Thanks For Coming deals with the mistreatment of the Windrush Generation that was highlighted in the news in 2018. This scandal speaks of a growing attitude towards immigrants in our country and asks the question: What is it that makes someone British?
Thanks For Coming, a film directed by Daisy Jones, a winner of And Now What? Film Fund Film Fund 2019.
Daisy Jones is a multi-media artist based in London. Her work is currently made in response to the representation of race and gender within contemporary culture. Inspired by artists such as Samuel Fosso and Carrie Mae Weems, she aims to use deadpan humour as a tool to approach difficult subject matter.
The And Now What? Film Fund aims to support a creative and innovative approach to presenting socially relevant films by emerging filmmakers with a story to tell that are entertaining, enlivening and inspiring for audiences.
Read more about Daisy’s experience of the process here: https://www.roundhouse.org.uk/blog/2019/11/and-now-what-film-fund-directors-blog-daisy-jones/