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August 2018

John Waters’ Polyester in Odorama! | Scalarama Scotland 2018 Launch

Sat 11th August 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Seamore Community Cinema, 304 Maryhill Road
Glasgow, Lanarkshire G20 7YE United Kingdom
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Free

Join us for the launch of the Scalarama Scotland 2018 programme, and a rare screening of John Waters' Polyester (1981) as it was intended - in original scratch 'n' sniff Odorama! Meet Francine Fishpaw, tortured suburban housewife. With a pornographer husband, a pregnant teenage daughter, and a son with a foot-stomping fetish, Francine smells trouble around every corner. That is, until she meets and falls madly in love with Todd Tomorrow. Polyester screens with Michael Baig Clifford's Scala Cinema documentary…

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September 2018

Edinburgh Short Film Festival 2018 Launch Party

Sat 1st September 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Free

The 8th Edinburgh Short Film Festival launches on Friday Oct 26th 2018 and as a preview, we’re delighted to be holding our official launch party as part of Scalarama Edinburgh 2018! We’re holding a free, open air cinema event at our Garden Cinema at the top of Middle Meadow Walk-Saturday Sept 1st. Beginning at 7pm, featuring a mix of some of our favourite shorts, from Swiss Stop Motion to award winning 2D animation including the Oscar nominated Fox & The Whale as…

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Scalarama Glasgow Opening Party – Hedwig & The Angry Inch

Sat 1st September 2018 @ 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
The Seamore Community Cinema, 304 Maryhill Road
Glasgow, Lanarkshire G20 7YE United Kingdom
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£5

Pity Party Film Club are delighted to present a rare screening of John Cameron Mitchell's genre-bending rock musical 'Hedwig & The Angry Inch' as Scalarama Glasgow's opening event. Adapted from the critically beloved off-Broadway hit, ‘Hedwig and the Angry Inch’ tells the astonishing story of the "internationally ignored" rock singer, Hedwig, and her search for stardom and love in the wake of a botched sex change operation. Before the screening we will have live performances from some of Glasgow's most…

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They Live!

Mon 3rd September 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Flying Duck, 142 Renfield Street
Glasgow, G2 3AU United Kingdom
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£5

Burnt Church Film Club present: John Carpenter's THEY LIVE! (1988) They influence our decisions without us knowing it. They numb our senses without us feeling it. They control our lives without us realizing it. They Live. A rugged loner (Roddy Piper) stumbles upon a terrifying discovery: ghoulish creatures are masquerading as humans while they lull the public into submission through subliminal advertising messages. Only specially made sunglasses make the deadly truth visible. https://youtu.be/pjuP0m5HoOc

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If… (50th Anniversary)

Mon 3rd September 2018 @ 8:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Eden Court Theatre, Eden Court Theatre, Bishops Rd, Inverness, IV3 5SA
Inverness, IV3 5SA United Kingdom
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£6

In 1968, Lindsay Anderson’s If… threw a firecracker at the British establishment. Malcolm McDowell is iconic as a young rebel subverting the rule of his authoritarian masters at a bullying public school in this Palme D’or-winning modern classic. 50 years on from it’s original release, Anderson’s anarchic vision of British society continues to resonate.

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Women Over 50 Film Festival (WOFFF) Presents…

Tue 4th September 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cameo Cinema, 38 Home Street
Edinburgh, EH3 9LZ United Kingdom
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£8.00

While #MeToo and #TimesUp shine a light on the film industry's dark side, Women Over 50 Film Festival fights back. Short films to amuse, astound and agitate, celebrating the work of older women on both sides of the camera. International, indie short films – documentary, drama, animation and experimental – by or about older women. Each short follows this one simple rule - it has to have a woman over 50 at the heart of the story on screen or…

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Eat Film presents Castaway

Tue 4th September 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Sloans, The Argyll Arcade, 108 Argyle Street
Glasgow, Lanarkshire G2 8BG United Kingdom
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£7.5

Obsessively punctual FedEx executive Chuck Noland (Tom Hanks) is en route to an assignment in Malaysia when his plane crashes over the Pacific Ocean during a storm. The sole survivor of the flight, Chuck washes ashore on a deserted island. When his efforts to sail away and contact help fail, Chuck learns how to survive on the island, where he remains for years, accompanied by only his handmade volleyball friend, Wilson. Will Chuck ever return to civilisation and reunite with…

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Films We Love: Urok/The Lesson

Tue 4th September 2018 @ 8:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Liniclate, Isle of Benbecula HS7 5PJ United Kingdom + Google Map
£3 – £5

In The Lesson, school teacher Nadezhda (Margita Gosheva) struggles against the odds to keep her home, her family and her integrity intact. An act of theft in her classroom is just the beginning of an escalating series of challenges, as Nadezhda faces financial precarity at home that sees her seek ever more risky solutions. The ethical questions that The Lesson poses are realised with a deft naturalism of performance and rhythm that draws you in and holds you throughout. “Writer/directors Grozeva and Valchanov…

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Southern Exposure presents: FORGOTTEN SILVER

Wed 5th September 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
ISO, 65 Virginia Street
Glasgow, G1 1TS
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£3.00

Forgotten Silver is an epic documentary chronicling the extraordinary, unbelievable life of pioneer Kiwi filmmaker Colin McKenzie. Or is it? The first clue that none of this story is true is that the film begins with Peter Jackson literally leading the viewer down a garden path. Much that is absurd and unlikely follows, leading to a curiously emotional climax. The broadcast of Forgotten Silver memorably stirred up NZ audiences, and it screened at international film festivals such as Cannes and…

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Metropolis

Wed 5th September 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Britannia Panopticon Music Hall, 117 Trongate
Glasgow, Scotland G1 5HD United Kingdom
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£5

In a futuristic city sharply divided between the working class and the city planners, the son of the city's mastermind falls in love with a working class prophet who predicts the coming of a saviour to mediate their differences. With live sound effects and musical accompaniment from Gladstone's Bag. Doors open 6.30pm, show starts 7pm

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Screen​-​It presents: Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story plus shorts​ ​

Wed 5th September 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Dunvegan Castle, South Wing, Dunvegan Castle​, ​Dunvegan, Isle of Skye, IV55 8WF IV55 8WF United Kingdom + Google Map
Free

ATLAS Arts film programme 'Screen It' presents Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story plus short films. To mark the centenary of some women receiving the right to vote in the UK, ATLAS is holding a series of events, with a focus addressing gender imbalance and recognising women of Skye. As part of this, ATLAS will host a night of cinema at Dunvegan Castle, with the theme of pioneering creative women. Films being screened include Alice Guy-Blaché’s 1896 landmark La Fée aux…

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She’s En Scene: GIRLHOOD

Fri 7th September 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
ISO Design, 65 Virginia Street
Glasgow, G1 1TS United Kingdom
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£3 – £5

Girlhood (Céline Sciamma, 2014), a coming of age drama, tells the story of Marieme, a 16-year-old African-French teenager living in a poor Paris suburb who joins a gang of girls. The film discusses and challenges conceptions of race, gender and class. This screening will have a post-film discussion and is open to female-identifying and non-binary people only. She’s En Scene is a women’s community cinema screening films either written or directed by women to encourage discussion and tackle social isolation within communities.…

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Cinerama’s Russian Adventure, Richard Martin at Scalarama

Sat 8th September 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Richard Martin, 0/2 103 Deanston Drive
Glasgow, G41 3AL United Kingdom
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Free

Cinema Up Collective – Radical Home Cinema presents this screening: The bay window space of a tenement living room is converted for use as a cinerama, for a showing of Cinerama’s Russian Adventure (1966). Photographed over an eight-year period brings together some of the most exquisite, jaw-dropping, and beautiful sequences from over six Soviet Kinopanorama productions. The film will be running throughout the day from midday to 3pm, with a full free-but-ticketed screening at 4pm. Richard Martin is a Glasgow…

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Joe Dante’s The Movie Orgy

Sun 9th September 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The Old Hairdressers, 20 - 28 Renfield Lane
Glasgow, G2 6PH United Kingdom
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Free

The Movie Orgy (Joe Dante, 1968) 280 minutes A mind-bending predecessor to the modern mash-up, The Movie Orgy is also the Rosetta Stone for Joe Dante’s oeuvre and a must-experience for movie fans and cinephiles alike. Before The ‘Burbs, before Gremlins, before The Howling, before he started his career cutting trailers for Roger Corman, director Joe Dante made The Movie Orgy. An evolving compilation of serials, film clips, ads and film trailers, originally Dante and his collaborator Jon Davison “mixed”…

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Cinemaattic at Leith Dockers Club | Justino, A Senior Citizen Killer

Sun 9th September 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Leith Dockers Club, 17-17a Academy St, Edinburgh EH6 7EE
Edinburgh, EH6 7EE United Kingdom
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£7

Cinemaattic and Scalarama presents… Justino, A Senior Citizen Killer. A special film requires a special venue. Cinemaattic takes Justino to The Dockers. For Scalarama this year we have put together two of the things that we, at Cinemaattic, were more eager to do. One, screen Justino, A Senior Citizen Killer in Edinburgh. Two, to do it in a place that makes justice to the authentic spirit of the film, and that is Leith Dockers Club, the heart of Leith, the Dockers. We were mad…

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Rivers and Tides: Andy Goldsworthy Working with Time

Mon 10th September 2018 @ 6:15 pm - 8:15 pm
Eden Court Theatre, Eden Court Theatre, Bishops Rd, Inverness, IV3 5SA
Inverness, IV3 5SA United Kingdom
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£6

This absorbing documentary from Thomas Riedelsheimer immerses the viewer in Andy Goldsworthy’s sideways view of the world as he creates art in natural settings using materials such as driftwood, ice, mud, leaves, and stones. Ahead of the release of Riedelsheimer’s new film Leaning into the Wind (in which he revisits the artist at work) this 2002 documentary captures both art and artist with breathtaking imagery.

