PRESENT TENSE (tv mini-series)

BBC FOUR (selected films) on Sept 29th & coming soon to BBC3 / iPlayer.

A collection of personal stories, seen through the eyes of spoken word poets. Dealing with themes of loss, anger, immigration and love, we are taken on journey to hear what they have to say about the UK today, in its present tense.

link to BBC FOUR programme: https://www.bbc.co.uk/programm...

featured poets REUBEN FIELD, SAJU AHMED, RHEIMA IBRAHIIM-ROBINSON & DEBRIS STEVENSON

director, producer & editor ALFIE BARKER
exec producers BETH TURRELL & SOLOMON NWABUEZE
associate producer CLAUDIA LEE

director of photography TOM LA MOTTE
camera assistant AMOL DATTA
sound recordist MATTHEW EDWARDS

sound designer BREEN TURNER
composer BENJAMIN SQUIRES
grade CAROLINE MORIN
post-producer MIKAEL NAKKAS @ WASH

also featuring BRYONY CORRIGAN, YANO S. VARELA.
special thanks HOPE MOON, DELIA BARKER, JAMIE HUTCHINSON, CHRIS HORDLEY, LEEDS FILM, ADELE LAURENCE, BETH EDGAR, KIRKLEE'S COUNCIL, CATHERINE BRAY.

"S.E.N?" DEBRIS STEVENSON


"MY GRANDAD" SAJU AHMED


RHEIMA IBRAHIIM-ROBINSON "WHEN WILL IT STOP"


"THE FALL" REUBEN FIELD

A Film Roundhouse production.