Caught by the River

The Nettle Dress

8th February 2023

A feature documentary by Dylan Howitt, The Nettle Dress follows textile artist Allan Brown as he makes a dress by hand from the fibre of foraged stinging nettles over a period of 7 years. Watch the film’s trailer below.

The film is to be screened on the following dates:

1st March BATH Picturehouse + Q&A

5th March EASTBOURNE Towner + Q&A

6th March HAILSHAM Pavilion + Q&A

7th March HAILSHAM Pavilion

9th March BRIGHTON Duke of Yorks + Q&A

9th March EASTBOURNE Towner

12th March ST. LEONARDS Kino-Teatr + Q&A

19th March HASTINGS Electric Palace

26th March CHICHESTER New Park + Q&A

With plans for screenings further afield in April.

Visit or follow @nettledressfilm on Instagram for more information.