Shaft

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Mural of Shaft,  Tib Street substation,  Manchester,  January 2017

In late 2016, BFI explored the history and celebrated the talents of black stars in tv and film.

The Sheffield born and bred street artist, Pawski, has highlighted the American actor Richard Roundtree.  This black star first achieved fame for his portrayal of the private detective John Shaft in the 1971 film Shaft.

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aDSC_0636_ppCopyright Debbie Smyth, 20 February 2017

 

Part of Monday Mural

 

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