Monday 15 June 2020 - Sunday 21 June 2020
Welcome Presents is a community project uniting refugees, asylum seekers & Londoners through food, film and friendship. We are supported by Amnesty International and Help Refugees.
For Refugee Week 2020 Welcome Presents will be highlighting a different campaign close to our heart each day. These advocates are: Women For Refugee Women, The Trussell Trust, Black Curriculum, United Friends and Families Campaign, Say It Loud Club, MOAS and BID – Bail for Detainees.
Welcome Presents will be releasing podcasts of previous events featuring special Q&As from our screenings with film industry guests and activists. These will be available to listen to direct from our website.
Ken Loach in conversation with Rhianna Dhillon, Radio 6 Film critic
Mike Jackson of Lesbians and Gays Support the Miners, Aloysius Ssali, Founder of the Say It Loud Club, Tauhida Ali, also Say It Loud Club, Tommy Fitzer, Welcome Presents co-Founder, hosted by Sophie Amili
Riz Ahmed in conversation with author Nikesh Shukla.
Danny Boyle in conversation with Rhianna Dhillon, Radio 6 Film critic
CREED 2 - panel on men’s mental health:
Charlie Weinberg from Safe Ground, Conroy Harris from A Band of Brothers – Hosted by Nico Mensinga
BEASTS OF THE SOUTHERN WILD - Climate Change panel:
Tomi Makanjuola of The Vegan Nigerian and Migrateful, Sharlene Gandhi freelance climate change writer, Maya Chowdhry of Continent Chop Chop , hosted by Rhianna Dhillon Radio 6 Film Critic
SOUFFRA - a chefs panel:
Asma Khan of Darjeeling Express, Joudie Kalla Palestine On A Plate,
Rose and Zubayda - Welcome Kitchen, hosted by Victoria Stewart