By Akeim Toussaint Buck, videographer Ashley Karrell, animator Benedetta Fasson and writer mandla rae

June 18

Reckoning is a multimedia short film created by a collaboration of Liberty EU Portfolio artists. Choreographer and storyteller Akeim Toussaint Buck, Filmmaker Ashley Karrell, Animator Benedetta Fasson and Writer mandla rae. Weaving together contemporary lyrical dance, archive, animation and storytelling, Reckoning was created from the Reckoning with Refugeedom archives which tell the stories of generations of displaced people in their own words.

To celebrate refugee week are sharing a teaser trailer for this forthcoming short film. For Journeys Festival International (October 14 - 24) the work will be developed further into a live show.

To find out more about the wider Reckoning with Refugeedom research project, please have a look at this blog.

Reckoning was delivered in partnership with the University of Manchester and funded by Arts and Humanities Research Council and co-funded by Creative Europe as part of Liberty EU. 

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