With All the Will in the World

2018 (12 mins)

In 1988, the last shipyard in Sunderland closes, ending 600 years of tradition. Thirty years later, amidst the biggest regeneration project in the city’s history, a £133 million bridge is built in its place. Has the city recovered and is there a future on the Wear? A reflection on history and hope as told by the shipbuilders themselves.

Official Selection: Aesthetica Short Film Festival 2018; Filmschoolfest Munich 2018; ISFVF of Beijing Film Academy 2018; Belgrade International Festival of Student Film 2018; CILECT Prize 2019; NAHEMI Eat Our Shorts 2019; Learning on Screen Awards 2019; Sunderland Shorts Film Festival 2019.