Eathie| Mike Webster | Scotland | 9 mins – Short documentary about adventure and wildlife photographer James Roddie and his descent of the obscure Eathie Gorge on the Black Isle in Scotland. This is potentially the first time this had been done, though information is hard to find.

6pm: A’ comharrachadh 10 bliadhna de Fharpais nam Filmichean Gàidhlig/ A celebration of 10 years of The Gaelic Short Film Competition

A celebration of 10 years of The Gaelic Short Film Competition – some of the very best entries to the FilmG Open Category over the years. A selection of films, from tearjerkers to feel-good music videos, made by industry professionals, students and community groups. Full details here

A’ comharrachadh 10 bliadhna de Fharpais nam Filmichean Gàidhlig – sùil air cuid de na filmichean as Fheàrr a fhuair sinn ann an Roinn nan Inbheach thar nam bliadhnaichean.

 

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8pm: We the Uncivilised – A Life Story & Post Zombie Apocalypse (u)

Post Zombie Apocalypse | Siyao Li | Scotland | 5 mins – Once upon a time there was a beautiful peaceful town. Until trash started to cover that beautiful land….

We the Uncivilised – A Life Story | Pete Sequoia & Lily Rose Sequoia |UK | 101mins 

Disillusioned by a story of consumption and alienation, a couple are called to action. They make an intimate and life-changing quest around the UK to discover a culture of connection and belonging.  Featuring conversations with Polly Higgins, Bruce Parry and Patrick Whitefieldtale of both deep grief and inspired hope.

A stunning and sensitive journey into ecology, humanity and spirituality.” – The Cube Cinema
Moving… Tragic… Inspiring ” – Bruce Parry
Once in a while a film comes along that has profound impact –
this is a delicious taste of what can be.” – Polly Higgins

Oor Wally

11.30pm – Cinemor77 Documentary Shorts

The Frying Game | Martin Lennon | Scotland |10 mins – The Frying Game takes a light hearted look at one of the symbols of modern Scotland, the Deep Fried Mars Bar. Allegedly it can give you an instant heart attack if you eat one, however where does this humble and quirky snack have its origins?

The Repairman | Bashrat Khan | Scotland | 6 mins – Bill Bailey runs one of the last remaining repair shops in the East End of Glasgow. Filmed over one day in his shop, Bill is a natural story teller who dreams of being in Taggart. This is the story of a community, the referendum and the disappearing art of repairing

Oor Wally |Martin Lennon | Scotland | 12 mins – Oor Wally (The Warrior) is a lighthearted documentary that follows Scotland’s most unique mascot Wally the Warrior across an eventful football season. Wally also happens to be Eleanor, a mother of eight and and granny of seven.

Dear Peter | Scott Willis | Scotland | 25 mins – After discovering a large collection of handwritten postcards in a secondhand shop, filmmaker Scott Willis begins a journey to track down their owner. But with the collection spanning over seventy years, a reunion seems unlikely. Who was Peter? How did his life end? And what happens to us when our time is up?

Eathie| Mike Webster | Scotland | 9 mins – Short documentary about adventure and wildlife photographer James Roddie and his descent of the obscure Eathie Gorge on the Black Isle in Scotland. This is potentially the first time this had been done, though information is hard to find.

My Private Life II | Jill Daniels | UK | 25 mins – In My Private Life II split screens create a powerful metaphor of the uneasy relationship between parents and daughter. Poetic enactments, home movies, voice-overs and observation of her parents daily lives give evocative glimpses into a family history defined by Daniels’ father’s undisclosed sexuality.

Submerged | Ernie Larsen & Sherry Millner | USA | 5 mins – An experimental doc, which proposes that the Mediterranean has become a permanent detention center for the migrants who never make it across the sea, as it superimposes onto  the ceaseless movement of the sea at the shoreline, segments of a list of migrants who have drowned or who lost their lives on shore, under police control or in dire conditions of neglect while caught under detention

Transit Zone | Frederik Subei | Scotland | 32 mins – Transit Zone is an authentic insight into the life of a refugee in the jungle of Calais. We enter the perspective of ‘Teefa’ who has fled the regime in Sudan. His dream is to make it one day onto one of the lorries leading to the UK – and hopefully a better life.