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Film of the week: Grierson

Film of the week: Grierson

Jonathan Melville February 22, 2012 0

To mark the 40th anniversary of the death of Scottish filmmaker John Grierson, this week's film is a change from the norm in that rather being made in Scotland it was made in Canada

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Jings, it’s Brigadoon!

Jings, it’s Brigadoon!

Ian Hoey February 20, 2012 0

Ian Hoey takes a look at the social significance of that great Scottish movie, Brigadoon

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Film of the week: An Escape From Reality – Memories of the Bo'ness Hippodrome

Film of the week: An Escape From Reality – Memories of the Bo'ness Hippodrome

Jonathan Melville February 15, 2012 0

Following on from the recent announcement of the second Hippodrome Festival of Silent Cinema, this week's film is An Escape From Reality - Memories of the Bo'ness Hippodrome

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Scottish filmmaker John Maclean wins BAFTA with Pitch Black Heist

Scottish filmmaker John Maclean wins BAFTA with Pitch Black Heist

Jonathan Melville February 13, 2012 0

Congratulations to Scottish filmmaker, John Maclean, who last night won the award for Best Short Film at the BAFTAs for Pitch Black Heist

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The Friday Five: Maryam Hamidi

The Friday Five: Maryam Hamidi

ReelScotland February 10, 2012 0

This week's Friday Five is from Maryam Hamidi, an actress, theatre artist and Artistic Associate of A Moment's Peace Theatre Company

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Film of the week: Long Distance Information

Film of the week: Long Distance Information

Jonathan Melville February 8, 2012 0

This week's film is Douglas Hart's Long Distance Information, starring Peter Mullan as an emotionally challenged father who receives a phone call on Christmas Day, leading to an interesting conversation with his son

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Film of the week: Peter in Radioland

Film of the week: Peter in Radioland

Jonathan Melville February 1, 2012 0

Our latest Film of the Week is Johanna Wagner's Peter in Radioland, a documentary made in association with the Scottish Documentary Institute,

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The Friday Five: Fiona Hyslop

The Friday Five: Fiona Hyslop

Jonathan Melville January 27, 2012 0

Fiona Hyslop, Cabinet Secretary for Culture and External Affairs in the Scottish Government, tells us about her favourite film and cinema memories

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Film of the Week: Shooter

Film of the Week: Shooter

Jonathan Melville January 25, 2012 0

Every Wednesday we'll be presenting a full length film made in Scotland that's available to watch online. This week's film is Ronnie B Goodwin's 2009 short, Shooter

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The Friday Five: Gavin Mitchell

The Friday Five: Gavin Mitchell

Jonathan Melville January 19, 2012 0

Five friday film questions for Still Game and You Instead actor, Gavin Mitchell

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