Made in Dagenham plus Q&A with writer William Ivory Cert. 15 Picture house at FACT

  • Released2010
  • Running time113 minutes
  • DirectorNigel Cole
  • CastJaime Winstone, Bob Hoskins, Miranda Richardson, Rosamund Pike, Sally Hawkins

In 1968 a group of female workers went on strike at the Ford Dagenham car plant over unequal rates of pay. Their protest made national news and gave huge impetus to the campaign for equal rights for women in the '70s, which successfully brought about the Sexual Discrimination Act of 1975.

Forty-two years later, Nigel Cole's (CALENDAR GIRLS) heartfelt dramatisation starring Sally Hawkins (HAPPY-GO-LUCKY) is a poignant reflection on British social reform with a breezy modern tone that evokes the Ealing style of humour. Following in the footsteps of social-realist films with a feel-good twist, such as BILLY ELLIOT and THE FULL MONTY, this is poised to be the next must-see British comedy, with the stellar ensemble cast giving the film an extra bite.

Previous
  • Thumb
  • Image
  • Image
  • Image
  • Image
  • William Ivory
Next

Film times

This film is no longer showing.

Ticket prices*

Get a FACT Membership and SAVE 10%

Weekends, weekday evenings from 5pm and bank holidays

Adults £9.50
Members £7.50
Student / Retired £8.50
Children £6.50
Family of 4 £28 (includes drink / popcorn for children)

Films before 5pm and all day Wednesday

Adults £8
Members £6
Concession £7
Child £5
Family of 4 £22 (includes drink / popcorn for children)

*For details about Films clubs rates, Special events and other concessions please view our ticket details page

You may also like

Image

The Good, The Bad, and the Ugly (Re)

The definitive spaghetti western, Sergio Leone's epic ending to the Dollars trilogy is a stunning, p...

Read more

Image

NT Encore: Frankenstein (Benedict Cumberbatch as Creature)

National Theatre Live’s thrilling broadcast of Frankenstein returns to cinemas for a limited time, d...

Read more

Smiling People

Volunteer at FACT

FACT is looking for people who are passionate about art and technology

Read more

FACT LED screen

Become a FACT Member

Get free tickets, plus 10% off tickets, food and drinks at FACT and beyond

On Twitter