The directorial debut of Idris Elba, Yardie is set in '70s Kingston and '80s Hackney, and centres on the life of a young Jamaican man named D (Ameen), who has never fully recovered from losing his older brother Jerry in a gang shooting.
Growing up under the wing of Kingston crimelord King Fox, D is sent to London on a drug-running mission, where he reconnects with his childhood sweetheart, Yvonne.
Tempted to abandon his life of crime D’s plans are thrown into chaos when he encounters the man who shot his brother 10 years earlier, and embarks on a bloody, explosive quest for retribution.
Dir: Idris Elba
Cast: Aml Ameen, Stephen Graham
UK 2018, 102mins