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Pride Synopsis

It’s the summer of 1984 – Margaret Thatcher is in power and the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) is on strike. At the Gay Pride March in London, a group of gay and lesbian activists decides to raise money to support the families of the striking miners. But there is a problem. The Union seems embarrassed to receive their support. 

But the activists are not deterred. They decide to ignore the Union and go direct to the miners. They identify a mining village in deepest Wales and set off in a mini bus to make their donation in person. And so begins the extraordinary story of two seemingly alien communities who form a surprising and ultimately triumphant partnership.

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  • Credits
    • Starring:
      Ben Schnetzer, George MacKay, Bill Nighy, Imelda Staunton, Dominic West, Paddy Considine, Joseph Gilgun
    • Director:
      Matthew Warchus
    • Producers:
      David Livingstone
    • Screenplay:
      Stephen Beresford
    • Executive Producers:
      Cameron McCracken, Christine Langan, Natascha Wharton
    • Distributor
    • Sales Agent:
      Pathé International
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  • Release Dates
    • Released
      September 12th 2014

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