Farming is a hugely affecting tale about race and identity, and marks the directorial debut for actor Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, adapting his very own life experiences into this profound piece of cinema. Casting newcomer Damson Idris as a younger self, we had the pleasure in Toronto (last year!) of sitting down with the talented duo to discuss this hugely personal, and challenging production.

Watch our interview with Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje here:

Watch our interview with Damson Idris here:


A young Nigerian boy, `farmed out’ by his parents to a white British family in the hope of a better future, instead becomes the feared leader of a white skinhead gang.

Farming is released in cinemas on October 11th