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Glasgow Film Festival 2017 programme announced

Glasgow Film Festival 2017 programme announced

Jonathan Melville January 18, 2017 0

The full programme for the 13th annual Glasgow Film Festival was announced tonight, with over 310 film screenings and special events planned across the city between 15-26 February

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Gerard Butler and Peter Mullan to star in new thriller, Keepers

Gerard Butler and Peter Mullan to star in new thriller, Keepers

Jonathan Melville October 31, 2016 0

Gerard Butler and Peter Mullan will star as lighthouse keepers fighting for survival in new psychological thriller, Keepers, with filming due to take place in early 2017. Joe Alwyn (Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk) will

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‘I’m getting to that age where I’m a bit creepy’: John Gordon Sinclair and Greg Hemphill on West Skerra Light

‘I’m getting to that age where I’m a bit creepy’: John Gordon Sinclair and Greg Hemphill on West Skerra Light

Jonathan Melville October 27, 2016 0

Not content with making his mark on Scottish comedy, Greg Hemphill now has his sights set on horror. The writer/director looks ahead to his Halloween special, while actor John Gordon Sinclair explains how Twitter helped

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Still Game to return to BBC One this October

Still Game to return to BBC One this October

Jonathan Melville September 19, 2016 0

Fans of Jack and Victor will be rejoicing at the news that BBC comedy Still Game returns to BBC One on Friday 7 October at 9.30pm for a new six-part series. All of the original

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Scottish Queer Film Festival 2016 programme announced

Scottish Queer Film Festival 2016 programme announced

Jonathan Melville September 19, 2016 0

The best queer cinema and media from around the world is heading to Glasgow as the Scottish Queer International Film Festival (SQIFF) returns to the city between 29 September and 2 October. Films and

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Hamish Henderson documentary to premiere on BBC ALBA

Hamish Henderson documentary to premiere on BBC ALBA

Jonathan Melville September 19, 2016 0

If you missed it at the 2016 Glasgow Film Festival then now’s your chance to catch Robbie Fraser’s Hamish Henderson documentary, Hamish, as it premieres on BBC ALBA this week. Hamish Henderson was a major part

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EIFF: Clancy Brown celebrates 30 years of Highlander

EIFF: Clancy Brown celebrates 30 years of Highlander

Jonathan Melville June 20, 2016 0

It was back in 1986 that Highlander introduced cinema-goers to two immortals who had fought for centuries to be the last man standing, a fight that began in Scotland and ended on the streets of New

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EIFF 2016: Seven for 70

EIFF 2016: Seven for 70

Paul F Cockburn June 12, 2016 0

Paul F Cockburn gives pointers to seven films worth seeing at this year’s 70th edition of the Edinburgh International Film Festival Tommy’s Honour This year’s opening gala is described as a “captivating period drama

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Trainspotting sequel gets a name and release date

Trainspotting sequel gets a name and release date

Jonathan Melville May 16, 2016 0

After years of rumours, half-truths and (alleged) falling outs, Trainspotting is finally getting a sequel, with the T2 due to arrive in UK cinemas on 27 January, 2017. News came from the Film4 Twitter account this

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News round-up: Film studio progress, VideoGaiden returns, Outlander trailer and new BBC drama

News round-up: Film studio progress, VideoGaiden returns, Outlander trailer and new BBC drama

Jonathan Melville March 21, 2016 0

A round-up of the latest Scottish film and TV news

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