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Heroic Purgatory (1970)

Mon 10th September 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Leith Depot, 138 - 140 Leith Walk
Edinburgh, EH6 5DT United Kingdom
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£4 – £6

Strangest Things Film Club presents one of the forgotten masterpieces of the Japanese New Wave. An engineer's wife returns home with a lost teenager. A man posing as her dad tries to get her back, causing the engineer to recall his youth as a revolutionary, obscured by dreamlike disruptions of time and space, fantasy and reality. Expect gorgeous cinematography and much puzzlement. Tickets on the door, £6 waged, £4 unwaged https://youtu.be/ELSLiHWt0NM

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Eat Film presents Happy Gilmore

Tue 11th September 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Sloans, The Argyll Arcade, 108 Argyle Street
Glasgow, Lanarkshire G2 8BG United Kingdom
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£7.5

All Happy Gilmore (Adam Sandler) has ever wanted is to be a professional hockey player. But he soon discovers he may actually have a talent for playing an entirely different sport: golf. When his grandmother (Frances Bay) learns she is about to lose her home, Happy joins a golf tournament to try and win enough money to buy it for her. With his powerful driving skills and foulmouthed attitude, Happy becomes an unlikely golf hero - much to the chagrin…

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Video Namaste Present: A STONE COLD VHS Birthday Party

Tue 11th September 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
The Old Hairdressers, 20 - 28 Renfield Lane
Glasgow, G2 6PH United Kingdom
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£5

Birthday parties in the '90s meant inviting pals round to watch a film in a box and eating sweeties that hate your teeth. Join Video Namaste for some true '90s birthday party excess: drinks, junk food and a special VHS screening of 1991's Stone Cold. The vanity project of an NFL legend at the height of his fame. Brian Bosworth IS John Stone, an undercover cop (with the tightest buns you ever did see) who infiltrates a gang of bikers…

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Cinemaattic: Madrid era una Fiesta (EL FUTURO + ALIENS)

Thu 13th September 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
The Seamore Community Cinema, 304 Maryhill Road
Glasgow, Lanarkshire G20 7YE United Kingdom
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£8

Madrid era una Fiesta. The Spanish Transition revisited by filmmaker Luis Lopez Carrasco. Cinemaattic and Scalarama present a special night showing acclaimed films by Luis Lopez Carrasco EL FUTURO + ALIENS, followed by a special Anti-Ola DJ Set into the damned bands of La Movida Madrileña (the Madrid Movement) years. In the immediate aftermath of the fall of Franco, a new freedom and excitement overtook the Spanish nation, and nowhere could this be scene more clearly than in Madrid. A creative explosion known as La Movida…

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Harold and Maude

Thu 13th September 2018 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Old Hairdressers, 20 - 28 Renfield Lane
Glasgow, G2 6PH United Kingdom
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£3

There has never been a greater love story than that of 20-something suicide obsessed Harold and 80-year-old free spirit Maude. Set to the wondrous sounds of Cat Stevens, and directed so beautifully by Hal Ashby, Harold and Maude is story of lives lived to the fullest, lives hardly lived at all, and love. Come celebrate the joys and heartache a 60-year age gap romance brings! https://youtu https://indianp..m-india/.be/fkQfwDgJD9M

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Welcome to Gin Peaks Presents Blue Velvet

Thu 13th September 2018 @ 8:00 pm - Fri 14th September 2018 @ 12:00 am
Leith Depot, 138 - 140 Leith Walk
Edinburgh, EH6 5DT United Kingdom
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£8

Everyone’s favourite David Lynch and gin infused podcast, Welcome to Gin Peaks, is proud to present Lynch's neo-noir masterpiece Blue Velvet (1986). Starring Kyle McLachlan, Isabella Rossellini, Laura Dern and Dennis Hopper, the film takes us into the strange town of Lumberton as a pair of amateur detectives try to unravel the mystery behind a severed ear. Their investigation takes them into the depths of the small logging town and reveals the dark layers of small town idealism. Blending psychological…

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Anote’s Ark

Thu 13th September 2018 @ 8:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Glasgow Film Theatre, 12 Rose Street
Glasgow, G3 6RB United Kingdom
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£5.50 – £10.50

What if your country was swallowed by the sea? A portrait of paradise on the brink. As rising sea levels threaten the low-lying Pacific nation of Kiribati, its president, Anote Tong, seeks to wake up policy makers across the globe to the reality of climate change and to help his homeland from being washed off the face of the earth. For many of his people, such as mother-of-six Sermary, climate change is already an inescapable reality, with typhoons and saltwater…

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Scalarama / Cinemaattic Glasgow Party: Movida Madrileña Afterparty

Thu 13th September 2018 @ 9:00 pm - 10:30 pm
The Seamore Community Cinema, 304 Maryhill Road
Glasgow, Lanarkshire G20 7YE United Kingdom
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Free

CONTRA OLA | DJ Set After the subversive screening of Luis Lopez Carrasco's EL FUTURO + ALIENS Scalarama and Cinemaattic invite you to a Movida Madrileña immersive party, or fiesta if you prefer. From the post Franco Nueva Ola to the sounds of the independent Contra Ola. Taking from the much needed compilation released by Bongo Joe records a few years ago, our very own Rafa Cueto rediscover some of the sounds of the Spanish Movida Movement. A DJ set…

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Time for Ilhan

Fri 14th September 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
The Lighthouse, 11 Mitchell Lane
Glasgow, Scotland G1 3NU United Kingdom
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£5.50 – £6.50

Take One Action Film Festival present Time of Ilhan: Ilhan Omar, a hijab-wearing mother of three, was a complete outsider to the political scene. In 2016, she became the first Somali Muslim woman to be elected for state office in America. Frustrated by the increasing disconnect between her Minnesota community and the public officials who represent them, Ilhan decided to run for office as a state representative.  Observing her life on the electoral trail with remarkable intimacy and access, this…

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Remake, Remix, Ripoff + Turkish Star Wars

Fri 14th September 2018 @ 10:00 pm - Sat 15th September 2018 @ 2:00 am
Cameo Cinema, 38 Home Street
Edinburgh, EH3 9LZ United Kingdom
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Remakes.. Standard Pricing, Turkish Star Wars - Free

Turkey's lack of copyright law lead to some inventive, creative inspiring films that are the subject of the documentary Remake, Remix, Rip-Off. Forced frugality leads to some ingenious solutions that will surely inspire modern filmmakers. Following the documentary will be a FREE midnight showing of Turkish Star Wars, which has to be seen to be believed. https://vimeo.com/283467024

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Wee Larches – Kids Film Screening – In the Green Shed

Sat 15th September 2018 @ 10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Rowan Refuge, 34 Ravenshall Road Shawlands, G41 3SP, Glasgow, United Kingdom
Glasgow, G41 3SP United Kingdom
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Free

Cinema Up Collective - Radical Home Cinema presents:   Book a cushion and bring yer weans to a fairytale shed deep in the undergrowth of a Shawlands wildlife garden... This is a limited capacity screening (depending on the size of your kid!) - drop them off and have a cup of tea, or wander around the garden while the wee ones are transfixed by an animated classic on the 'silver screen'! Wee Larches is a childminding project in part set…

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Young Solitude

Sat 15th September 2018 @ 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Glasgow Film Theatre, 12 Rose Street
Glasgow, G3 6RB United Kingdom
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£5.50 – £10.50

Take One Action Film Festival present Young Solitude: “I know who I want to be but I don’t know who I will be.” Set in a high school in a southern suburb of Paris, this intimate portrait of adolescence captures the hopes, tensions and doubts of a group of teenagers as they chat after (and sometimes during) class. These reluctant protagonists, whom the director fully involved in the film’s development, gradually open up in front of veteran documentary filmmaker Claire…

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The Green Lie

Sat 15th September 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
The Lighthouse, 11 Mitchell Lane
Glasgow, Scotland G1 3NU United Kingdom
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£5.50 – £6.50

Take One Action Film Festival presents: The Green Lie: Environmentally-friendly electric cars, sustainably-produced food products, fair production processes… Can our purchasing power help save the world? In this tongue-in-cheek two-hander, Austrian director Werner Boote and German author Kathrin Hartmann meticulously unpick some of the most prevalent 'greenwashing' myths at play today. They take viewers on a round-the-globe tour of corporate hypocrisy, to the sites of catastrophic environmental disasters and shocking land rights violations - all of which are harming humans,…

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Radical Home Cinema – Atlas of Belonging, Marzanna Antoniak at Scalarama

Sun 16th September 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Marzanna’s Living Room, Temple District
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Free but ticketed (Eventbrite)

Atlas of Belonging, documentary about experiences of transnational communities living in Govanhill, Glasgow. Preview screening and Q&A with the director Nicola Black.  

