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ASFF 2020: 10 Must-Attend Masterclasses

This year, ASFF 2020 hosts an array of masterclasses, featuring some of the film industry’s most revered talents. We pick 10 masterclasses you cannot afford to miss.

Beauty Queens

Writer-director Channing Godfrey Peoples makes her feature debut with ‘Miss Juneteenth’, a Texas-set tale of a former beauty pageant winner and her daughter, who is now set to enter the competition.

5 to See: This Weekend

ASFF surveys the week’s cinema releases including Ron Howard’s documentary about the 2018 Californian wildfires, and Hong Khaou’s ‘Monsoon’, starring Henry Golding.

Everyday Heroes

Taz Tron Delix talks to ASFF about his latest video, ‘Superheroes’, for British artist Stormzy, a powerful animated tale which draws from recent events including the Black Lives Matter protests.

5 to See: This Weekend

ASFF surveys the week’s releases including Sarah Gavron’s energetic tale of London schoolgirls ‘Rocks’ and Rubika Shah’s award-winning Rock Against Racism documentary ‘White Riot’.

Music and Protest

Rubika Shah’s debut feature documentary ‘White Riot’ is an electric portrait of Rock Against Racism, a British protest movement born in the 1970s that brought musicians together to fight prejudice.

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