Bronze Woman (A Short Film By Community Roots)


First public monument of a black woman in England, the realised vision of educator, author, musician, poetess and community activist Cecile Nobrega, 1919 — 2013.

A short film by Community Roots

Filmed & Edited by Oslerbec Dindo
Directed By Oslerbec Dindo, Shem Lawrence & John Mayford
Produced By Shem Lawrence
Music By Blackmale Beats

The Bronze Woman Monument was brought to fruition by Cecile Nobrega, The Bronze Woman Committee, Presentation Housing and Olmec.

Olmec is a BME led social enterprise that champions race equality through economic and social justice, and runs practical programmes designed to empower individual and communities facing disadvantage and act as a catalyst for positive social change.
Olmec continues the legacy of Bronze Woman with annual readings, workshops and community projects.

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