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Films We Love: Monsieur Hulot’s Holiday

Sun 16th September 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Port Ellen, Isle of Islay PA42 7BD United Kingdom + Google Map
£3 – £5

In the film that introduced the world to Jacques Tati’s memorable creation, the affable yet clumsy M Hulot takes his vacation, encountering all the delights and curiosities of a sunny seaside town. Whilst there he meets all sorts of people, from the hotel proprietor, to guests playing tennis, restaurant staff and children, who all come to know him through his well intentioned, but blundering antics. Dialogue is minimal, and rather Tati’s carefully constructed set-pieces exist to deliver the endless satisfaction…

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Inglourious Basterds + Gedeon Burkhard In Person Q&A

Sun 16th September 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Flying Duck, 142 Renfield Street
Glasgow, G2 3AU United Kingdom
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£5

INGLOURIOUS BASTERDS (2009)  + In Person Q&A with Gedeon Burkhard (Cpl. Wilhelm Wicki)* Sunday 16th September 2018 Doors 18:30 approx. *subject to schedule It is the first year of Germany's occupation of France. Allied officer Lt. Aldo Raine (Brad Pitt) assembles a team of Jewish soldiers to commit violent acts of retribution against the Nazis, including the taking of their scalps. He and his men join forces with Bridget von Hammersmark, a German actress and undercover agent, to bring down…

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Golden Dawn Girls

Sun 16th September 2018 @ 7:00 pm
The Lighthouse, 11 Mitchell Lane
Glasgow, Scotland G1 3NU United Kingdom
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£5.50 – £6.50

Take One Action present Golden Dawn Girls: A captivating and unsettling look at one of Europe’s most prominent far-right parties – through the eyes of its leading ladies. Extremist nationalism is gaining ground in many parts of the world, especially in Greece, where EU-imposed austerity and recent influxes of refugees have brought tensions to a head.  While many may prefer to look away, director Håvard Bustnes focuses his cameras on the country’s far-right Golden Dawn party, at a particularly explosive…

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The Cloud Forest

Mon 17th September 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
City of Glasgow College, 190 Cathedral Street
Glasgow, G4 0RF Select a Country:
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Free

Take One Action Film Festival present The Cloud Forest: Can small people, in small places, doing small things, change the world? One of Mexico’s most remarkable ecosystems, the cloud forest, is under threat as coffee plantations, cattle grazing and an increase in human population all take their toll. In response, the people of a small town in Veracruz take it upon themselves to “be the change” and protect this unique habitat. Building their own homes, schools and farms, they set…

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The Descent + Shauna Macdonald In Person Q&A

Mon 17th September 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Flying Duck, 142 Renfield Street
Glasgow, G2 3AU United Kingdom
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£5

THE DESCENT (2006)  + Shauna Macdonald in person Q&A*  Monday 17th September 2018 - Doors 18:30 Tickets are only £5, but you can purchase a ticket that comes with a donation of £7 if you would like. A year after a severe emotional trauma, Sarah (Shauna Macdonald) goes to North Carolina to spend some time exploring caves with her friends; after descending underground, the women find strange cave paintings and evidence of an earlier expedition, then learn they are not…

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Radical Home Cinema – Simon Brand at Scalarama

Mon 17th September 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Simon Brand Home Edinburgh, Scotland G4 9BZ United Kingdom + Google Map
Free

Cinema Up Collective presents this screening: The movie depicts a young girl enjoying the last days of summer vacations in a sea resort somewhere in the south. Strong suspicion that Peter Weir watched this before making Picnic at Hanging Rock. Language/subtitles: Lithuanian/ English subtitles    

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The Silence of Others

Mon 17th September 2018 @ 8:15 pm - 10:00 pm
Glasgow Film Theatre, 12 Rose Street
Glasgow, G3 6RB United Kingdom
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£5.50 – £10.50

Take One Action Film Festival present The Silence of Others: A stirring journey towards truth and reconciliation. Imagine waking up every day and walking down a street named after the man who tortured you. In Spain, hundreds of street names still commemorate those responsible for the torture, execution and assassination of tens of thousands of people during decades of brutal repression. Filmed over six years, this multiple award-winning documentary chronicles a growing grassroots campaign by victims of the Franco regime…

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Heart of a Dog

Mon 17th September 2018 @ 8:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Eden Court Theatre, Eden Court Theatre, Bishops Rd, Inverness, IV3 5SA
Inverness, IV3 5SA United Kingdom
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£6

Laurie Anderson - artist, composer, musician and filmmaker - reflects on the deaths of her husband, mother, beloved dog and subjects such as family memories, surveillance, and Buddhist teachings. Written, directed and scored by Anderson, it’s an extraordinary journey. https://youtu.be/MOe2ipAFyFE

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Eatfilm presents Moulin Rouge

Tue 18th September 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Sloans, The Argyll Arcade, 108 Argyle Street
Glasgow, Lanarkshire G2 8BG United Kingdom
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£7.5

The year is 1899 and Christian, a young English writer, has come to Paris to follow the Bohemian revolution taking hold of the city's drug and prostitute infested underworld. And nowhere is the thrill of the underworld more alive than at the Moulin Rouge, a night club where the rich and poor men alike come to be entertained by the dancers, but things take a wicked turn for Christian as he starts a deadly love affair with the star courtesan…

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Glasgow Over Plastic Presents Albatross

Tue 18th September 2018 @ 7:00 pm
The Seamore Community Cinema, 304 Maryhill Road
Glasgow, Lanarkshire G20 7YE United Kingdom
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£5

Glasgow Over Plastic will be screening Albatross - a moving film about the life of an albatross colony on the world's most remote island - and how ocean plastic is challenging their fundamental existence as a species. After the film, we hope to have a discussion around how we, as individuals, can begin to tackle the plastic crisis. For more information on the film: albatrossthefilm.com. About Glasgow Over Plastic: We are a youth-led movement which aims to inspire a plastic free…

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Desperate Living Film Club Presents: Dumplings

Tue 18th September 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Nice N Sleazy, 421 Sauchiehall Street
Glasgow, G2 3LG United Kingdom
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£5

Join us for a rare screening of Fruit Chan's 2004 Dumplings! Shot by renowned cinematographer Christopher Doyle, the cult classic Dumplings is an underrated masterpiece of Hong Kong horror cinema.  The film follows ageing actress Mrs Li and her quest for eternal beauty. After a meeting with with an enigmatic chef who calls herself "Aunt Mei", Mrs Li thinks she has found the answer in the form of her mysterious dumplings... Join us for a night of sickening horror...and perhaps a special treat! https://youtu.be/W6K4cbuX21c

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Silvana

Tue 18th September 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Scottish Youth Theatre, 105 Brunswick Street
Glasgow, G1 1TF United Kingdom
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£5.50 – £6.50

Take One Action Film Festival present Silvana: "Let’s smash the patriarchy!" Swedish hip-hop artist Silvana Imam shouts through a megaphone, and hundreds of hands shoot into the air. Silvana’s uncompromising punk rap lyrics explore feminism, antiracism, LGBT rights and her own immigrant background (her father is from Syria, her mother from Lithuania). Her performances challenge bodyshaming, racial and gender stereotypes propagated by religious institutions and the media alike - and her public persona pulls no punches. This intimate portrait of…

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Island of the Hungry Ghosts

Wed 19th September 2018 @ 5:45 pm - 8:15 pm
Glasgow Film Theatre, 12 Rose Street
Glasgow, G3 6RB United Kingdom
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£5.50 – £10.50

Take One Action Film Festival present Island of the Hungry Ghosts: Deeply moving documentary contrasting lush nature and expansive soundscapes with the trauma of displacement and detention. Christmas Island hosts one of the planet's largest annual land migrations: that of forty million red crabs scurrying to the sea. Today the island is also home to a much darker presence: a high-security detention facility where those seeking asylum in Australia are held indefinitely. Through the eyes of her protagonist, trauma counsellor…

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Screen-It presents Margaret Tait short films

Wed 19th September 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
ATLAS Arts, ATLAS Arts, Skye Gathering Hall basement, Bank Street, Portree, Isle of Skye IV51 9BZ IV51 9BZ United Kingdom + Google Map
Free

