Sunderland: The Jewel in the Cap (1994)

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    United Kingdom

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    Non Fiction

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  • The Jewel in the Cap


Filmed from 1989-1993, immediately following the closure of the shipyards, follows corporate attemps to regenerate the region. The story is set against three local teenagers leaving school. Looks at the impact of the Nissan car factory, the development of Tyne & Wear's Development Corporation Scheme and Sunderland's acquisition of City status.

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