Born and bred in Rotterdam, Kenny Gomes is a Cape Verdean spoken word artist. With his poetry he opens up themes such as addiction, fear and loneliness. By looking at himself and sharing his own experiences and thoughts with the world, he shows that there is strength in vulnerability Running time: 6 mins, 41 secs This film is presented as part of our MINDSCAPES project: WELCOME TO MY WORLD. Four film-makers, two from Manchester and two from Rotterdam, explore the neighbourhoods they grew up in and the streets where they live now. Developed with Theater Zuidplein in Rotterdam, these four thought-provoking short films reveal the barriers and inequalities encountered in the places we call home.  FIND OUT MORE ABOUT MINDSCAPES Credits Jason Crouch – Digital Producer Mel Rashbrooke – Stage Manager BySaliano – Video for Kenny Gomes Y.M.P. – Producer for Kenny Gomes