Writer and Director: Mike Leigh
Producer: Georgina Lowe
Executive Producer: Gail Egan
DOP: Dick Pope
Production Designer: Suzie Davies
Costume Designer: Jacqueline Durran
Hair and Make Up: Christine Blundell
Editor: Jon Gregory
Music: Gary Yershon
Cast: Maxine Peake, Rory Kinnear
Amazon Studios is co-financier and US distributor, with additional finance coming from the BFI, Film4 and Lipsync.
The story of the infamous 1819 massacre by government forces at a peaceful pro-democracy rally at St Peter's Field in Manchester, when 700 working people were injured, and 15 killed, the film will shoot on location in the north-west and south-east of England until late August.