Halifax Film Society presents an evening of short local films at The Playhouse on Sunday 21 October at 7:30 pm.
Programme to include (amongst others):
We of the West Riding (1945)
Screenplay by Phyllis Bentley and directed by Ken Annakin, exploring the daily life of a large family in Yorkshire, this film shows their work at the textile mills and their varied leisure pursuits.
Owe Bit Bog Oil (1963-64)
A film by Yorkshire filmmaker Eric Hall and with a commentary in Yorkshire dialect about the local game of knurl and spell.
Trailing Dirt (2011)
Filmed in Heptonstall and directed by Richard Cousins, a story of the bond between two boys in the 1980’s, pushed by the need to create something beautiful in their down-trodden world.
Tickets £5/£4 available at the door