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Destiny Ekaragha

b. 1982, London, England

Films:

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Gone Too Far! (2013)

Synopsis: This comedy set in London follows two estranged brothers as they meet for the first time and struggle to accept each other over the course of a single day.  Yemi can’t wait for his big brother to join him on the estate in Peckham  — but when Ikudayisi arrives from Nigeria wearing socks and sandals, Yemi questions both his judgement and his African heritage. A day on the estate filled with danger and excitement teaches both of them the values of family and self respect. Based on Bola Agbaje’s 2007 award-winning play.


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Chance Meeting (2013)

Synopsis: This short, commissioned by the BFI, follows what happens after two strangers run into each other on the street.


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Rogue (2012) (co-director with Katy Milner)

Synopsis: Two Police Community Support Officers, Geoff and Cedric, believe that they have found the root of crime.


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A Bloody Muddle (2011)

Synopsis: Comic short about a man and a woman who switch shirts after he accidentally flings his nosebleed blood onto her.


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The Park (2009)

Synopsis: The Park is a coming-of-age tale which sharply observes teenage relationships with humor and empathy.


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Tight Jeans (2008) 

Synopsis: This short focuses on three black teenagers who dive into a heated discussion about race and culture upon seeing a young white man walk by wearing — you guessed it — tight jeans. 

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