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Jauja Programme Note for GFT

Jauja (Dir. Lisandro Alonso, 2014) is screening at GFT until Thursday 23rd April. My accompanying programme note will be available at screenings – the physical copy is a little edited for space (though not by me and I’m a little scared to check it); you can download it… 55 more words


The Glasgow Film Festival 2015

In high school, I went to these acting classes at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland (RCS) in Glasgow every Saturday. I lived in Dunblane so it was around an hour on the train each way, plus waiting times, however these weren’t too bad. 282 more words

Glasgow Film Theatre

Glasgow Cinemas: Where you watch is important too.

The perfect cinema experience is unique to the individual. Some may visit on rare occasions and these are usually the people you see armed with ridiculously large cokes, popcorn, pick n mix, nachos you name it. 347 more words


Day 216 - Why Not?

Took my mum out for her birthday today, had a very nice afternoon of sandwiches, tea, cakes, coffee and then went to the GFT to see Still Alice. 

Glasgow Film Festival 2015

A few days on and with the excellent It Follows just announced as the winner of the inaugural Glasgow Film Festival Critics’ Choice Award, this seems like a good time to take a quick look back at GFF15.  417 more words


Scream Team: FrightFest Glasgow 2015

If you take a look at the typical audience of FrightFest, you’ll begin to notice a few things.

People are excited. Like, ‘yay excited’ to see something awesome, not ‘meh excited’ to be holding popcorn. 3,722 more words


Glasgow Film Festival - The final weekend!

One of our favourite cinemas the GFT (Glasgow Film Theatre) is currently running the Glasgow Film Festival 2015.  There has been a bit of a Nordic film making theme running throughout  with an entire strand devoted to the life and career of Swedish filmstar Ingrid Bergman and the Closing Gala film, Force Majeure from Swedish director Ruben Östlund. 58 more words

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