Parly Party 2018 saw our first Camden Community Film screening, showcasing music videos and short ilms made by or about the local community. We returned in 2019 with even more films! You can watch two of the films below:
Here (7:49 mins)
Directed by Indigo Lowndes
HERE is a tangential telling of a life story, offering an intimate portrait of a Kentish Town local, using architecture and social conditions as indicators of a wider socio-political environment. Dealing with themes of isolation of the elderly and race and class division, this film explores the experience of growing up in a gritty, working class area in the immediate period after the war, and the incredible moment of moving from an urban slum into social housing, followed by the catastrophic dismantling of the system that followed in the decades after and how it ultimately most affected the worst off.
Consequences (6:69 mins)
Directed by Jessica Jacobs and Emily O’Mara
In the heart of North London a huge new development is being planned by Camden Council and local landowners. We wanted to find out what impact this is going to have on the local community….