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'71 follows the story of Gary Hook, a young British soldier who gets separated from his unit following a riot on the streets of Belfast in 1971.

How was Uni-versalEXTRAS involved?

Uni-versalEXTRAS was an extras agency for the '71 feature film which is set in Northern Ireland. The production was actually mostly filmed across England with Uni-versalEXTRAS supplying extras and SAs in Blackburn, Liverpool and Sheffield. 

In addition to standard Supporting Artistes, the company also supplied a double for Jack O'Connell who plays the lead part in the film.

When watching '71, keep your eyes peeled for...

Soldiers, Rioters, Menacing Bystanders

Production Details

Director: Yann Demange
Cast: Jack O'Connell, Sam Reid, Sean Harris
Production Company: Crab Apple Films, Warp Films
Year of Release: 2014
Filming location(s): Multiple UK Locations


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