The Ballad Of Olive Morris is a short film based on real life events that took place in the South London neighbourhood of Brixton in 1969. 17 year old Olive Morris gets violently caught up in an incident of police brutality as she intervenes to help a Nigerian diplomat being wrongly arrested for stealing his own car.
Currently on the festival circuit – private link on request
Written, Directed and Produced by Alex Kayode-Kay
Cinematography by Shaka Agina
Edited by Michal Zak