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By Douglas Greenwood On Tuesday, February 17th, 2015
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Glasgow Film Fest 2015 – Memphis (Tim Sutton, 2013)

In amongst the airy, ethereal atmosphere of Tim Sutton’s Memphis, there lies promise. An idea that could make this film work in a sort of bizarre amalgamation of Beasts of the Southern Wild and Gummo. Both of More...

By Douglas Greenwood On Sunday, February 23rd, 2014
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GFF 2014: 20 Feet from Stardom (Morgan Neville, 2013)

Rarely does a documentary let you be both in awe of and feel pity for its protagonists. In 20 Feet from Stardom, director Morgan Neville does just that. While at some points these men and women make you want to More...

By Douglas Greenwood On Sunday, February 23rd, 2014
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GFF 2014: Starred Up (David Mackenzie, 2013)

  I woke up this morning still to find myself in the confined space of Starred Up. Isolating, dangerous and cutthroat, it’s a realistic outing into the prison genre after years of being near destroyed by More...

By Douglas Greenwood On Saturday, February 22nd, 2014
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GFF 2014: Stranger by the Lake (Alain Guiraudie, 2013)

  As the sun sets over the water in Stranger by the Lake, you are reminded  how cinema can greatly embody multiple genres. Presenting itself as an erotic story of lust and danger, it simultaneously ventures More...

By Douglas Greenwood On Friday, February 21st, 2014
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GFF 2014: The Double (Richard Ayoade, 2014)

  If there’s a topic that Richard Ayoade tackles with impeccable skill, it’s infatuation. In his break out hit, the 2010 coming-of-age drama ‘Submarine’, he created a film about two young teenagers More...

By admin On Saturday, January 11th, 2014
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Film shot in Glasgow to be screened at Sundance

Scotland at Sundance Film Festival Two films supported by Creative Scotland , Exchange & Mart and God Help the Girl, will receive world premieres at the Sundance Film Festival, 16-26 January 2014 at Park City, More...

By Susannah Radford On Saturday, October 8th, 2011
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How to make a short film in one weekend

Four hundred filmmakers taking part in the Glasgow 48 Hour Film Project left the Trongate 103 Arts Centre on Friday night on a mission to make a short film in just one weekend.  Filmmakers have 48 hours to script, More...

By admin On Tuesday, April 19th, 2011
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Media Masterclasses in Glasgow

Students from throughout Scotland are to descend on Glasgow today and tomorrow to attend masterclasses and workshops on television, radio, film and digital media. The Creative Loop Student Media Festival is More...