The Peterloo Massacre For Mike Leigh’s Next Film
Apr23

The Peterloo Massacre For Mike Leigh’s Next Film

Mike Leigh’s next project will look at Peterloo – the infamous 1819 massacre by government forces at a peaceful pro-democracy rally at St Peter’s Field in Manchester, when 700 working people were injured, and 18 killed. The film, which will shoot in 2017, will reunite the writer-director with his regular team of collaborators from Thin Man Films, headed by producer Georgina Lowe and cinematographer Dick Pope, recent...

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