To celebrate Margaret Tait's centenary, ATLAS will present a selection of her films in a special one-off screening. The works show the breadth of her practice from experiments with painting directly onto film stock in works such as Calypso (1955) to Portrait of Ga (1952) where Tait creates a personal biography of her mother and life in Orkney where she grew up. As part of the event, April (2018) by Sarah Forrest will also be screened. Forrest was the recipient of the…

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Show + Tell

Wed 19th September 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
ISO Design, 65 Virginia Street
Glasgow, G1 1TS United Kingdom
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Free

What’s the best film you’ve never heard of? Show + Tell invites guests to play a trailer and tell us something strange about a film they love, or love to hate. Physical Impossibility’s Show + Tell is a confessional, a soapbox, a chance for our guests to spread the word or clear their consciences. Come along to hear their recommendations, secret obsessions and guilty pleasures. And if you have an axe to grind, a bell to ring or just a…

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Cinetopia: Pioneers & Preservers

Thu 20th September 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Gallery 23, (at the English-Speaking Union Scotland) 23 Atholl Crescent
Edinburgh, EH3 8HQ United Kingdom
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£4 – £5

An evening of films that celebrates the earliest pioneers of cinema and the people who tirelessly work to preserve and share these films with others. The programme will begin with short films from the early period of cinema followed by a discussion on how films were both filmed and exhibited differently at the time. This short film programme will be followed by the feature-length documentary, Saving Brinton, a film that follows the efforts of a passionate Iowa-based collector, Michael Zahs, who…

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Hybrid Cinema / ‘Black Sun’ by Gary Tarn

Thu 20th September 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The Flying Duck, 142 Renfield Street
Glasgow, G2 3AU United Kingdom
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£3

Tackling the limits of traditional documentary-filmmaking; this award-winning expressionist piece by Gary Tarn tells the story of French painter Hugues de Montalembert - in which a violent encounter in 1978 left him blinded. BLACK SUN presents itself through part-survivor’s testimony and part-philosophical meditation on the nature of perception. Exploring the link between vision and the subsequent interaction of the world around us, Tarn has captured the essence of what it means to be “seeing”, in ways more than just what…

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Strike a Rock

Thu 20th September 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Gilmorehill Cinema, 9 University Avenue
Glasgow, G12 8QQ
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£5.50 – £6.50

Take One Action Film Festival present Strike a Rock: After the massacre of 34 striking mineworkers shakes their poverty-stricken community, two grandmothers lead their community in a historic fight for justice. The women of Marikana, many of whose men died demanding a living wage and better living standards, have been determined to force the mine owner, UK-based Lonmin, to meet its legal obligation to improve living conditions for the miners’ widows and children. Two of them, Thumeka Magwangqana and Primrose…

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The Florida Project

Thu 20th September 2018 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Old Brewery, Burnside Place, Cromarty, The Old Brewery, Burnside Place
Cromarty, Highlands IV11 8XQ United Kingdom
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£6

The Florida Project tells the story of a precocious six year-old and her ragtag group of friends whose summer break is filled with childhood wonder, possibility and a sense of adventure while the adults around them struggle with hard times. Painted in bright blocks of sunlit colour like a child’s storybook, it is a glorious film in which warmth and compassion win out over miserabilism or irony. Willem Dafoe is brilliant but the show is stolen by wonderfully natural performances from…

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Silas

Fri 21st September 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Glasgow Film Theatre, 12 Rose Street
Glasgow, G3 6RB United Kingdom
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£5.50 – £10.50

Take One Action Film Festival present Silas: "When they tear down the trees and strip the land, they tear down our people and strip away their lives.” In 2005, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf became Africa’s first elected female head of state. Fêted as an anti-corruption champion in the West, she brought Liberians new hope after decades of civil war. For activist Silas Siakor, who had spent years exposing links between illegal logging and the previous regime’s brutal dictatorship, this optimism was…

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ISO x Scalarama 2018 // Mustang & Dogtooth Double Bill

Fri 21st September 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
ISO, 65 Virginia Street
Glasgow, Glasgow G1 1TS United Kingdom
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£5

ISO presents two isolationist parables exploring parental control gone mad. Deniz Ergüven’s César award winning Mustang is an intimate, naturalistic portrayal of familial dysfunction, patriarchal oppression and forbidden sexuality. Yorgos Lathimos’ Dogtooth (one of David Lynch’s favourite films) takes these themes to their surreal, demented, and blackly comic extreme. Both films offer a sharp indictment of modern society by exploring the dark side of a parent’s attempts to preserve a child’s innocence. Come and experience these two unique and thought…

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A Hard Day’s Night (1964)

Fri 21st September 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Art Station, 42 Haymarket Terrace
Edinburgh, EH12 5LA United Kingdom
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£5

To echo the restoration of Yellow Submarine (1968) earlier this June, there is more of The Beatles coming to Edinburgh this September! A Hard Day's Night (1964) to start with on Friday 21st: to see where it all began, to get ourselves into the pure black and white mischief and celebrate life! The Beatles in their feature film debut, one of the greatest rock-and-roll comedy adventures ever. The film takes on the just-left-of-reality style of mock-documentary, following "a day in the life"…

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Radical Home Cinema – 4 Legs Screening, Fourwalls at Scalarama.

Fri 21st September 2018 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Fourwalls, 35 Carnarvon Street
Glasgow, Scotland G3 6HP United Kingdom
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Free but ticketed (Eventbrite)

Cinema Up Collective presents: This screening for dog lovers & their mutts of a Lori Anderson's film. Event around local dog-walkers & our 4legged friends coming at 4walls. Fourwalls Housing Co-op is a women-centered living space formed in Glasgow during the 90s by female members of the city’s LBGTQ community.

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Naila and the Uprising

Sat 22nd September 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Glasgow Film Theatre, 12 Rose Street
Glasgow, G3 6RB United Kingdom
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£5.50 – £10.50

Take One Action Film Festival present Naila and the Uprising: Recontextualising a revolution: a unique opportunity to re-appraise the history of nonviolent resistance in Palestine from a feminist perspective. Most images of the first Intifada are of stone-throwing Palestinian youths facing off Israeli tanks. This hopeful documentary tells the story that history overlooked, and pays tribute to the thousands of women whose grassroots organising – whether they were taking to the streets in their thousands, forming farming co-ops or community…

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Across The Universe (2007)

Sat 22nd September 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
The Art Station, 42 Haymarket Terrace
Edinburgh, EH12 5LA United Kingdom
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£5

To echo the restoration of Yellow Submarine (1968) earlier this June, there is more of The Beatles coming to Edinburgh in September! Curious Cat | Cinema Club is making its opening party with Across the Universe (2007) – a magical mystery party you won't wanna miss!  Featuring 33 Beatles compositions, Across the Universe  is one of the most polarising musicals ever made. The urban legend says Paul McCartney loved it. >Curious Cat< undoubtedly does and invites you all for a sing-along, heaps of colour, explosive strawberries,…

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Films We Love: Cleo from 5 to 7

Sun 23rd September 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Brodick, Isle of Arran KA27 8AA United Kingdom + Google Map
£3 – £5

Cleo, a singer living in Paris, awaits the test results of a biopsy – she meets friends, makes friends, wanders the city and attempts to deal with the limbo-like state of waiting. Writer/Director Agnès Varda vividly captures the atmosphere of Paris in the 1960s, unfolding the narrative in real time to create a nimble, spirited and utterly modern portrait of Cleo’s life in a day. “Varda, once unjustly overlooked, is now at age 90 considered a legend of cinema, having…

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The Battle of Algiers

Mon 24th September 2018 @ 6:15 pm - 8:15 pm
Eden Court Theatre, Eden Court Theatre, Bishops Rd, Inverness, IV3 5SA
Inverness, IV3 5SA United Kingdom
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£6

Gillo Pontecorvo’s stunning 1966 recreation of the closing years of French colonial rule in Algeria takes the perspective of both the guerilla revolutionaries and the French authorities. One of the finest war films ever made, this explosive masterpiece remains essential big screen viewing. https://youtu.be/vhhoS3zOskE

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Video Bacchanal: HOLD ME, THRILL ME, KISS ME, QUIZ ME

Mon 24th September 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Old Hairdressers, 20 - 28 Renfield Lane
Glasgow, G2 6PH United Kingdom
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Free

Yes, that’s correct, fellow freeks! It’s the second annual channel hopping, toenail popping, scanline worshipping Video Namaste Bacchanal!! Last year’s was a dive into the weird cinema world of the 90’s, this year we’re turning ourselves into a pseudo quiz show multimedia cinema-paraphenalia hellparty!! 1st Prize is a signed Hawk from the set of Hudson Hawk, 2nd Prize is Alec Baldwin’s hair gel, 3rd Prize is a set of steak knives.

