Black Earth Rising: Launch Trailer



Author:
BBC
Publisher:
BBC
Publication Date:
10 August 2018
Tags:
Rwanda, Arts, Culture and Entertainment

John Goodman and Michaela Coel to star in BAFTA-winner Hugo Blick's thriller Black Earth Rising for BBC Two and BBC iPlayer. Black Earth Rising is a new international thriller about the prosecution of international war crimes and the West's relationship with contemporary Africa written, directed and produced by BAFTA-winner Hugo Blick (The Honourable Woman, The Shadow Line).


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