Bradford Young : Cinema Is The Weapon


"In this pivotal short film, Bradford Young: Cinema Is The Weapon, Corine Dhondee explores the Oscar and Bafta nominated cinematographers works Mother Of George (2013), Selma (2014), Middle of Nowhere (2012), When They See Us (2019) and what meaning they have for him. Central is the outlining of Bradford Young’s location within a lineage of visual artists he always claims as inspirations as well as “echo chambers” who are actively formulating a new black aesthetics." liquidblackness


Producer : Corine Dhondee
Cinematographer : Jermaine Edwards
Sound Recordist: Judi Lee-Headman
Re-recording Mixer : Leslie Gaston-Bird
Titles : Marcus Dryden
Colourist : Katherine Jamieson

Director’s Biography

As a director, Corine Dhondee has written, directed, and produced a number of narratives and documentary shorts which have screened at BAFTA-qualifying film festivals. As a PA, Corine has worked on the feature films ‘Sharknado 5’, ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ and ‘The Personal History of David Copperfield’ where she assisted the renowned satirist, TV and film writer- director Mr. Armando Iannucci. Corine Dhondee is a participant of BFI Network x Bafta Crew (2019-2020).