Factory Records. Factory Video Circus. [ticket for Canadian screening]
Toronto, Canada: December 15, 1981. 8 1⁄2 x 11 in. Orange paper. Stamped on verso in red and blue ink: “Records on Wheels” (the record store that sold the ticket) and “December 15, 1981” (the screening date) in red ink, while the address and phone number for the screening location is in blue. Item #5144
In 1981, Factory made Video Circus and screened it around the world. The film features 3 hours of Factory promotional videos and live footage from Joy Division, New Order, A Certain Ratio, and more. This flyer for the event, which doubled as a ticket, is for one of only two Canadian screenings of the film. Rare item that demonstrates the reach of Factory Records outside of the UK and US.
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