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Eatfilm presents Clueless

Tue 25th September 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Sloans, The Argyll Arcade, 108 Argyle Street
Glasgow, Lanarkshire G2 8BG United Kingdom
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£7.5

Shallow, rich and socially successful Cher (Alicia Silverstone) is at the top of her Beverly Hills high school's pecking scale. Seeing herself as a matchmaker, Cher first coaxes two teachers into dating each other. Emboldened by her success, she decides to give hopelessly klutzy new student Tai (Brittany Murphy) a makeover. When Tai becomes more popular than she is, Cher realises that her disapproving ex-stepbrother (Paul Rudd) was right about how misguided she was - and falls for him. Macaroni…

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Taggart ’83

Wed 26th September 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Seamore Community Cinema, 304 Maryhill Road
Glasgow, Lanarkshire G20 7YE United Kingdom
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£5

Celebrate 35 years of Glasgow’s toughest ‘tec with a screening of Taggart’s pilot episode. In September 1983, Glenn Chandler’s ‘Killer’ introduced viewers to grizzled Maryhill detective DCI Jim Taggart (Mark McManus) and his sidekick, DS Peter Livingstone (Alastair Duncan), as they investigate the murder of a number of young women. Suspects include a young Gerard Kelly in an early role. Taggart returned for a full series in 1985, with the character appearing in another 30 stories before McManus’ death in…

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Images of Apartheid + Q&A

Thu 27th September 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Kinning Park Complex, 43 Cornwall Street
Glasgow, G411BA United Kingdom
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Free

Images of Apartheid: Filmmaking on the Fringe in the Old South Africa (Calum Waddell, 2018) Matchbox Cineclub and Africa in Motion (AiM) film festival present the untold story of the B Movies that flourished under the brutal regime of race-segregation and political persecution. From the maker of 42nd Street Memories and American Grindhouse, Images of Apartheid uncovers the likes of Joe Bullet (1973), Fishy Stones (1979) and Umbango (1986), blaxploitation productions devised as entertainment for African natives forced into dilapidated townships. Producer/editor/cinematographer Naomi…

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A Good Year (BYOB)

Fri 28th September 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
The Muir Hub, The Muir Hub, Great North Road, Muir of Ord
Muir of Ord, Highland IV6 7SU United Kingdom
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£6.50

Bring a bottle of your favourite wine and enjoy this feel good rom-com from director Ridley Scott. Russell Crowe stars as an investment broker whose life is changed when he inherits his uncle’s vineyard in Provence. https://youtu.be/pebd1DN8nok

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Radical Home Cinema -Secret Screening

Sat 29th September 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Secret Venue, Meeting at Kelvinbridge Subway Station at 5.45pm
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Free

Cinema Up Collective presents: This special secret screening to watch a film exploring the relationships father-daughter. About the film: a comedy approach to the space for our relatives on our busy lifestyle. When a father feels like he is not having enough space in his daughter life finds his space by pretending being her CEO’s life coach. From frustration to personal development, the daughter’s journey is full of fun and tender moments. Located in Bucharest, Romania German/English Subtitles    

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Vive le Cinéma at Summerhall – Just To Be Sure screening

Sun 30th September 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Summerhall, 1 Summerhall Pl
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL United Kingdom
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£5 – £7

Discover a delightful avant-goût of the 26th edition of the French Film Festival with exclusive screenings in Summerhall, Edinburgh! On 30 September you will have the opportunity to see Just To Be Sure (Ôtez-moi d'un doute): The question at the heart of the film by writer-director Carine Tardieu is: you can’t choose who your parents are – or can you? Out of the conundrum the director turns in a sharp and funny comedy about two interconnected stories as a widowed…

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Gangs of New York + Gary Lewis In Person Q&A

Sun 30th September 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Flying Duck, 142 Renfield Street
Glasgow, G2 3AU United Kingdom
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£7

GANGS OF NEW YORK (2002)  + Gary Lewis in person Q&A *  Sunday 30th September 2018 - Doors 17:30 *subject to schedule Amsterdam Vallon (Leonardo DiCaprio) is a young Irish immigrant released from prison. He returns to the Five Points seeking revenge against his father's killer, William Cutting (Daniel Day-Lewis), a powerful anti-immigrant gang leader. He knows that revenge can only be attained by infiltrating Cutting's inner circle. Amsterdam's journey becomes a fight for personal survival and to find a…

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Films We Love: Things to Come

Sun 30th September 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Lochgilphead PA31 8NE United Kingdom + Google Map
£3 – £5

In Things to Come Isabelle Huppert plays Nathalie, a philosophy professor navigating life in middle-age with a graceful defiance. Throughout Hansen-Løve’s absorbing film she faces a series of trying experiences including an unwell mother (screen legend Edith Scob), political protests, marital infidelity and career compromises. Nathalie’s is a compelling and authentically told story, as we see her teaching her students to question the notion of truth and undertake a journey that will ultimately see her grapple with the question of…

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Reel Girl Film Club presents Smithereens (1982)

Sun 30th September 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
norton park conference centre, 57 Albion Road
Edinburgh, EH7 5QY United Kingdom
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£5 – £7

Reel Girl Film Club celebrates women behind and in front of the camera,  through an exciting series of screenings - inclusive, friendly and open to all. As part of SCALARAMA 2018 Reel Girl Film Club is proud to present Susan Seidelman’s (Desperately Seeking Susan) electrifying debut, Smithereens (1982). A film about the misadventures of Wren, a self-obsessed young girl from New Jersey who comes to New York City seeking fame within the East Village punk scene. With a lively, raw…

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Free Shorts Screening + Pre-Festival Party w/ emerging DJs!

Sun 30th September 2018 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Nice N Sleazy, 421 Sauchiehall Street
Glasgow, G2 3LG United Kingdom
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Free

World of Film Festival presents a FREE film screening of current international short films followed by music from emerging DJs. The DJs playing after the screening are emerging DJs living in Glasgow. We want to give those artists a chance to play their sets after our screening so people can hang out and chat or have a wee boogie. The events can be attended separately or together. If you’re running late to the screening, don’t worry: We’ll be happy to…

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September 2019

Weird Weekend

Sun 1st September 2019
CCA Glasgow, 350 Sauchiehall Street
Glasgow, G2 3JD United Kingdom
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Free – £20
Black text on yellow background, "WEIRD WEEKEND"

Weird Weekend Cult Film Festival | 30/08-01/09/19 A weekend of strange and unseen cinema from around the world, showcasing orphans, outcasts and outliers, old and brand-new. Expect 12 films over three days - premieres, guests and plenty of bonus content at Glasgow's cult film festival. Matchbox Cineclub have scoured the world to bring you some of the strangest cinema ever made, almost all entirely unavailable in the UK – not on Netflix, DVD or VOD – including many never-before-screened in…

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Radical Home Cinema: Brunch Screening @ FourWalls

Sun 1st September 2019 @ 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
Fourwalls, 35 Carnarvon Street
Glasgow, Scotland G3 6HP United Kingdom
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Free

Radical Home Cinema is an experimental programming and exhibition event where film lovers invite you to watch films in their homes. This event aims to break down the boundaries between public and private audiences, to present films in unexpected places and to turn the viewing experience into something completely new. Radical Home Cinema is part of Scalarama. Fourwalls Housing Co-op is a women-centered living space formed in Glasgow during the 90s by female members of the city's LBGTQ community. Join…

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Seamore Cinema: Holy Motors with Video Essay

Thu 5th September 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
The Seamore Neighbourhood Cinema, CCH, 304 Maryhill Road, G20 7YE
Glasgow, City of Glasgow G20 7YE United Kingdom
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£5

The Seamore is delighted to present the 2012 Leo Carax film HOLY MOTORS, a stunning odyssey through the streets of Paris with the enigmatic Denis Lavant as he keeps various 'appointments' throughout a 24 hour period. The film is then followed by the video essay Holy Motors: Man Without A Movie Camera by esteemed essayist Kyle Kallgren. A must-see for the arthouse enthusiast!

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Killer Kids Double-Bill: THE VILLAGE OF THE DAMNED

Sun 8th September 2019 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
CCA Glasgow, 350 Sauchiehall Street
Glasgow, G2 3JD United Kingdom
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£6

'Science-fiction's strangest story of weird child-demons!' One day the peaceful village of Midwich is cast into a mysterious sleep for several hours, but with no obvious consequences, until soon all the women of child-bearing age turn out to be pregnant. The children are born shortly after and grow at an alarming rate, all with the same blonde hair, piercing eyes and high intelligence. Slowly but surely the children reveal the sinister agenda of their own... Part of the KILLER KIDS…

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Phantom of the Paradise

Wed 11th September 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
The Old Hairdressers, 20 - 28 Renfield Lane
Glasgow, G2 6PH United Kingdom
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£4

Join Trash Cinema for a screening of Brian de Palma's early fan favourite, PHANTOM OF THE PARADISE. Paul Williams stars as Swan, a record producer who steals both the music and beloved muse (Jessica Harper) from an aspiring young songwriter (William Finley). Seeking revenge, the tunesmith has a disfiguring accident which leads him to don a costume and mask, thus transforming himself into the titular rock 'n' roll Phantom!

