Inspired by the physical structure of Woodend Mill in Mossley, objects remaindered from its past use and the decay and deterioration wrought by passing time.
Shot frame by frame the film attempts to represent the passage of time and how the mill retains its beauty against the changes.
Audio from WARP & WEFT & WORDS oral history sound collage
Audio collected from interviews with people who worked in Mills in Mossley & the surrounding areas going back to 1923 presented alongside audio of the machinery they would have worked with.
Participants talking are:
Hannah Thomas
Elsie Broadbent
Edith Munns
Doris Robinson
Machinery featured:
Carding Machine
Power loom
Cotton Drawing Machine

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