How to Watch Babylon 1980 Online in The UK

Released: 1980

Rated: N/A

7.4/10

Updated: 12th Apr, 2021
Genres: Drama
Director: Franco Rosso

The cast of Babylon

David N. Haynes, Trevor Laird, Victor Romero Evans, Brian Bovell

What is Babylon about?

Babylon follows the story of David, a working class musician and black man in South East London. By day he works as a mechanic, at night David is a Mic controller at a local dance hall. The film centers around the racial divide of London in the 80's, the lack of opportunities available to black people and poverty. David loses his job, gets beaten up and charged by the police, forcing him to go on the run. Then breaking up with his girlfriend, all of his frustrations culminate in the stabbing of a racist neighbour.

Where to watch Babylon


Streaming on Amazon BFI Player

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