Black Heroes Foundation

The Story of Sam King

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Sam King MBE was the founder of the Windrush Foundation and first Black Mayor of Southwark.

He was one of Britain's modern social architects who served in World War 2 and came back to Britain on The Empire Windrush in 1948. Then eventually becoming involved in many activities that moved the U.K in a direction where the nation would acknowledge a new type of diversity, culture and politics.

This is an important story to share. One of which offers inspiration, courage, faith and dedication.

Director: Quince Garcia

Editor: Adam Boome

Producer: Black Heroes Foundation

Presenter: Joyce Fraser

Photography: Stephen Cameron

Assistants:

Work experience/at risk volunteers who attended workshops & assisted on shoots etc

Commissioned by and Rights – Black Heroes Foundation

Funded by: Southwark Neighbourhood Fund

Give thanks to

Interviewed:

Reverend Michael King - Son of Sam King

Dione McDonald – Granddaughter of Sam King

Patrick Vernon OBE – Mentee of Sam King

Dawn Hill CBE – Chair of the Black Cultural Archives

Genres:

Film

Categories:

RecordedWatch

Event Dates

14 May, 12.00pm ongoing

Tel 07986745486
bookings@blackheroesfoundation.org