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Menelik Shabazz (1954–2021)

Menelik Shabazz was an award-winning film director, producer, and writer. Born in St. John, Barbados in 1954, he arrived in the UK at age six. From an early age, he watched mobile cinema in his village in Barbados, but didn't entertain the idea of making films until age 18. This was when he was introduced to the first portable video technology ... See full bio »

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(age 67) in Zimbabwe

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(1981)
(2019)
(1977)
Looking for Love Director
(2015)

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 2019 Pharaohs Unveiled (Documentary)
 2015 Looking for Love (Documentary)
 2011 The Story of Lovers Rock (Documentary)
 1982 Blood Ah Goh Run (Short)
 1977 Step Forward Youth (Short)
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