Jenn Nkiru

British-Nigerian director Jenn Nkiru won the main Aesthetica Art Prize in 2019. The film Rebirth Is Necessary explores the magic and dynamism of Blackness past, present and future, screening before Black Panther London premiere of Black Panther at the BFI. Nkiru won the Voice of a Woman award at Cannes Film Festival, and her music video for Beyoncé and Jay-Z’s Apeshit is recognised worldwide. The film Black to Techno premiered at Frieze Los Angeles and has been shown at The Whitney Biennial, MOCA, Los Angeles, and Somerset House, London, where she is a resident.