About the film
textile industry industrial unrest period drama political protest protestors georgian or regency era economic inequality luddites
Release Date: June 23, 1988
|Genres||:||Documentary, Drama, History|
|Production Companies||:||Thames Television|
|Producers||:||Taylor Downing, Julia Lisney|
In 1812 there were violent disturbances in Yorkshire when new machines were introduced into the wool industry. This film is an interpretation of those events made in the style of a documentary.