#BlackLove: 'Why representation matters'
Media playback is unsupported on your device
Video

#BlackLove: What Twitter hashtag really means

#BlackLove started online as a way for people to share positive images of black couples that many felt were missing in mainstream media.

The hashtag has since become an American documentary series, and has engaged many black people in a conversation about how representation of romantic relationships is important both on and offline.

Aji and Chanté are a young black British couple, and told us what it means to them.

Produced by Hanna Adan and Lola Mosanya

Filmed and edited by Lola Mosanya

  • 19 Aug 2018
Go to next video: British Asian families debate mixed race relationships