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Remake a Take – Great Exhibition of the North

August 11 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until September 9, 2018

An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Saturday, repeating until September 9, 2018

The North and its landscapes have inspired generations of audiences and filmmakers alike. Remake a Take will give visitors to the Great Exhibition of the North 2018 a whole host of playful opportunities to celebrate Northern film and television culture.

Step inside the movies with this series of playful opportunities celebrating amazing films made in the North.

From Blade Runner to Brief Encounter, the North has inspired generations of audiences and filmmakers. Get behind the scenes of these famous films with a host of hands-on activities.

Follow the Remake a Take movie trail to hunt out a series of interactive film stills featuring scenes from the likes of Get Carter, Billy Elliot and 24 Hour Party People.

Spot the shot! Discover where all your favourite Northern film and television programmes were shot. Then grab your mobile and have a go at remaking classic movie scenes.

The Venues and Films

Atonement, Joe Wright, 2007
Newcastle Cathedral Church of St Nicholas

Brief Encounter, David Lean, 1945
Newcastle Central Station

Kes, Ken Loach, 1945
High Friar Lane, Tyneside Cinema

Blade Runner, Ridley Scott, 1982
Discovery Museum Cafe

A Northern Kiss
Dance City

Get Carter, Mike Hodges, 1971
Times Square

Educating Rita, Lewis Gilbert, 1983
Newcastle University

24 Hour Party People, Michael Winterbottom, 2000
Sage Gateshead

Billy Elliot, Stephen Daldry, 2001
Live Theatre Garden

Chicken Run, Nick Park, Peter Lord, 2000
Ouseburn Farm

Free, no tickets required

June 22, 2018 – September 9, 2018

Northern Film and Media are based in Gateshead.
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