‘The Axe Forgets, But The Tree Remembers’, A film by Alberta Whittle
Please note the above timings relate to doors (opening and closing times). Performance times may vary.
Currently representing Scotland at the Venice Biennale 2022, Whittle’s new film commission ‘The Axe Forgets But, The Tree Remembers’ is a multi-voiced portrayal of members of the Windrush Generation and their descendants with material sourced from the Hackney Archives.
The film will be followed by an In Conversation with Alberta Whittle and Lewis Gilbert, Creative Director of a Vibe Called Tech, followed by an audience Q&A.
‘The Axe Forgets, But The Tree Remembers’ is one of the works commissioned as part of the Hackney Windrush Public Programme, curated by Create London in partnership with Hackney Council and funded by the Freelands Foundation.