Cocoa Magazine presents The Woman King plus intro by Cocoa Magazine founder, Serlina Boyd
Cocoa Girl is the UK’s first magazine celebrating Black girls and giving Black children a strong sense of community and a platform to embrace and engage with Black culture.
The Woman King is the remarkable story of the Agojie, the all-female unit of warriors who protected the African Kingdom of Dahomey in the 1800s with skills and a fierceness unlike anything the world has ever seen. Inspired by true events, The Woman King follows the emotionally epic journey of General Nanisca (Oscar®-winner Viola Davis) as she trains the next generation of recruits and readies them for battle against an enemy determined to destroy their way of life. Some things are worth fighting for…
This screening is presented in partnership with Dark Matter.