Cinema in East Finchley, 52 High Rd, London N2 9PJ

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Panel Discussion: Taking African films to new markets followed by screening

April 17th

6pm – 9.30pm

15 Golden Square

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Lexi Cinema Screening

April 18th


194b Chamberlayne Rd, London, Greater London NW10 3JU

Birkbeck Cinema Screening and Q&A

Cinema screening of Otelo Burning followed by a Q&A with the Director and renowned South African filmmaker Sara Blecher.

April 19th

7.30pm – 9.30pm

41 Gordon Square (use entrance at 43 Gordon Square)

Birkbeck, University of London

London WC1H 0PD

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Horse Hospital Screening followed by DJ night

The Horse Hospital is now a unique Grade II listed arts venue situated in an un-spoilt mews in the heart of Bloomsbury, midway between the West End and the art district of East London. This unique venue will provide the space for a screening of Otelo Burning followed by some fantastic African music and dance.

April 20th

7pm – 12am

The Horse Hospital

Colonnade, Bloomsbury, London WC1N 1HX

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UK Screening for 'Otelo Burning'