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Kaleidoscopic Realms: Japanese Experimental Shorts of the ’70s & ’80s

Sun 15th September 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
CCA Glasgow, 350 Sauchiehall Street
Glasgow, G2 3JD United Kingdom
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Free – £8

A programme of short films by directors Naoto Yamakawa, Nobuhiro Aihara and Toshio Matsumoto. The films, spanning from 1975 up until the mid '80s, range from abstract experimentalism to more recognisable narrative structures, but all distort and challenge expectations of aesthetics, storytelling and recognition of oneself on film. Short films often offer a fleeting insight into perspectives outwith our own experiences, but this collection of shorts presents unexpected images, sounds and ideas which linger with you, utilising experimental techniques to…

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Seahorse

Mon 16th September 2019 @ 9:30 pm
CCA Glasgow, 350 Sauchiehall Street
Glasgow, G2 3JD United Kingdom
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Free – £8

Seahorse (Jeanie Finlay, 2019) 1hr 31m Queer Classics and Matchbox Cineclub are delighted to screen Jeanie Finlay's documentary, Seahorse, the story of a dad who gave birth, which follows Freddy McConnell's journey through the pregnancy and birth of his son. Seahorse is an intimate documentary following Freddy McConnell's journey as a pregnant trans man, from Jeanie Finlay (director of Game of Thrones: The Last Watch, Orion: The Man Who Would Be King and The Great Hip Hop Hoax). After years…

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The Feminister

Thu 19th September 2019 @ 5:50 pm - 9:00 pm
Filmhouse, 88 Lothian Road
Edinburgh, Scotland EH39BZ United Kingdom
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£4.50 – £10.50

This gripping portrait of politician Margot Wallström, chronicling her first four years in office as Sweden’s Minister for Foreign Affairs, provides remarkable access to the corridors of power. A passionate advocate for a feminist foreign policy, Wallström proves a defiantly outspoken presence on the international stage and soon faces death threats and intimidation. At a time when so much of our political landscape is dominated by brash (male) egos, witnessing such a skilled diplomat’s intelligence and determination feels like a…

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Push

Thu 19th September 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
CCA Glasgow, 350 Sauchiehall Street
Glasgow, G2 3JD United Kingdom
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Free – £8

Landlords without faces, apartments without renters… Housing prices are skyrocketing in cities across the world, but incomes are not – pushing long-term residents out. This is not gentrification, it is a relatively new economic reality: housing as a financial product, a place to park money. This incisive documentary follows Leilani Farha, UN Special Rapporteur on the right to adequate housing, as she meets with the residents, mayors, campaigners and economists fighting to reclaim the streets. "Lively, approachable documentary should leave…

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Inventing Tomorrow

Fri 20th September 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
City of Glasgow College, 190 Cathedral Street
Glasgow, G4 0RF Select a Country:
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Free – £8

Communities across the world are bearing the brunt of climate chaos, but how do they adapt to existing problems? In this rousing documentary, a group of young students channel their love of science to dream up ingenious solutions to confront the world’s environmental threats. Capturing its protagonists’ hopes and ambitions with love and humour, Inventing Tomorrow presents an inspiring portrait of an engaged generation. "Can't help but leave the viewer feeling hopeful about the future" - Variety Plus short: 7…

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Grit

Fri 20th September 2019 @ 5:50 pm - 8:30 pm
Filmhouse, 88 Lothian Road
Edinburgh, Scotland EH39BZ United Kingdom
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£4.50 – £10.50

When Dian was six, an earthquake, set off by natural gas drilling, sent a tsunami of mud hurtling towards her village. Ten years later, people in her community still seek reparation from the powerful mining company responsible for the damage. This portrait of a teenager finding her political voice offers a rousing tribute to youth activism and to the role of education in empowering young women. "Exquisitely shot" - POV Magazine Plus short: Máxima (Mariel Sosa | Peru/USA | 2018…

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Cucumber Lodge: Elektro Moskva

Fri 20th September 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sneaky Pete’s, 73 Cowgate
Edinburgh, EH1 1JW United Kingdom
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£7

The Cucumber Lodge is a lovingly chaotic series of irregular social gatherings that gravitate towards the edges of our cultural zeitgeists in their current and former states. The cultural mythology of the USSR is often hidden or misplaced yet Elena Tikhonova and Dominik Spritzendorfer's ELEKTRO MOSKVA sets out to unravel the long coils of Soviet electronic music history. Recounted by a cast of synth-wizards and salvagers they uncover the rich musical heritage that Russia has left behind to electronic music. Presented…

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Rainbow Road/Seamore Cinema: Drop Dead Gorgeous (+ Live Drag Pageant)

Fri 20th September 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Seamore Neighbourhood Cinema, CCH, 304 Maryhill Road, G20 7YE
Glasgow, City of Glasgow G20 7YE United Kingdom
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Free – £8

Come along to the launch of Rainbow Road Film Club as we present DROP DEAD GORGEOUS, a mockumentary that follows the contestants of a Minnesota Beauty Pageant as the contestants begin to die is suspicious circumstances... The evening also gives you the chance to choose your own pageant winner as Glasgow's drag acts attempt to charm their way to success!

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Soyalism (screening + meal)

Fri 20th September 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Out of the Blue Drill Hall, 32-36 Dalmeny Street
Edinburgh, EH6 8RG United Kingdom
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£15

How do we re-prioritise workers’ rights, animal welfare and environmental sustainability? Through interviews with workers from China, Brazil, the US and Mozambique, Soyalism lays bare the many land rights and labour rights violations at the heart of the pork industry. It offers an incisive overview of a deliberately complex system – and the ecological and social ramifications of such enormous concentration of power in the hands of Western and Chinese companies. Plus shorts: And That is How the Rivers Came…

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The Feminister

Fri 20th September 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
CCA Glasgow, 350 Sauchiehall Street
Glasgow, G2 3JD United Kingdom
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Free – £8

This gripping portrait of politician Margot Wallström, chronicling her first four years in office as Sweden’s Minister for Foreign Affairs, provides remarkable access to the corridors of power. A passionate advocate for a feminist foreign policy, Wallström proves a defiantly outspoken presence on the international stage and soon faces death threats and intimidation. At a time when so much of our political landscape is dominated by brash (male) egos, witnessing such a skilled diplomat’s intelligence and determination feels like a…

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Gods of Molenbeek

Sat 21st September 2019 @ 5:30 pm
Filmhouse, 88 Lothian Road
Edinburgh, Scotland EH39BZ United Kingdom
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£4.50 – £10.50

Does God exist? What happens when we die? In a district of Brussels rocked by terrorist attacks and perceived as a hotbed of radical Islamism, two six-year-old children seek answers to life’s big questions. Finno-Chilean Aatos lives in the same apartment block as Amine, whose family originate from Morocco; their daily lives, though markedly different, are shaped by this ethnically diverse neighbourhood. This lyrical documentary offers rare insight into friendship, identity and, above all, what brings us together. "Elegantly-crafted Gods…

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Grit

Sat 21st September 2019 @ 7:30 pm
CCA Glasgow, 350 Sauchiehall Street
Glasgow, G2 3JD United Kingdom
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Free – £8

When Dian was six, an earthquake, set off by natural gas drilling, sent a tsunami of mud hurtling towards her village. Ten years later, people in her community still seek reparation from the powerful mining company responsible for the damage. This portrait of a teenager finding her political voice offers a rousing tribute to youth activism and to the role of education in empowering young women. "Exquisitely shot" - POV Magazine Plus short: Máxima (Mariel Sosa | Peru/USA | 2018…

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Midnight Traveler

Sat 21st September 2019 @ 8:15 pm
Filmhouse, 88 Lothian Road
Edinburgh, Scotland EH39BZ United Kingdom
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£4.50 – £10.50

When the Taliban puts a bounty on Afghan director Hassan Fazili’s head, he is forced to flee with his wife and two young daughters. Recording their perilous journey, Fazili shows first hand the violence, danger and uncertainty they encounter in their search for safety. Few documentaries have managed to reveal the reality of displacement so powerfully and with such intimacy, capturing moments of beauty and poetry – and the love shared between a family on the run. "Affecting, essential documentary,…

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Tiny Souls

Sun 22nd September 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:45 pm
Filmhouse, 88 Lothian Road
Edinburgh, Scotland EH39BZ United Kingdom
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£4.50 – £10.50

9-year-old Marwa is an inquisitive child, whose interests revolve around, playtime, school and her siblings. She and her family live in Jordan’s Za’atari camp, the world’s largest camp for Syrian refugees, and hope to return home soon. As the weeks turn into years, Tiny Souls captures the resilience and hopefulness of children displaced by conflict, while raising crucial questions as to what lies in store for their whole generation. "Draws out the signs of optimism and normality that endure against…

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Midnight Traveler

Sun 22nd September 2019 @ 5:00 pm
Glasgow Film Theatre, 12 Rose Street
Glasgow, G3 6RB United Kingdom
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£5.50 – £10.50

