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Do You Own The Dancefloor? Plus filmmaker Q&A and after-party

In 1998 the Hacienda closed, our story begins there. After the demolition, came the auction of the parts of the club. The bits of one of the most iconic nightclubs in history were then dissipated to various parts of the globe. 

Do you own the dancefloor tells the story of the auction, and about what happened to the bits of the club. It’s a film about people, obsessions and about what made people describe a moment in their life as being when the ‘stars aligned.’

The film features people from the club’s history including: Liam Gallagher, and hacienda DJs Mike Pickering, Dave Haslam and Graeme Park, as well as many ex-club goers who went to the club to dance or to see the next band that everyone was talking about.

This screening will be followed by a live Q&A with director Chris Hughes as well as Dave Haslam, author and former Hacienda DJ. This will then be followed by a Hacienda-inspired after-party.  

After the screening there will also be the first chance anywhere in the world to buy a DVD of the film, some of which will contain a limited edition signed print by Ben Kelly (designer of the Hacienda).

Director Chris Hughes will be giving all his profits to Cancer Research UK.


Event Information

Running Time: 1hr 30mins

BBFC Advice: 15

Director(s): Chris Hughes

Country of Origin: UK

Year of release:

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