Mugabe and the White African

Arturi Films produced the award winning cinema film Mugabe and the White African which was Oscar short listed and Nominated for an Emmy and a BAFTA Award. It won a British Independent Film Award, a Grierson Award, and a Prix Italia, among many others.

The film is a compelling account of the struggle of Mike Campbell and his family to retain their farm in the face of escalating threats and violence from Robert Mugabe’s thugs.

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For more details on the film and how it was made please go to the film’s own website


For details of the family’s continuing work for justice for all people in Zimbabwe please go to

David Pearson

Writer and Director David Pearson on Directors UK Inspire scheme 2018 for The Lock Inn. Rebooting after  pre-production with FoR Films disrupted by Covid. David is currently completing Last Kings Of Soho for Storyspring.


Producer, Elizabeth M Hemlock launched new feature project, Counter Measures in 2017. In development along with other projects 2024.