An exclusive preview of Sophie Fiennes’ highly anticipated new film Grace Jones : Bloodlight and Bami takes the viewer on an intimate and electrifying journey that moves between four cinematic layers – performance, family, artist and gypsy – exploring the fascinating world of this pop cultural phenomenon.
Here we see her behind the mask as a daughter, mother, sister and grandmother, alongside taking to the stage for a specially commissioned performance featuring legendary hits including Pull Up to the Bumper and Slave to the Rhythm showcased in full. Larger than life, bordering on cartoon, wild, scary and androgynous – Grace Jones plays all these parts.
The film is followed by Grace Jones and Friends Live – broadcast from BFI Southbank, London.
This is a discussion of Grace’s life and work with some of her closest collaborators from the worlds of music, fashion, art and film;
This promises to be a thrilling and enlightening evening delving into the world of an inimitable icon in all her forms and guises.
READ more about the film and live broadcast here
“Bold. Loud. Chaotic. Sexy.”
“The film…takes a step back, breathes, and allows us to appreciate the reality of the artist in her most candid moments”