25th September 2018
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Speiliks toys star on screen

Speiliks toys star on screen

Speiliks, the toymakers based in Burra, have branched out and made an animated film featuring their wooden toys and a little plastic pig named Mildred.Davy Inkster, Susan Timmins and their daughter Freya invited Eva and Leah Cumming to join them to form Speiliks Associates. Freya, Eva and Leah, ... Read more...

Film showing

Film showing

Shetland Film Club will be showing The Boy In The Striped Pyjamas at the NAFC Marine Centre at 7.30pm on Thursday.Eight-year-old Bruno is the son of an officer and concentration camp commander in 1940s Germany. The family lives in a country house, and although Bruno is forbidden to go near the c... Read more...

Search on for old footage

Search on for old footage

Shetland Amenity Trust has received a grant of £8,600 from the Heritage Lottery Fund’s Awards for All programme towards a feasibility study into establishing a moving image archive in the isles.The project will not be collecting any materials at this stage, instead carrying out research into ... Read more...

Free show is for the Faintheart

Free show is for the Faintheart

Shetland Arts is showing an exclusive free screening of the film Faintheart at the Garrison Theatre on Monday before it goes on general release in the UK.MySpace, Vertigo Films, the UK Film Council and Film4 have announced innovative plans for the release of Faintheart, the first user-generated ... Read more...

Education conference at museum

Education conference at museum

THE FIRST conference on Moving Image in Education will be held on Friday in the Shetland Museum.The conference is a joint initiative by the SIC in partnership with Shetland Arts and will feature a number of presentations.As well as representatives from schools there will be a presentation from M... Read more...

Film workshop

Film workshop

SCOTTISH film and TV director Douglas Mackinnon will lead a special workshop at 11am tomorrow in Islesburgh Community Centre as part of Screenplay 2008, Shetland’s second annual film festival.Mackinnon who directed The Flying Scotsman, which was shown at last year’s festival, and Dr Who and th... Read more...

Young film makers to open festival

Young film makers to open festival

SHETLAND’S young film makers will be opening Screenplay, the second Shetland Arts Film Festival, on Thursday at the Garrison Theatre, with a selection of their work from the past 12 months.The festival is looking at “Heroes and Villains” this time, and is curated by Mark Kermode, Linda Ruth ... Read more...