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Steel screenings across the UK

In February 2013 the BFI National Archive will present This Working Life: Steel, showcasing rarely seen films of our industrial heritage through a major cinema screening programme in London and nationwide.

Launching at BFI Southbank, London, on 5 February, film screenings and events will also take place at Sheffield Showroom, Glasgow Film Theatre, Tyneside Cinema, Newcastle and Chapter Cinema, Cardiff. Steel is the final strand of This Working Life, a three-part BFI project comprising King Coal (September 2009) and Tales from the Shipyard (February 2011).

Confirmed screening details

Sheffield Showroom
Saturday 23 February: A Century of Steelmaking on film (+ further programmes throughout the year)

Glasgow Film Theatre
Monday 11 March: Steel / The Big Mill / River of Steel
Monday 25 March: A Question of Leadership / Men of Corby

Chapter Cinema, Cardiff
Sunday 3 March: Men of Steel + short
Sunday 10 March: Hard Steel + short
Tuesday 12 March: Hard Steel + short
Sunday 17 March: Wings of Mystery + short
Tuesday 19 March: Wings of Mystery + short
Sunday 24 March: Steel + Steel in South Wales + Ingot Pictorial No 27
Tuesday 26 March: Steel + Steel in South Wales + Ingot Pictorial No 27
Sunday 31 March: Ships, Planes and Automobiles (4 titles)
Tuesday 2 April: Ships, Planes and Automobiles (4 titles)

Tyneside Cinema, Newcastle
Sunday 17 March: North by North East programme
Sunday 24 March: Ships, Planes and Automobiles (4 titles)
Sunday 31 March: Men of Steel + short
Sunday 7 April: The Joy of Steel / Steel (1945) / Stone into Steel (1961) British Steel / Teeth of Steel (1942)

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