Thursday 19 November, 5.30pm – 7.30pm
Join the UK premiere of an exciting new dramatised documentary about the rebels, radicals and reformers exiled as convicts to Australia. Featuring an original folk-punk soundtrack performed by Billy Bragg, Mick Thomas and Lisa O’Neill. Based on the book by Dr Tony Moore, Death or Liberty tells the story of political prisoners convicted in Ireland, England, Wales and Canada and transported to the fatal shore in chains.
Screening followed by panel discussion with director Keith Farrell, author Dr Tony Moore and third speaker TBA. Part of Parliament Week 2015 and the Salford International Media Festival.
Suitable for adults and children 10 years and over with parental guidance
Booking required via Eventbrite – http://deathorliberty.eventbrite.co.uk
For further information, please contact the museum on 0161 838 9190 or firstname.lastname@example.org