The festival in commemoration of Wilfred Owen will run for a number of weeks in the months of October and November 2018. The principal festival period will run from the 1st until the 11th of November.
Below you will find all events that will be held during this period, starting in October. If you wish to navigate between months then please follow the link at the top of the calendar.
For more information about a particular event please click on the event to view a detailed information page.
The Burying Party – Shropshire WW1 Film Festival
November 10th @ 1:00 pm£4.00
The Burying Party – a Film by Richard Weston
On 4th November 2018, the 100th anniversary of Wilfred Owen’s death, Sine Wave Media will release The Burying Party, The film directed by Richard Weston which will focus on Owen’s eventful final year where he befriended his literary contemporaries, gained the Military Cross and eventually perished at a canalside near Ors.
The Burying Party focuses on a fascinating final year for Owen, meeting such literary heavyweights as Robbie Ross, Charles Scott Moncrieff, Robert Graves and of course, his mentor, Siegfried Sassoon.
The Film will be followed by a question and answer session with the some of the cast.