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The Spirit of ‘45 Day announced for Sheffield Doc/Fest

May 8th, 2013

We are very excited to announce Spirit of '45 Day as part of the 2013 Sheffield Doc/Fest programme. Our recent Ken Loach documentary will be screened as part of a special event on Saturday June 15th, with events planned all day to tie in to the films themes.

The event will be held at Queen's Social Club from 2pm-1am and will include film screenings, live music and poetry, including:

• A screening of the The Spirit of '45
• Live score for John Grierson’s 1929 silent documentary Drifters, performed by beatboxer Jason Singh
• A performance from English teacher turned rap battler and poet Mark Grist
• Live music from Manchester trio Age of Glass  and acoustic singer-songwriter Leonie Evans
• Poetry from Gav Roberts
• Film installations by Exploding Cinema
• Footage from the BFI steel archive
• DJ sets from Jack Opus and Now Then DJs

For more information see the facebook event. If you cant make it along then order your copy of the film on DVD here

Find out more about the film at www.thespiritof45.com and give the film a follow on Twitter or a like on Facebook for more updates: