Screening of Belle for London Tour Guides

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EuroScreen lead partner Film London reached out to London Blue Badge Guides to promote the idea of using filming locations and on screen stories for guided

Over 60 London Guides were invited to hear all about EuroScreen. A case study was presented by Harvey Edgington from the National Trust. The National Trust hosts numerous productions on heritage sites and NT land. In many cases, the Trust registers an increase in visitor numbers to properties who featured in films.

The presentations were followed by the screening of the film Belle by Amma Asante, inspired by the true story of Dido Elizabeth Belle, a mixed race daughter of a Royal Naval Admiral who is raised by her Uncle in Kenwood House, London.