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Greatham Creek, A Biography of Community and Landscape
Filmmaker, Warren Harrison, captures the memories and experiences of people who grew up as part of a unique community at Creetham Creek, a salt-marsh near Hartlepool in the Tees Valley, North East England. The Creek documentary film explores this lost community that thrived for 80 years in self-built cabins and boat-houses in the estuary The research and film into this lost fishing community celebrates the importance of landscape to a community, through interviews and historical and contemporary landscape imagery.
The film was shown as part of LRG’s Landscape and Goodness event held in December 2020.