Film, Documentary

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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

Times & prices vary

Sat 14 Nov

Times & prices vary

Sun 15 Nov

Times & prices vary

…and 7 more dates until 22 Nov

Akhmatove, Anrep, Berlin: Exhibition Closing Night

Readings of poetry in Russian and English and a screening of Igor Kalyadin's documentary, Boris Anrep: The Mosaic Of Fate.

Pushkin House, London WC1A

Wed 29 Apr

£7 (£5) / 020 7269 9770

Clavel

Shetland crofter James Robert, 84, was born at Clavel and lived there all his life. Now staying in sheltered housing he can only think of Clavel. Following the ‘sheep’ year, this film is a portrait of a man, a way of life and those who help him live it.

Woodend Barn Arts Centre, Banchory

Wed 29 Apr

£5.45 (£4.54) / 01330 825431

Including a Q&A with film-maker Shona Main, as well as some delicacies from the Orkney and Shetland region.

D Day: Normandy 1944

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

An account of the D-Day landings.

Rheged Centre, Penrith

Mon 27 Apr

3D

01768 868000

Thu 30 Apr

3D

01768 868000

Document Film Festival

This dedicated international human rights documentary film festival uses international film to raise the profile of human rights and social issues that are not exposed in the mainstream media. It showcases a wide range of styles from reportage to cinematic essays, investigative journalism to left-field experiments. There…

CCA, Glasgow

Fri 16 Oct

Times & prices vary / 0141 352 4900

Sat 17 Oct

Times & prices vary / 0141 352 4900

Sun 18 Oct

Times & prices vary / 0141 352 4900

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Documentary

A documentary.

Curzon Bloomsbury, London WC1N

Mon 11 May

Eldon Building, Portsmouth

Fri 29 May

Free / 02392 845185

Mon 1 Jun

Free / 02392 845185

Tue 2 Jun

Free / 02392 845185

…and 3 more dates until 5 Jun

German Concentration Camps Factual Survey

Documentary on the concentration camps.

BFI Southbank, London SE1

Wed 29 Apr

020 7928 3232

The Great Apes

Featuring chimpanzees, bonobos, orangutans and the magnificent mountain gorillas.

Rheged Centre, Penrith

Mon 27 Apr

3D

01768 868000

Thu 30 Apr

3D

01768 868000

Leonardo Live

Tim Marlow presents a broadcast live from the opening of the National Gallery in London's major new exhibition, Leonardo da Vinci: Painter at the Court of Milan.

Cameo Cinema, Edinburgh

Wed 29 Apr

0871 902 5723

My Secret World: The Story Of Sarah Records

Documentary about Bristol-based indie label Sarah Records, home of The Field Mice, The Orchids and other fondly-remembered local bands from the late 80s and early 90s.

The Cube Microplex, Bristol

Thu 14 May

£6 / 0117 907 4190

Seeds of Time

A documentary on seeds and the future of food, which follows the journey of agriculture pioneer Cary Fowler.

Vue Cheshire Oaks, Ellesmere Port

Thu 7 May

08712 240 240

This is Our City: Sheffield on Film

Stories of everyday life in Sheffield, documenting a range of diverse communities.

Showroom and Workstation, Sheffield

Mon 11 May

0114 275 7727