Film, Special interest

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Strange Electricity

Described as the ‘Holy Grail of electronic music documentaries’, this is the 20th anniversary screening of Säkhö the Movie which explores minimalist techno label Sähkö Recordings during the 90s. The screening is followed by live sets from Jimi Tenor and Golden Teacher, plus a DJ set by JD Twitch.

Glue Factory, Glasgow

Sat 14 Mar 2015

£12 for the screening and party; £8 for party only

Part of Glasgow Short Film Festival.

Artists@Work: Bellag Agus Beauty

A film celebrating the character and natural beauty of Skye.

Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh

Sat 7 Feb 2015

Free / 0131 228 1404

Part of Manipulate.

Artists@Work: Crockett's Fall

A film which is the culmination of printmaking, sound, stop-motion animation and performance.

Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh

Sat 7 Feb 2015

Free / 0131 228 1404

Part of Manipulate.

Cycling Shorts Pop-Up Cinema Night

An evening of short cycling films, including competition winning films. Dress warm or bring a blanket. Visit the website to participate.

Recyke-a-Bike, Stirling

Fri 30 Jan 2015

£3.50 / 01786 447559

D Day: Normandy 1944

  • 40 min
  • Directed by: Pascal Vuong/Ronan Chapalain

An account of the D-Day landings.

Rheged Centre, Penrith

Mon 29 Dec

3D

01768 868000

Tue 30 Dec

3D

01768 868000

Wed 31 Dec

3D

01768 868000

Thu 1 Jan 2015

3D

01768 868000

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Dundee Mountain Film Festival

The UK's longest continuous running mountain film festival showcases an international programme of films by local film makers, presentations and book signings by world renowned mountaineers, adventurers and expedition leaders, and art and photography exhibitions.

Bonar Hall, Dundee

Fri 27 Nov 2015

Times vary / Prices to be confirmed / 01382 730699

Sat 28 Nov 2015

Times vary / Prices to be confirmed / 01382 730699

Edinburgh Short Film Festival

Ten events over two weekends, showcasing a selection of the best shorts by filmmakers from across the globe.

Various venues, Edinburgh

Fri 13 Nov 2015

Times & prices vary

Sat 14 Nov 2015

Times & prices vary

Sun 15 Nov 2015

Times & prices vary

…and 7 more dates until 22 Nov 2015

Elegies and Inspirations: Martyn Bennett

An evening of films and conversations centering around the world of music, and the notion of finding the right images to work alongside it.

Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh

Mon 2 Feb 2015

£8 (Film pass £25) / 0131 228 1404

Part of Manipulate.

Poetry Loops

Initiated in 2007, the festival’s film programme is dedicated to showing both filmed poetry – either recordings of past readings or dramatisations of poetry – as well as the cutting edge medium of poetry film. A poetry film or videopoem strives for a symbiotic relationship of images, words, and sound and/or music. It can…

Byre Theatre, St Andrews

Wed 4 Mar 2015

Free

In association with Purple Patch Arts and Ties to the Tay Part of StAnza: Scotland's Poetry Festival.

Thu 5 Mar 2015

Free

In association with Purple Patch Arts and Ties to the Tay Part of StAnza: Scotland's Poetry Festival.

Fri 6 Mar 2015

Free

In association with Purple Patch Arts and Ties to the Tay Part of StAnza: Scotland's Poetry Festival.

…and 2 more dates until 8 Mar 2015

Sofi's Monday Movie Club

Weekly screenings of popular classics. Free popcorn all round.

Sofi's, Edinburgh

Mon 29 Dec

0131 555 7019

Mon 5 Jan 2015

0131 555 7019

Mon 12 Jan 2015

0131 555 7019

…and 50 more dates until 28 Dec 2015

Take One Action Film Festival

A film festival with a political slant, founded on the belief that 'cinematic experiences can inspire lasting change' and offering a series of talks and programmes showing how films can be used to empower communities on an international stage.

Various venues, Edinburgh

Fri 18 Sep 2015

Times & prices vary / 0131 553 6335

Sat 19 Sep 2015

Times & prices vary / 0131 553 6335

Sun 20 Sep 2015

Times & prices vary / 0131 553 6335

…and 13 more dates until 3 Oct 2015

Various venues: Glasgow

Fri 18 Sep 2015

Times & prices vary / 0131 553 6335

Sat 19 Sep 2015

Times & prices vary / 0131 553 6335

Sun 20 Sep 2015

Times & prices vary / 0131 553 6335

…and 13 more dates until 3 Oct 2015

Vertical Cinema

A mind-blowing new way of looking at film – literally. Vertical Cinema is ten specially-commissioned pieces which are projected (vertically, of course) with a custom-built projector in vertical cinemascope. As for what to expect from the films – a mix of abstract cinema, experiments, found footage and live laser action.

The Briggait, Glasgow

Wed 11 Mar 2015

£8 / 0141 553 5890

Part of Glasgow Short Film Festival.

What's Love Got To Do With It: Will Anderson and Ainslie Henderson

Will Anderson and Ainslie Henderson present their film, Monkey Love Experiments, along with a selection of international animation which has inspired them.

Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh

Sat 7 Feb 2015

£8 / 0131 228 1404

Part of Manipulate.