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Dark Matter: A History of the Afrofuture (BBC Four Sun 3 July 2022)



Examining how black artists around the world address the horrors of the past while imagining alternative futures, this documentary explores the science-fiction and fantastical influences on their work.

The doco examines the works of visionary musician Sun Ra, techno musicians Drexciya, visual artists Ellen Gallagher and Hew Locke, multidisciplinary artist Tavares Strachan, writer Ekow Eshun, and painter Kerry James Marshall.

Airdate: Sunday 3 July 2022 at 11.00pm on BBC Four.