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I'm British But... (1990)

Summary from Canadian distributor, Mongrel Media: "I'm British but... uncovers a defiant popular culture, part Asian, part British, against a backdrop of fading English nationalism. The ... See full summary »

Director:

Gurinder Chadha

Writer:

Gurinder Chadha

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Cast

Credited cast:
Neetinder Boparai Neetinder Boparai
Apala Chowdhury Apala Chowdhury
Michael Khan Michael Khan
Jabeen Mohammed Jabeen Mohammed
Ramesh Rana Ramesh Rana
San-j Sanj San-j Sanj ... Himself - X-Zecutive Soundz (as San-J)
Haroon Shamsher Haroon Shamsher ... Himself - Joi Bangla Sound (as Haroon)
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Summary from Canadian distributor, Mongrel Media: "I'm British but... uncovers a defiant popular culture, part Asian, part British, against a backdrop of fading English nationalism. The rhythms of Bhangra and Bangla music set the pace for this lively collage of interviews with British Asian youth. Mixing archival footage with present day street scenes of Asians in England, this film chronicles the role of race and cultural identity in the formation of modern day British society. I'm British but... is an engaging critique of nationalisms of any sort and a celebration of cultural diversity and hybridity." Written by whatsaligger

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

16 July 1990 (UK) See more »

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Bhabhi Nachle
Performed by Shava Shava
Multitone Records/Savera
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