When the Taliban puts a bounty on Afghan director Hassan Fazili’s head, he is forced to flee with his wife and two young daughters. Recording their perilous journey, Fazili shows first hand the violence, danger and uncertainty they encounter in their search for safety. Few documentaries have managed to reveal the reality of displacement so powerfully and with such intimacy, capturing moments of beauty and poetry – and the love shared between a family on the run. "Affecting, essential documentary,…

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The Prosecutors

Sun 22nd September 2019 @ 7:30 pm
CCA Glasgow, 350 Sauchiehall Street
Glasgow, G2 3JD United Kingdom
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Free – £8

Through personal testimonies and footage of courtroom proceedings, The Prosecutors documents three lawyers’ fight to end impunity for sexual violence committed at times of war. It explores, with respect and determination, what it takes for victims to obtain justice and celebrates the bravery of those who come forward, while demanding a wider framework of accountability. BEYOND THE SCREEN Join us after the film to explore the work being done at an international level to establish a legal framework for the…

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Survivors

Sun 22nd September 2019 @ 8:15 pm
Filmhouse, 88 Lothian Road
Edinburgh, Scotland EH39BZ United Kingdom
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£4.50 – £10.50

Through the remarkable stories of three individuals at the epicentre of Sierra Leone’s Ebola epidemic, Survivors chronicles the unfolding of one of the most acute public health crises of the modern era. Director Arthur Pratt, a filmmaker and a pastor, inevitably unearths political tensions that still linger from the country’s decade-long civil war, yet what also emerges is a heartfelt tribute to the bravery and humanity of the health workers on the frontlines of a terrifying battle. BEYOND THE SCREEN…

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The Prosecutors

Mon 23rd September 2019 @ 5:50 pm
Filmhouse, 88 Lothian Road
Edinburgh, Scotland EH39BZ United Kingdom
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£4.50 – £10.50

Through personal testimonies and footage of courtroom proceedings, The Prosecutors documents three lawyers’ fight to end impunity for sexual violence committed at times of war. It explores, with respect and determination, what it takes for victims to obtain justice and celebrates the bravery of those who come forward, while demanding a wider framework of accountability. BEYOND THE SCREEN Join us after the film to explore the work being done at an international level to establish a legal framework for the…

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Tiny Souls

Mon 23rd September 2019 @ 7:30 pm
CCA Glasgow, 350 Sauchiehall Street
Glasgow, G2 3JD United Kingdom
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Free – £8

9-year-old Marwa is an inquisitive child, whose interests revolve around, playtime, school and her siblings. She and her family live in Jordan’s Za’atari camp, the world’s largest camp for Syrian refugees, and hope to return home soon. As the weeks turn into years, Tiny Souls captures the resilience and hopefulness of children displaced by conflict, while raising crucial questions as to what lies in store for their whole generation. "Draws out the signs of optimism and normality that endure against…

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System Error

Mon 23rd September 2019 @ 7:30 pm
Grassmart Community Centre, 86 Candlemaker Row
Edinburgh, Scotland EH1 2QA United Kingdom
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The concept of growth dominates our politics, our economy, and our understanding of what makes the world go round. Yet the social fabric and nature itself are showing the strain of this constant drive for bigger and better at all costs. Through candid conversations with staunch advocates of “business as usual”, director Florian Opitz reveals the absurdities behind our current system – and asks if it may be time for a radical re-think. Plus short: Sunday (Dimanche) BEYOND THE SCREEN…

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Ghost Fleet

Mon 23rd September 2019 @ 8:15 pm - 11:00 pm
Glasgow Film Theatre, 12 Rose Street
Glasgow, G3 6RB United Kingdom
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£5.50 – £10.50

What does modern-day slavery look like, and are we, as consumers, complicit in perpetuating it? Combining interviews with dramatically shot re-enactments, Ghost Fleet follows a Bangkok-based activist who fights death threats and corruption to rescue fishermen trafficked into slavery on Thai fishing boats – and help them obtain justice. "A portrait of real-life heroism" - Washington Post BEYOND THE SCREEN Join us after the film to explore the campaigns bringing to life the reality of worker exploitation in the food…

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Voices from the Migrant Community

Tue 24th September 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Maryhill Integration Network, 35 Avenuepark Street
Glasgow, G20 8TS United Kingdom
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Programmed and presented by members of the Maryhill Integration Network community, this special, free screening of documentary and fiction short films explores different experiences of migration, with a particular focus on the role of the right to work in making a new place home. Arrive early and enjoy a cup of tea on arrival! Part of Take One Action Film Festival 2019, 18th - 29th September

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The Time of Forests

Tue 24th September 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Institut Français d’Ecosse, West Parliament Square
Edinburgh, EH1 1RF United Kingdom
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Free – £8

A living forest or a green desert? Tomorrow’s landscape will be defined by the choices we make today. As the symbol of authentic, wild nature, forests across Europe are undergoing an unprecedented phase of industrialisation. Through interviews with rangers, forestry commission officials, paper mill operators and land rights campaigners in France, The Time of Forests invites the viewer on a journey to the heart of industrial forestry – and its alternatives. Plus short: And That Is How the Rivers Came…

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Scheme Birds

Tue 24th September 2019 @ 5:45 pm - 8:30 pm
Glasgow Film Theatre, 12 Rose Street
Glasgow, G3 6RB United Kingdom
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£5.50 – £10.50

In the Motherwell housing estate where she grew up, teenager Gemma says scheme birds like her either get “locked up or knocked up,” so perhaps her path is set. As Gemma’s life twists unexpectedly, the film follows her and the people in her life. Lyrical yet unflinching in its gaze, this heartbreakingly tender documentary asks what causes a person to change—and whether it’s ever too late to do so. "Soars in a quietly magnificent manner" - The Skinny BEYOND THE…

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Facing the Dragon

Tue 24th September 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
CCA Glasgow, 350 Sauchiehall Street
Glasgow, G2 3JD United Kingdom
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Free – £8

Afghan-American filmmaker Sedika Mojadidi crafts an intimate portrait of two awe-inspiring women: Nilofar, a member of parliament, and Shakila, a television journalist. With recent gains for women and the country’s fragile democracy hanging in the balance, Facing the Dragon pays tribute to its protagonists’ determination to change their country from within – and to the energy women the world over are pouring into addressing power imbalance. BEYOND THE SCREEN Join us after the film to explore the space being carved…

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Ghost Fleet

Tue 24th September 2019 @ 8:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Filmhouse, 88 Lothian Road
Edinburgh, Scotland EH39BZ United Kingdom
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£4.50 – £10.50

What does modern-day slavery look like, and are we, as consumers, complicit in perpetuating it? Combining interviews with dramatically shot re-enactments, Ghost Fleet follows a Bangkok-based activist who fights death threats and corruption to rescue fishermen trafficked into slavery on Thai fishing boats – and help them obtain justice. "A portrait of real-life heroism" - Washington Post BEYOND THE SCREEN Join us after the film to explore the campaigns bringing to life the reality of worker exploitation in the food…

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Anbessa

Wed 25th September 2019 @ 5:45 pm - 8:30 pm
Glasgow Film Theatre, 12 Rose Street
Glasgow, G3 6RB United Kingdom
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£5.50 – £10.50

Asalif is a young Ethiopian boy whose life has been upended by the socio-economic developments that are reshaping his home city, his country and his future. With dream-like poetry and stunning cinematography, Anbessa brings to life Asalif’s inner world of childhood adventures, in the shadow of rapid urbanisation. Plus short: Dulce (Guille Isa & Angello Faccini | USA/Colombia | 11 min) BEYOND THE SCREEN Join us after the film to explore questions of development, sustainability and how to ensure opportunities…

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Scheme Birds

Wed 25th September 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Filmhouse, 88 Lothian Road
Edinburgh, Scotland EH39BZ United Kingdom
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£4.50 – £10.50

In the Motherwell housing estate where she grew up, teenager Gemma says scheme birds like her either get “locked up or knocked up,” so perhaps her path is set. As Gemma’s life twists unexpectedly, the film follows her and the people in her life. Lyrical yet unflinching in its gaze, this heartbreakingly tender documentary asks what causes a person to change—and whether it’s ever too late to do so. "Soars in a quietly magnificent manner" - The Skinny BEYOND THE…

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Soyalism (screening + meal)

Wed 25th September 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
CCA Glasgow, 350 Sauchiehall Street
Glasgow, G2 3JD United Kingdom
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Free – £15

How do we re-prioritise workers’ rights, animal welfare and environmental sustainability? Through interviews with workers from China, Brazil, the US and Mozambique, Soyalism lays bare the many land rights and labour rights violations at the heart of the pork industry. It offers an incisive overview of a deliberately complex system – and the ecological and social ramifications of such enormous concentration of power in the hands of Western and Chinese companies. Plus shorts: And That is How the Rivers Came…

