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Our North: A Season of Films Celebrating Northern-ness

Our North is Film Hub North’s annual season of film – a chance to explore Northern-ness, what it means to be Northern and how this is represented through the moving image.

For its inaugural edition, Our North focuses on the writers that have been instrumental in bringing Northern voices to wider audiences. The core programme features productions written by key Northern figures such as Jim Allen (Manchester), Shelagh Delaney (Salford), Andrea Dunbar (Bradford) and Barry Hines (South Yorkshire). Spanning television, short and feature filmmaking, and showcasing a variety of voice and genre, the programme offers plural visions of life in the region.

Screening with all of this filsm in this season will be film short Our North: Our Heritage

Our North: Our Heritage
Dir Various/GB 2018/3 mins
Our North: Our Heritage is a short film celebrating the North as captured on film over the past 120 years. The short film draws on content from North West, Yorkshire and the North East Film Archive collections and will screen before several films in the season.

Our North is presented by Film Hub North part of the BFI Film Audience Network awarding funds from The National Lottery. 

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