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Premieres and golden oldies to see at Glasgow Film Festival 2018

The fourteenth edition of Glasgow Film Festival is right around the corner, and rest assured: 2018's programme packs a punch. With everything from be-there-or-regret-it premieres to some feel-good-screenings of golden oldies, there's something at #GFF18 for everyone.

Break into film and TV drama with Hit The Ground Running

For 10 years, Hit The Ground Running has been providing training for people interested in working in film and television drama, with alumni going on to work on Outlander, Shetland, Penny Dreadful and others. We spoke to organiser Linda Fraser to hear more.

Nae Pasaran: The story of East Kilbride, Chile and international solidarity

Nae Pasaran is a five-year documentary project, which has received development funding from Creative Scotland, about the East Kilbride factory workers who refused to work on engines from Pinochet’s Air Force in protest against his dictatorship in Chile.

The film festival encouraging audiences to Take One Action

Since 2008, Take One Action Film Festivals have engaged tens of thousands of people with world-class films, showcasing inspiring stories that comment on issues of global concern. We speak to Tamara Van Strijthem about a decade of making a difference through cinema.

Africa in Motion: bringing African cinema to Scotland

For the last 12 years, the Africa in Motion film festival has been bringing the best of African cinema to Scotland - making it possible for Scottish audiences to engage with African stories and industry professionals from the continent. We spoke to Festival Producer Justine Atkinson to hear more about (...)

We're rolling... new life for the Screen Machine

The Screen Machine is rolling again after undergoing a major refit of the vehicle, which has added a minimum of six more years to its operational life. We went along to the opening screening in Brodick, Arran to find out more.

Trailblazing GLITCH Film Festival returns for its second edition

Trailblazing GLITCH Film Festival returns for its second edition, running from 24 March to 1 April 2017.

Filmmakers and artists head to Hawick for Alchemy Film and Moving Image Festival

Over 50 filmmakers and artists from around the world will land in Hawick in the Scottish Borders on 2 March for the seventh edition of the Alchemy Film and Moving Image Festival, we find out from Creative Director Richard Ashrowan what to expect.

#sugarwater - behind the scenes of Deaf and disabled theatre

The Glasgow Film Festival is screening #sugarwater - an eye-opening documentary following the first ever performance by pioneering Deaf and disabled theatre company, Graeae. Director and Producer Jo Lewis tells us why she felt this was an important tale to tell.

Documentary reveals story behind Uganda businesswomen

This Global Entrepreneurship Week (14-20 November) BAFTA award-winning filmmaker Carol Cooke launches a ground-breaking documentary campaign - Barefoot in Business - that follows the fortunes of Uganda’s growing band of businesswomen.