Film, Workshops

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Southside Film Festival

A super-local festival that brings an eclectic programme of films and workshops to 'pop up' cinemas in various Southside venues (cafes, pubs, clubs, schools, libraries, parks, even a boat shed). Film choices are often site specific or engage audiences by producing an event around the film.

Southside, Glasgow

Sun 11 May

£6–£5

  • 19:30

Glasgow Film Festival

Scotland's fastest growing film festival has taken less than ten years to turn itself into a force to be reckoned with in the film festival world.

Various venues: Glasgow

Wed 18 Feb 2015

Times & prices vary / 0141 332 6535

Thu 19 Feb 2015

Times & prices vary / 0141 332 6535

Fri 20 Feb 2015

Times & prices vary / 0141 332 6535

…and 9 more dates until 1 Mar 2015

McLaren 2014

A programme of events marking the centenary of world-renowned Scottish filmmaker, artist, musician, and award-winning animator, Norman McLaren. Events include screenings, exhibitions and workshops.

Various venues, Scotland

Sun 20 Apr

Times & prices vary

Mon 21 Apr

Times & prices vary

Tue 22 Apr

Times & prices vary

…and 103 more dates until 3 Aug

Refugee Week Scotland

This annual week-long festival of arts and cultural events and activities celebrates the contribution of refugees to our communities and promotes better understanding of why people seek sanctuary.

Various venues: Glasgow

Mon 16 Jun

Times & prices to be confirmed

Tue 17 Jun

Times & prices to be confirmed

Wed 18 Jun

Times & prices to be confirmed

…and 4 more dates until 22 Jun

Chorale – A Sam Shepard Roadshow

A unique roadshow extolling the talents of American playwright Sam Shepard. Featuring three plays, two films, a workshop and a night of music.

Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh

Fri 30 May

£15.50 (£8–£12.50) / 0131 228 1404

Double bill featuring feature film Savage/Love and new play The Animal (You).

  • 19:30

£10 (when booking a double bill £5) / 0131 228 1404

  • 00:00 (Saturday morning)

£15.50 (£8–£12.50) / 0131 228 1404

  • 00:00 (Saturday morning)
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Dundee WestFest

Community arts festival based in the west end of Dundee, starting with a gala day, Big Sunday, on Magdalen Green that features live music and entertainment, kids' activities, stalls, food and drink. Throughout the week there's a mix of walks, talks, literary events, music, dance, theatre, art and film.

Various venues, Dundee

Sun 8 Jun

Times & prices to be confirmed

Mon 9 Jun

Times & prices to be confirmed

Tue 10 Jun

Times & prices to be confirmed

…and 4 more dates until 14 Jun

Film and Theology

The seventeenth annual film and theology weekend. Films to be viewed, discussed and reflected upon include: Banard's The Selfish Giant, Trapero's White Elephant and Hardy's The Wicker Man.

Gladstone's Library, Hawarden

Fri 25 Apr

Times vary / £168 – £188 residential, £98 non-residential. Booking essential / 01244532350

Sat 26 Apr

Times vary / £168 – £188 residential, £98 non-residential. Booking essential / 01244532350

Sun 27 Apr

Times vary / £168 – £188 residential, £98 non-residential. Booking essential / 01244532350

How to Make a Micro Budget Film and Sell It

One-day film masterclass in the art of the micro budget – going from screenwriting all the way to marketing. From Intense Productions.

The Comedy Store Manchester

Mon 5 May

£79–£99 (Students £79) / 0870 593 2932

The Corinthian Club, Glasgow

Mon 28 Apr

£79–£99 (Students £79) / 0141 552 1101

Goldsmiths, University Of London, SE14

Sat 3 May

£79–£99 (Students £79) / 020 7919 7171

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Nairn Book and Arts Festival

A range of musical, literary and artistic events with a fringe drawing on the talents of the local creative community. New last year was the introduction of a Twitter fiction competition and an artisan food fair.

