Excited to announce, that Losing Joy will have its World Premiere at BFI Flare 2022

Parallel Lives: UK Shorts Programme

Very pleased to announce that BABYBANGZ received the Grand Jury Prize for Best Documentary Storytelling at AFI Fest, "for its combination of stunning imagery, important conversations and compelling subjects.” 

AFI FEST 2021 Announces Award Winners

So pleased to announce that BABYBANGZ has been awarded the New Orleans Film Festival Cinematography Award!


Louisiana Shorts Best Cinematography Award Winner: BABYBANGZ, cinematographer Spencer Mann

BABYBANGZ will be having its Los Angeles premiere with AFI Fest 2021

10th-14th November 2021

AFI Fest full schedule announced

So excited to be bringing BABYBANGZ to NOLA as part of the 32nd New Orleans Film Festival!

5th-14th November 2021

BABYBANGZ will be screening at the 2021 Chicago Inernational Film Festival as part of 'Black Perspectives'.

13th-24th October 2021

BABYBANGZ has been selected for BFI London Film Festival as part of 'Find Me Here'.

6-17 October 2021

The film will be available to watch on BFI Player for the duration of the festival


BABYBANGZ has been selected for 2021 CinemAfrica Festival!

11-24th October 2021

BABYBANGZ | CinemAfrica

BABYBANGZ, will be featured in the 2021 Aesthetica Short Film Festival 

2-30 Novemeber 2021

ASFF Programme

I am thrilled to annouce that BABYBANGZ is the recipient of BlackStar's Audience Award for Best Short Documentary

BlackStar Film Festival, winners

BABYBANGZ, will have its world premiere at the 2021 BlackStar Film Festival,Philadelphia - an extra special one since it is the 10th Anniversary of the festival.

10th BlackStar Film Festival -BABYBANGZ,directed by Juliana Kasumu

I am pleased to announce that I am the 2021 Aesthetica Art Prize Emerging Prize-winner, with What Does the Water Taste Like?

The Aesthetica Art Prize Exhibition runs 28 May – 5 September and is a testament to shared creativity in a time of immense change. Tickets are free, but should be booked in advance on the York Art Gallery website.

Aesthetica Art Prize 2021 Winners-Announced

What Does The Water Taste Like? will be featured in the 2021 Alchemy Film & Moving Image Festival as part of the RETURNING ACTS programme.

10:00 – 11:35 BST

"Six films questioning ideas of belonging, prolongment, diaspora and settlement."

2021 Aesthetica Future Now Symposium

Aesthetica Art Prize Meet the Artists, Saturday 1 May, 16.00-17.00 BST

Aesthetica Future Now Symposium

Designing Blackness panel within the LSU photography department.

March 25th @ 5.30pm 


What Does The Water Taste Like? will be featured in the 2020 New Orleans  Film Festival 

On view between 6-22nd November 2020


What Does The Water Taste Like? will be featured in the 2020 Aesthetica Short Film Festival 

3-30 November 2020


What Does The Water Taste Like? short film featured in the 2019 edition of Recontres de Bamako Biennale Africaine de la Photographie

On View: November 30th 2019 - January 31st 2020



Images from What Does The Water Taste Like? series, featured in LION’S SHADOW: IN TRIBUTE TO JULES LION exhibition at Stella Jones Gallery.

On View: December 7th - December 30th 2019



Solo exhibition of Juliana Kasumu on show at Antenna

On View: November 9th - December 8th 2019


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