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Please Don't Cut The Flowers

Two sisters argue the rights and wrongs of FGM (Female Genital Mutilation)
Although the sisters have been brought up together they have very different views on life

  • Angela Akanbi
  • Cathie Sutton
  • Cathie Sutton
    Being Kurdy, Reclaim Brixton, Divided, FreshLife
  • Kaneesha Watts
    Key Cast
  • Keira Allen-Anderson
    Key Cast
  • Project Type:
    Short, Student
  • Runtime:
    7 minutes 14 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    May 26, 2017
  • Production Budget:
    0 GBP
  • Country of Origin:
    United Kingdom
  • Country of Filming:
    United Kingdom
  • Language:
  • Shooting Format:
    Black Magic
  • Film Color:
  • First-time Filmmaker:
  • Student Project:
Director - Angela Akanbi
Director Statement

Angela Akanbi has worked on thought provoking film projects in the past ranging from ‘Arsenal moving on’ a documentary made in partnership with CSV Media and Arsenal Football club, and even interviewed the MP for Islington north and labour leader Jeremy Corbyn. It was after this project Angela completed an access course in Media production and communication, where she directed a short documentary entitled ‘Why me’ the cycle of bullying from one generation to another. Angela teamed up with 4DeuceFilms for a short documentary entitled ‘Ricky Simmonds’ a day in a life of a DJ / music producer. working with the producer on ‘Being Kurdy’ and ‘Please don’t cut the flowers’ Angela wants to continue to produce thought Provoking material in future. Angela is currently a pursuing a BA Film and Broadcast production degree at London metropolitan university.