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Programme 2019

Aaron Dunleavy – Community Clothing

Dates: Thursday 3rd October – Sunday 3rd November

Opening times: Wednesday to Sunday, 12 – 4.45pm

Venue: Blackburn Museum & Art Gallery

Entry: Free, no need to book

A new film collaboration between this award winning young film maker and designer Patrick Grant’s social enterprise Community Clothing, uncovering the lives of Blackburn’s textile factory workers from Cookson & Clegg and the lives of their families. Aaron Dunleavy is a filmmaker from Blackburn. His debut student short, Throw Me to the Dogs, won 10 awards on the festival circuit, with praise from Academy Award winning director Danny Boyle, screening at some of the most prestigious BAFTA and Oscar® qualifying festivals around the world.