A Q+A with the makers of the acclaimed film, 'Queen of Glory', coming to Watershed

A Q+A with the makers of the acclaimed film, 'Queen of Glory', coming to Watershed

Posted on: 22 Aug 2022

Get unique insight into the story and production of an acclaimed film from its writer, director and star and members of its crew.


A special screening of Nana Mensah’s ‘Queen of Glory’ is coming to Harbourside favourite Watershed this month, Saturday 27 August.


Following the 17:20 showing of the acclaimed film, a Q&A session with director and writer Mensah will take place, hosted by the award-winning film exhibition company, We Are Parable.


Find more information about this event and book tickets via Watershed’s website.



Nana Mensah’s ‘Queen of Glory’ (2021) is a charming comedy about a Ghanaian-American woman's life that is thrown into disarray when she inherits her mother's Christian bookshop.


Finding herself back in her childhood home of the Bronx trying to arrange a funeral for her mother and get rid of her bookshop, she begins to re-evaluate her life whilst regaining a connection to her culture.


Multi-faceted talent Nana Mensah writes, directs and stars in this movie - A heartfelt story of grief, belonging, and self-discovery that breathes new life into the tropes of millennial comedy.


‘Queen of Glory’ will be screened from Friday 26 August until Sunday 4 September 2022 at Watershed, but a special showing will take place on Saturday 27 August.


After the 17:20 screening, a Q+A with Mensah herself and members of the film’s crew will take place, giving you, the audience, a rare and special window into this story and the movie’s production.


This event comes courtesy of We Are Parable – an organisation providing truly unique cinema experiences.


More information and tickets for this event can be found via Watershed’s website.

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George Boyle



George is a journalism graduate and writer passionate about music and culture. Get in touch via email at george@365bristol.com