Jenn Nkiru is an artist and filmmaker. Pushed through an Afro-surrealist lens, her practice is grounded in the history of Black music and the aesthetics of experimental film and international art cinema. Her work draws on the Black arts movement and the rich and variegated tradition of cinemas of the Black diaspora and their distinct experimentation with the politics of form. Her work blends elements of history, identity, politics, music, documentary and dance.
Shortlisted Artist Profile - Film London Jarman Award 2020
Video: BLACK TO TECHNO, 2019 (teaser)
Video: REBIRTH IS NECCESSARY, 2018 (teaser)
Video: HUB TONES, 2018 (teaser)
Jarman Award 2020
Meet the six artist filmmakers shortlisted for the prestigious Film London Jarman Award in 2020