Various venues: Nairn

Tue 2 Sep

Times & prices vary / 01667 453476

Wed 3 Sep

Times & prices vary / 01667 453476

Thu 4 Sep

Times & prices vary / 01667 453476

…and 3 more dates until 7 Sep

Unsolved Festival

The Unsolved Festival is the National Trust for Scotland's tribute to the great Scottish crime writing tradition, taking place in various venues across Aberdeenshire. Wannabe detectives, budding crime writers, CSI aficionados and those who just like a good old fashioned mystery can enjoy writer talks, films and…

Various venues: Aberdeenshire

Wed 15 Oct

Times & prices vary / 0844 493 2179

Thu 16 Oct

Times & prices vary / 0844 493 2179

Fri 17 Oct

Times & prices vary / 0844 493 2179

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16mm Animated Sound Workshops with Luigi Allamano

Luigi Allamano from Concordia University hosts these workshops offering participants the chance to create sound by making pictures directly onto 16mm film, a technique made famous by filmmaker Norman McLaren. Ages 16+.

CCA, Glasgow

Mon 30 Jun

Times & prices to be confirmed / 0141 352 4900

Part of McLaren.

Stills, Edinburgh

Thu 26 Jun

Times & prices to be confirmed / 0131 622 6200

Part of McLaren.

Tolbooth, Stirling

Tue 24 Jun

Times & prices to be confirmed / 01786 274000

Part of McLaren.

Aberdeen Film Festival

The very first Aberdeen Film Festival promises to take advantage of the city's cultural connections to bring in films and filmmakers from across the globe. Expect feature films, shorts and docs, plus workshops, Q&As and a web series night.

Various venues, Aberdeen

Sat 27 Sep

Times & prices vary

Sun 28 Sep

Times & prices vary

Mon 29 Sep

Times & prices vary

…and 13 more dates until 12 Oct

Aboyne and Deeside Festival

A small yet diverse festival, now in its 23rd year, that offers an eclectic selection of classical, folk and contemporary music, politics, thought, art, drama, literature and film. The 2013 festival featured such diverse performers as Tory grandee Michael Portillo and maverick pianist Huw Warren.

Various Venues, Aboyne & Deeside

Fri 25 Jul

Times & prices vary / 07799 772316

Sat 26 Jul

Times & prices vary / 07799 772316

Sun 27 Jul

Times & prices vary / 07799 772316

…and 14 more dates until 10 Aug

Analogue Adventures: Children's Direct-Animation Workshop

A chance for kids to make abstract animations on 16mm celluloid filmstrips. Learn how to draw, paint, etch and collage directly onto the celluloid to create a moving image. Ages 7–11. Booking is essential.

Stills, Edinburgh

Sat 7 Jun

Free / 0131 622 6200

  • 14:00

Discovery Film Festival

Scotland's international film festival for young audiences (3+) combines the best youth cinema from around the world with a series of creative workshops and events.

Dundee Contemporary Arts

Sat 25 Oct

Times & prices vary / 01382 909900

Sun 26 Oct

Times & prices vary / 01382 909900

Mon 27 Oct

Times & prices vary / 01382 909900

…and 13 more dates until 9 Nov

Free Cinema

Monthly event where participants talk around the themes, content and messages of film and its meaning in the wider world. Featuring alternative works that challenge the conventional form. Ages 18+.

Deptford Lounge, London SE8

Thu 15 May

Free

  • 18:30 – 21:30

Thu 19 Jun

Free

  • 18:30 – 21:30

In the Deep Workshops and Screening

Lock Up Your Daughters is co-hosting a filmmaking workshop with writer, director, and producer Joseph A Adesunloye, covering visual storytelling, working with actors and camera techniques. Followed by several episodes of In the Deep, drinks and networking.

CCA, Glasgow

Sun 29 Jun

Clubroom

£5 (£4) / 0141 352 4900

  • 19:00 – 21:00

Music, Making & More at Perth Museums: Launch Night

Come and join us at Perth Museum for a fun-filled night of puppet making, hammer horrors, music and good old-fashioned, family-friendly fun. Kids can enjoy a ‘Magic of the Mummy’ puppet show and workshop before having a go at mummifying their own favourite teddy or dolly afterwards (curses optional!). Adults needn’t feel…

Perth Museum and Art Gallery

Fri 16 May

Free / 01738 632488

Part of Festival of Museums.

  • 16:00 – 22:00

Scottish Screenwriters

Everyone is welcome at these open sessions for screenwriters, from the novice to the professional. Meetings start with an industry talk followed by a Q&A and a workshopping session on scripts brought along by participants. Ages 16+.

CCA, Glasgow

Mon 12 May

£3 / 0141 352 4900

  • 19:00