5pm – Glasgow Short Film Festival – Family Friendly Shorts (U)
Hairy MooMoo – Hadi Tabasi, Rasoul Zarrin | Iran | 2015 | 5 min
A Stone Age caveman has a bad hair day.
Alike – Rafa Cano Méndez, Daniel Martínez Lara | Spain | 2015 | 8 min
In a busy world, a father tries to teach his son the right way. But… what is the correct path?
How Shammies Tidied Up – Edmunds Jansons | Latvia | 2015 | 6 min
The Shammies’ house is so messy it isn’t possible to find anything. Mr. Cat suggests a spring-clean. The frying-pan lives in the kitchen, the toothbrushes in the bathroom, but where does The Winter live?
I Am Not A Mouse – Evgenia Golubeva | UK | 2015 | 3 min
Every time Lucy is called ‘Mouse’ by her Mum, she turns into a real mouse! What is Lucy going to do?
The Marathon Diary -Hanne Berkaak | Norway | 2015 | 8 min
A girl called Always Last embarks on an adventurous marathon through the ice cold and mythic landscapes of Lapland. But she soon discovers that the run is not going be a straight line between start and finish.
Zoo Story – Veronika Zacharová | Czech Republic | 2015 | 4 min
A curious girl is at the zoo with her mum. What plan will she devise when she meets a lonely gorilla and mum is busy with business calls?
Perched – Liam Harris | UK | 2016 |11 min
Hamish Fint, a crotchety old man used to a life of seclusion inside his precariously balanced submarine, struggles to maintain equilibrium when an unwelcome visiting seagull rocks his world.
The Girl Who Spoke Cat – Dotty Kultys | UK, Poland | 2014 | 6 min
In a dull, organised world a curious girl longs for some colour and joy – against the wishes of her rule-obeying mother.
6pm – Scottish Documentary Institute Shorts (PG) – A programme of creative documentary shorts sourced from SDI’s flagship training programme Bridging the Gap including:
7pm -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 Whitefield. A tale of both deep grief and inspired hope.
21:00- 22:20 – Steve Davis presents Primer | 77 min | Shane Carruth| US | 2004 | (12a)
6 times World Snooker Champion and eclectic underground DJ Steve Davis presents his selection for Doune the Rabbit Hole – Primer – a psychological sci-fi thriller about a group of four tech entrepreneurs. Toiling away in a garage, the quartet have successfully created error-checking systems for their clients. But their recent work seems to have created an unexpected and seemingly impossible side-effect…
11pm – Glasgow Short Film Festival presents Imagined Worlds (15)
Drawn from GSFF’s 2017 international and Scottish competitions, we present a selection of films exploring dreamscapes, no man’s lands and alternate realities. Fake news! Sad.
489 Years | Hayoun Kwon | France | 2016 | 11 min
Thanks to the testimony of Kim, a former soldier in South Korea, we gain access to the DMZ. He speaks of a place where people are forbidden, a place entirely reclaimed by nature.
Record/Record | Robert Duncan | UK | 2016 | 5 min
A photographer focuses on the real and perceived in a film about the intersection of record, memory and reality.
Green Screen Gringo | Douwe Dijkstra | Netherlands, Brazil | 2016 | 16 min
Behind a green screen, a foreigner finds his way in an enchanting – and yet turbulent – Brazil. Where the streets are a stage for politics, art and affection, a gringo can only watch. The result is a mixtape-portrait on modern day Brazil seen through the eyes of the visitor. Winner of the Bill Douglas Award for International Short Film at GSFF17.
Kaiju Bunraku | Jillian Mayer, Lucas Leyva | USA | 2017 | 14 min
Here’s a day in the life of a husband and wife living in a world of giant monsters.
12am – Solar Movie (2016) John McGeoch 54min
Solar Movie was a commission from German rock band Grobschnitt ( `Roughcut`). Grobschnitt were based in Hagen, in the Ruhr valley and recorded and toured from 1970 to 1989, stretching musically over this time from Prog Rock and Psychedelia to German New Wave.