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ScreenTalk Live: Q's Barbershop with Qasim Ahmen and Peter Atakpo

a man has his hair cut
7 Oct 2020
30 min watch

Part of Chronic Youth Film Festival, Barbican Young Programmer Ademola Bello speaks to Q's Barbershop star Qasim Ahmen and London barbershop owner, Peter Atakpo about this captivating insight into black masculinity from a Danish barbershop.

About Q's Barbershop

A lighthearted and captivating insight into black masculinity in Denmark from a barber's chair.

Situated in the housing estate of Vollsmose, Denmark, Emil Langballe lends his camera to barbershop owner Qasim, a hardworking entrepreneur and community anchor. This intimate and warm hearted documentary paints the breadth of black masculinity with rich and vibrant colours.

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