Songs From The Shipyards

Port of Tyne / Tyneside Cinema

Documentary / Music / 60 mins, 2011-2012



Extensive tour with The Unthanks during 2012, including:
Mitchell Library, Glasgow
Tyneside Cinema, Newcastle upon Tyne
Ropery Hall, Barton upon Humber
Forum, Barrow in Furness
The Arc, Stockton on Tees
The Mac, Belfast
The Pavillion, Dublin
The New Continental, Preston
Gorilla, Manchester
Southbank Centre, London
RSC Courtyard Theatre, Stratford upon Avon
Harbour Lights Picture House. Southampton
St George’s, Bristol
De La Warr Pavilion, Bexhill
Liverpool Epstein Theatre, Liverpool
Cork Opera House, Cork

Sheffield DocFest, 2013


Main Credits


Tyneside Cinema presents

In partnership with the BFI National Archive, BBC and the Northern Region Film and Television Archive

Sponsored by Port of Tyne

The Unthanks and Richard Fenwick

Songs from the Shipyards


Soundtrack created, arranged and performed by The Unthanks

The Unthanks are:
Rachel Unthank
Becky Unthank
Adrian McNally
Niopha Keegan
Chris Price


Archive material arranged and edited by Richard Fenwick


Producer: Holli McGuire
Executive Producer: Mark Dobson

Company Info


Funded by:
The Sir James Knott Trust, Northern Film and Media and Arts Council England

Sponsored by:
Port of Tyne

A Tyneside Cinema Production MMXI