Steve McQueen: ‘our Marlon Brandos are on building sites, or driving buses’
The director’s new Small Axe series kicks off with the landmark 1971 trial of the Mangrove Nine. It’s Steve McQueen's aim to fill these gaps in British history, he says, and to open the industry to other black film-makers. He discusses his upcoming project with Lanre Bakare from the Guardian.
From The Guardian