In November last year, Streatham Baptist Church hosted a screening of the feature documentary "After the Flood" with a Live Q&A panel after the film.
The Movement for Justice and Reconciliation presents '‘After the Flood: the church, slavery and reconciliation. This new feature documentary tells the story of the 18th-century Church's role in chattel slavery, its legacies and how we can reconcile this past, today. You can watch the trailer here and rent or buy the full film here.
The Live Q&A Panel was recorded and can be watch here.
PANEL MEMBERS FEATURED IN THE Q&A:
--Pastor Alton Bell (Author, Pastor and Chair of MJR)
--Rev Nathan McGuire (Associate Minister at SBC)
--Neil Charlton (Youth Worker, Youth Coach & Therapist)
--Adrian Lock (Founder, White Allies Network)
"Incredibly well made and watchable." Read the review in Christianity magazine.
"We can’t be the people of God unless we are willing to take a lead in terms of what it means to be fully human." Listen to an interview with film narrator Prof Robert Beckford.
"Powerful, insightful, thought provoking, educational, challenging, empowering and liberating." Revd Les Isaac, President, Ascension Trust.
"This film represents a watershed moment for the church.... I commend this film as a must watch for every person". Bishop Mike Royal, General Secretary, Churches Together In England.
"Beautifully made, powerful, moving and with real depth. I loved the emphasis on both justice and reconciliation" . Revd Prof David Wilkinson, ECLAS Director and Principal of St John's College, Durham University
More information about 'After the Flood' can he found here.