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International BFI Admits To Systemic Racism & Vows To Improve After Mishandling Filmmaker’s Discrimination Complaint

One of the UK’s most powerful movie funding bodies made the admission to Faisal A Qureshi, a scriptwriter, producer and researcher of color whose credits include ‘Four Lions’ and ‘Leaving Neverland,’ after apologizing for how it handled his long-running complaint. British Film Institute is making changes to its complaints procedures and commits to anti-racism soul-searching after he went on record for the first time to detail his experience.

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