star boy productions
The illegal things people do in order to become `legal`
Fake marriages, passport swaps, adoption, scam contracts, sugar mammas and internet relationships. Get your asylum-seeker status, 6-month card, 5-year card or even British nationality and passport. STAR BOY PRODUCTIONS is going to help you to stay in the country and eventually get on top. Using their combined years of experience, Junior, Aloys and Lateef are going to help you to make a better future for yourself.
In Star Boy Productions, 3 African migrants invite an audience into their world of clandestine survival tactics, explaining the lengths one can and must go to in order to remain in Europe. Star Boy Productions attempts to examine the psyche of African migrants in Europe attempting to create a better future for themselves.
Created by | Etuwe Bright Junior, Lateef Babatunde, Aloys Kwaakum, Ahilan Ratnamohan & Kristof Persyn
Light | Wouter Dupon
Co-production | Monty Kultuurfaktorij & CC Luchtbal
With support from | The Flemish Government, City of Antwerp & The Australia Council for the Arts
26,27 Sep 2014 Monty, Antwerp BE PREMIERE
2 Oct 2014 De Centrale, Ghent BE
21, 22 Jan 2015 Frascati, Amsterdam NL
17, 18 April 2015 Ehemalige Stummfilmkino, Berlin DE
3, 4 June 2015 Wildwuchs Festival/Roxy Basel CH 6 June 2015 Monty, Antwerp BE TRYOUT
11, 12 Sep 2015 Africa Utopia/Southbank Centre, London UK 5,6 May 2016 Week 53 Festival/The Lowry, Manchester UK 9-12 May 2016 Chat’s Palace, London UK