City Of Spades
Biyi Bandele's adaptation of his kaleidoscopic novel set in 50s LONDON.
Nigerian immigrant Johnny finds himself caught up in the new ethnic subculture.
|SP||20010428||Biyi Bandele's adaptation of Colin MacInnes' kaleidoscopic novel set in 50s LONDON.|
Newly arrived from Nigeria, 19-year-old Johnny Fortune is soon caught up in the exuberant new black subculture, a world which holds an irresistible fascination for liberal welfare officer Montgomery Pew.
With Chiwetel Ejiofor, Raymond Coulthard, Ray Fearon and Clare Corbett.
Directed by Toby Swift