Emmanuel Anyiam-Osigwe MBE

Emmanuel Anyiam-Osigwe launched the British Urban Film Festival (BUFF) 14years ago to promote black directors, actors and screenplays – building on work he started while making and promoting film as a student in Ealing.

In 2019 he was recognised in the New Year’s honours list with an MBE for ‘services to the Black and minority ethnic film industry’.