Check out this week’s recommended content:

The Encounter

Produced by Film 4 Productions, Raw and Amazon Studios – Riz Ahmed stars in a sci-fi thriller directed by Michael Pearce from a screenplay by Pearce and Joe Barton about two brothers who embark on a journey with their father, who is trying to protect them from an alien threat.

Race Around Britain

Produced by Munz Made It and Expectation Entertainment – A new YouTube Originals series in which Munya Chawawa looks at the topic of race. Munya will explore the black experience and culture in the farthest-flung corners of the UK in the hope of discovering that it’s not racism and prejudice that divides us but a lack of cultural education and exposure.

On each leg of his journey around the UK, he will use his satirical expertise and quick-witted character comedy to have real conversations with different communities about race in Britain today.

BMF

Produced by EFO Films, G Unit and Lionsgate Television – Executive Produced by Curtis Jackson (50 Cent). Set against the backdrop of 1980s Detroit, Michigan, BMF tells the story of the real-life Flenory family. Inspired by the true story of two brothers who rose from the decaying streets of southwest Detroit in the late 1980s and gave birth to one of the most influential crime families in this country.