A Northern Soul

"A great work of radical empathy” – Charlie Phillips / The Guardian

“Stunning work” – Rhiannon Topham / Reel Steel

2018. Sean McAllister returns to his hometown, Hull, as curator of its’ UK City of Culture opening. Back living with his 90-year-old parents and reflecting on changes to a city hit by cuts in public spending and divided by Brexit, Sean is drawn to the fringes of town where he encounters Steve – a struggling warehouse worker with a dream.


Peter Bradshaw has A Northern Soul in his Top-10 Documentaries of 2018.