Holmfirth Film Festival, Miners Hymns - May 2014

'The cause of labour is the hope of the world'

As part of the Holmfirth film festival empty_ was turned into a cinema. This highly aclaimed documentary presents a reworking of footage of the once strong Durham mining communities. Using just a musical soundtrack it charts the rise and fall of this huge industry without glamour or sentiment . Miners Hymns by Johann Johannsson was shown throughout the day.