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Anbessa

Thu 26th September 2019 @ 5:50 pm - 8:30 pm
Filmhouse, 88 Lothian Road
Edinburgh, Scotland EH39BZ United Kingdom
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£4.50 – £10.50

Asalif is a young Ethiopian boy whose life has been upended by the socio-economic developments that are reshaping his home city, his country and his future. With dream-like poetry and stunning cinematography, Anbessa brings to life Asalif’s inner world of childhood adventures, in the shadow of rapid urbanisation. Plus short: Dulce (Guille Isa & Angello Faccini | USA/Colombia | 11 min) BEYOND THE SCREEN Join us after the film to explore questions of development, sustainability and how to ensure opportunities…

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Gregg Araki’s Teen Apocalypse Trilogy

Thu 26th September 2019 @ 6:00 pm
CCA Glasgow, 350 Sauchiehall Street
Glasgow, G2 3JD United Kingdom
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Free – £12

Totally Fucked Up (Gregg Araki, 1993) 1hr 25m The Doom Generation (Gregg Araki, 1995) 1hr 30m Nowhere (Gregg Araki, 1997) 1hr 25m A rare opportunity to see Gregg Araki’s '90s New Queer Cinema classics: the Teen Apocalypse Trilogy of Totally Fucked Up (1993), The Doom Generation (1995) and Nowhere (1997). A kaleidoscope of pop culture, nihilism, disenfranchised youth and…reptilian aliens. Teen Apocalypse Trilogy ticket (£12) Individual tickets are priced on a sliding scale, £0-£8, depending on what you can afford.…

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The Time of Forests

Thu 26th September 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Alliance Française Glasgow, 3 Park Circus
Glasgow, G3 6AX United Kingdom
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Free – £8

A living forest or a green desert? Tomorrow’s landscape will be defined by the choices we make today. As the symbol of authentic, wild nature, forests across Europe are undergoing an unprecedented phase of industrialisation. Through interviews with rangers, forestry commission officials, paper mill operators and land rights campaigners in France, The Time of Forests invites the viewer on a journey to the heart of industrial forestry – and its alternatives. Plus short: And That Is How the Rivers Came…

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Everything Must Fall

Thu 26th September 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
CCA Glasgow, 350 Sauchiehall Street
Glasgow, G2 3JD United Kingdom
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Free – £8

This urgent documentary chronicles the rise of the #FeesMustFall student movement which ignited into one of South Africa’s most militant national revolts. Director Rehad Desai captures the urgency of the movement’s demand for free, decolonised education, which morphed into a wider rallying cry for social justice: fees must fall, outsourcing must fall, poverty must fall, racism must fall - everything must fall. Plus short: Scenes From a Dry City (Francois Verster & Simon Wood | USA | 2018 | 12…

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Inventing Tomorrow

Fri 27th September 2019 @ 5:50 pm - 8:30 pm
Filmhouse, 88 Lothian Road
Edinburgh, Scotland EH39BZ United Kingdom
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£4.50 – £10.50

Communities across the world are bearing the brunt of climate chaos, but how do they adapt to existing problems? In this rousing documentary, a group of young students channel their love of science to dream up ingenious solutions to confront the world’s environmental threats. Capturing its protagonists’ hopes and ambitions with love and humour, Inventing Tomorrow presents an inspiring portrait of an engaged generation. "Can't help but leave the viewer feeling hopeful about the future" - Variety Plus short: 7…

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Anthropocene: The Human Epoch

Fri 27th September 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
CCA Glasgow, 350 Sauchiehall Street
Glasgow, G2 3JD United Kingdom
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Free – £8

This stunning follow-up to Manufactured Landscapes and Watermark offers a cinematic meditation on the way human activity has reshaped the Earth, documenting our massive reengineering of the planet’s surface in astonishing scale and perspective. Spanning numerous countries, Anthropocene lays bare the gashes, wounds and irreparable marks of industrialisation and extraction, revealing how our mania for conquest has created a global epidemic. "Gorgeously shot documentary striking cinematography" - Hollywood Reporter Plus short: Hybrids (Florian Brauch, Matthieu Pujol, Kim Tailhades, Yohan Thireau,…

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Facing the Dragon

Fri 27th September 2019 @ 8:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Filmhouse, 88 Lothian Road
Edinburgh, Scotland EH39BZ United Kingdom
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£4.50 – £10.50

Afghan-American filmmaker Sedika Mojadidi crafts an intimate portrait of two awe-inspiring women: Nilofar, a member of parliament, and Shakila, a television journalist. With recent gains for women and the country’s fragile democracy hanging in the balance, Facing the Dragon pays tribute to its protagonists’ determination to change their country from within – and to the energy women the world over are pouring into addressing power imbalance. BEYOND THE SCREEN Join us after the film to explore the space being carved…

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Sorry We Missed You

Sat 28th September 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Glasgow Film Theatre, 12 Rose Street
Glasgow, G3 6RB United Kingdom
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£5.50 – £10.50

Ken Loach returns with another devastatingly powerful portrait of contemporary Britain, that delves into the knock-on effects of zero-hour contracts and the gig economy for a family struggling to get by. This critically acclaimed, highly anticipated follow-up to I, Daniel Blake is both an intimate drama and a searing indictment of an inhumane economic system. "Riveting...a drama of searing human empathy" - Time Out BEYOND THE SCREEN We hope to welcome the film’s screenwriter (and Take One Action patron) Paul…

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The Brink + Shorts

Sat 28th September 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Aros Cinema, Viewfield Rd
Portree, IV519EU United Kingdom
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£6.95 – £8.95

The Brink (2019) is a documentary that follows the former White House chief strategist, Steve Bannon, through the 2018 mid-term elections in the United States. Alison Klayman’s film sheds light on Bannon’s efforts to mobilise and unify far-right parties in order to win seats in the May 2019 European Parliamentary elections. It will be paired with artists’ shorts including John Smith’s, Who Are We? (2016), to create a timely event, one month before the UK is set to leave the…

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Anthropocene: The Human Epoch

Sat 28th September 2019 @ 8:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Filmhouse, 88 Lothian Road
Edinburgh, Scotland EH39BZ United Kingdom
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£4.50 – £10.50

This stunning follow-up to Manufactured Landscapes and Watermark offers a cinematic meditation on the way human activity has reshaped the Earth, documenting our massive reengineering of the planet’s surface in astonishing scale and perspective. Spanning numerous countries, Anthropocene lays bare the gashes, wounds and irreparable marks of industrialisation and extraction, revealing how our mania for conquest has created a global epidemic. "Gorgeously shot documentary striking cinematography" - Hollywood Reporter Plus short: Hybrids (Florian Brauch, Matthieu Pujol, Kim Tailhades, Yohan Thireau,…

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Yours in Sisterhood

Sun 29th September 2019 @ 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm
The Space, 183 Dalry Road
Edinburgh, EH11 2EB United Kingdom
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Join us for a free screening of surprising, diverse and inspiring films by and about women, celebrating defiance and solidarity. A warm welcome will be offered to all, with free tea and coffee and an informal conversation after the films. Part of Take One Action Film Festival 2019, 18th - 29th September

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Sorry We Missed You

Sun 29th September 2019 @ 5:45 pm
Filmhouse, 88 Lothian Road
Edinburgh, Scotland EH39BZ United Kingdom
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£4.50 – £10.50

Ken Loach returns with another devastatingly powerful portrait of contemporary Britain, that delves into the knock-on effects of zero-hour contracts and the gig economy for a family struggling to get by. This critically acclaimed, highly anticipated follow-up to I, Daniel Blake is both an intimate drama and a searing indictment of an inhumane economic system. "Riveting...a drama of searing human empathy" - Time Out BEYOND THE SCREEN We hope to welcome the film’s screenwriter (and Take One Action patron) Paul…

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’50s Monster Movie Double Feature

Sun 29th September 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
The Old Hairdressers, 20 - 28 Renfield Lane
Glasgow, G2 6PH United Kingdom
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£5

Come and join Trash Cinema as they take you back to the 1950s for a vintage monster movie double bill. A screening of the atomically explosive THE BEAST FROM  20,000 FATHOMS as well as everyone's favourite giant killer ant movie THEM! They'll be showing some classic '50s cinema/drive-in bumpers before the show as well as during the intermission to complete the experience. So come on down, guys and gals, grab a soda and some popcorn and join Trash Cinema for…

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Madrid, Capital City (Glasgow)

Sun 29th September 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
CCA Glasgow, 350 Sauchiehall Street
Glasgow, G2 3JD United Kingdom
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£7

Part of Scalarama 2019, Cinemaattic hits back with the best independent cinema from Spain and Latin America, bringing a programme of short-films focused on a very particular town, Madrid. Protagonist, voyeur city, Madrid has seen the changes in contemporary Spain from a privileged point of view. This programme of films aims to help viewers to get a better feel for life there. Madrid resisted Franco’s bombing during the civil war, Madrid was the protagonist of Spain’s young democracy -embodied in…

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