Yardie, co-written by Brock Norman Brock, has its UK premiere on Tuesday 21st August 2018 at the BFI Southbank.
Yardie, adapted from Victor Headley's novel of the same name, is Idris Elba's directorial debut. Set across the '70s in Kingston and the '80s in Hackney, Yardie follows D, a Jamaican man who has never quite recovered from the murder of his brother. The film stars Aml Ameen, Stephen Graham, Fraser James and Shantol Jackson.
Brock also wrote the cult film BRONSON starring Tom Hardy and is currently adapting Misha Glenny’s book, NEMESIS as a feature for Raw and Focus Features and writing the film FROM HERE TO ALBION for Participant.
Watch the trailer for Yardie here.