Whilst the nation was stuck under lockdown, Anthony Vander’s short film,
Finale, refused to be. The film follows two sisters trying to get out of a creative
With the coronavirus pandemic primarily marked by periods of collective
distress and major disruptions to daily life, Vander chooses to focus on the
monotony and stillness that has similarly become a significant symptom of the socially debilitating crisis...
BFI Network x BAFTA Crew
Anthony Vander is part of the BFI NETWORK x BAFTA Crew 2021 cohort
as a filmmaker.
BFI NETWORK x BAFTA Crew is our year-long development programme and community, delivered by BAFTA in partnership with BFI NETWORK, and supported by National Lottery funding.
On 19th September 2020 We Are Parable presented a collection of exceptional short films from emerging and established Black British filmmakers.
Included in the line up was Anthony Vander’s short film ’Spar’.
WHO WE ARE
Who We Are. is a week-long series of online events and film programmes designed to celebrate and spark debate around black British film, programmed by award-winning film exhibition company We Are Parable in collaboration with BFI.
Filmmakers Nosa Eke, Tomisin Adepeju, Stephan Pierre Mitchell and Anthony Vander give advice to creatives trying to get their first project seen or made.