Northern Voices Our North at Storyhouse
The Young Programmers Team at Storyhouse have responded to the inaugural Our North core programme and, inspired by the theme of "Northern voices", have curated a line-up of films that presents the North from their own perspective.
Their choices reflect the enduring appeal of the North's musical sub-cultures for local young people - Ian Curtis biopic, Control and scene history, Northern Soul both feature - and showcase a spectrum of coming-of-age stories, from the cautionary to the cathartic. Our North's 2018 focus on Northern writers is neatly expressed in a screening of Educating Rita, the story of a young working class woman from Liverpool who heads to university to study literature, which will be accompanied by a discussion with emerging writers Danielle Jawando, James Rice and Ian Walker.
- Millions - Sunday, 5 August @ 11:00am
- Control - Wednesday, 8 August @ 8:30pm
- Rita, Sue and Bob Too - Wednesday 15 August @ 8:30pm
- Of Time and the City - Sunday, 19 August @ 1:15pm
- Educating Rita - Wednesday, 22 August @ 6:15pm
- Northern Soul - Wednesday, 29 August @ 8:30pm