Pageant Night / Dr Simpo's Animation Awards

Thu, 26/05/2016 - 6:30pm

Pupils from Kirkroyd J&I school have been engaged in local and oral histories and creative activities for a new arts project directed by Dr Heather Norris-Nicolson and funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund. Based on newly discovered films of the 1930s pageants in New Mill, the night will premier Tim Copsey’s film, Pageant Tales (UK 2016, 25mins), and live music from Barry Russell. Followed by the best of the week’s animation workshops and the winners of Red Ledge’s Animals of Holmfirth competition.