The heritage film takes a geographical journey around the town, harbour and coastline of Wells-next-the-sea, merging 150 years of events and history into one day. Water Marks mixes archival and contemporary materials, with the the stories, perspectives and recollections of journalists, visitors and local residents.
The film was commissioned by Wells Maltings Trust and funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund and permanently on display at Wells Maltings, Wells-next-the-sea.
The film screened at Norwich Film Festival and Montreal International History Film Festival.
Sound by Peter Richards and Tracy Satchwill.
''The film is – quite frankly – stunning. You’ve not only captured the spirit of the brief, but have also created something that is hugely accessible, evocative, charming and beautiful. I can see our visitors being captivated and entertained hugely.’'
Simon Daykin, Director of Wells Maltings Trust
"An award winning piece. It is a funny, moving, creative, soulful piece and I am delighted to have had the opportunity to work with you.’'
Mary Blue Brady, Arts & Heritage Learning Manager of Wells Maltings Trust