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12 November 2021


by Andrew MacGregor

Berwyn: “MIA” - 3 mins 38s

Berwyn's two mixtapes, 'DEMOTAPE/VEGA' and 'TAPE 2/FOMALHAUT', impressed with their candid observations about immigration, homelessness, and mental health problems. With new single 'MIA', the Trinidad-born, London-based singer commemorates those whose lives were cut short by violence.

As Berwyn traces the vicious cycles that trap friends and family ("I don't wanna see my cousin in that prison again/And I know he's only trappin' 'cause he's tryna make it happen"), directors Waxxwork deliver a sombre, urgent promo that takes a disturbing trip into the woods. A strong statement from the enigmatic duo.

Commissioner: Dan Millar
Film Production: Smuggler Ⓟ Ⓦ
Director: Waxxwork
Producer: Emma Jane Thompson
Executive Producer: Elizabeth Doonan
Cinematographer: Adam Singodia Ⓦ (WPA Ⓟ Ⓦ)

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