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The Cheviot, the Stag and the Black, Black Oil review

The Cheviot, the Stag and the Black, Black Oil review

Jonathan Melville April 2, 2017 0

The release of The Cheviot, the Stag and the Black, Black Oil deserves to sit on the shelf alongside other classic Scottish TV and film productions

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Panamint’s Russell Cowe on bringing Scottish classics to DVD

Panamint’s Russell Cowe on bringing Scottish classics to DVD

Jonathan Melville March 30, 2017 1

As seminal Scottish play The Cheviot, the Stag and the Black, Black Oil finally arrives on DVD, we meet the man releasing Scottish (and American) classics to home video. While it’s unlikely you’ll find one of

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The Cheviot, the Stag and the Black, Black Oil on BBC ALBA

The Cheviot, the Stag and the Black, Black Oil on BBC ALBA

Jonathan Melville January 4, 2012 10

Thanks to BBC ALBA, this Saturday viewers have a rare opportunity to catch a screening of John McGrath's classic 1974 Play for Today film, The Cheviot, the Stag and the Black, Black Oil

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Interview: Bill Paterson on When Bill Paterson met Bill Forsyth

Interview: Bill Paterson on When Bill Paterson met Bill Forsyth

Jonathan Melville March 1, 2011 0

Actor Bill Paterson and writer/director Bill Forsyth may be internationally-renowned for their work on numerous films and TV series, but their paths have only crossed on-screen once, in 1984's Comfort and Joy. BBC Scotland

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