Notes: 'Shadowplayers' is a feature-length documentary tracing the early history of iconic Manchester record label Factory Records between 1978 and 1981. The film was made by director James Nice. The facts and fictions are explored through candid interviews with 22 key participants, including Tony Wilson (founder) and Peter Savelle (designer), as well as musicians including Peter Hook (Joy Division/New Order), Vini Reilly (Durutti Column), Simon Topping and Martin Moscrop (A Certain Ratio), Chris Watson (Cabaret Voltaire) and Howard Devoto (Buzzcocks/Magazine). Other interviews include members of Section 25, Crispy Ambulance, The Names, Minny Pops, Swamp Children and Thick Pigeon. The film runs for more than 2 hours and covers subjects such as The Factory Club, sleeve art and design, Martin Hannett and more.