Rocks is a 2019 British coming-of-age drama film directed by Sarah Gavron. The film stars Bukky Bakray as Olushola, nicknamed “Rocks”, a Black British teenage girl living in Hackney, London, whose single mother abandons her and her younger brother Emmanuel (D’angelou Osei Kissiedu), forcing them to try and avoid being taken into social services.
It was shot at the Rose Lipman, the De Beauviour Estate and the local Hackney area.
Photography Ian Kenneth Bird. Styling Flo Arnold
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