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Based on the writer/director’s childhood, FARMING tells the story of a young Nigerian boy, ‘farmed out’ by his parents to a white British family in the hope of a better future. Instead, he becomes the feared leader of a white skinhead gang.
Farming is a 2018 British film written and directed by Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, based on his own childhood. The plot is about a child whose Yorubá parents give him to a white working-class family in London in the 1960s, and who grows up to join a white skinhead gang led by a white supremacist.
The film, which stars Damson Idris, Kate Beckinsale, John Dagleish, Jaime Winstone, Genevieve Nnaji, and Gugu Mbatha-Raw, wrapped production in 2017. It premiered at the 2018 Toronto International Film Festival on 8 September and won the Michael Powell Award at the 2019 Edinburgh Film Festival. The film was released by Lionsgate on October 11, 2019 in the UK and by eOne on October 25, 2019 in the US.
Director: Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje Writer: Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje Stars: Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Kate Beckinsale, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje | See full cast & crew »