Dreams are strange beasts that perhaps reveal more than you imagine them to. I once had a stress dream about a film, Dreamage Bigstars it was called, being involved with a broadcaster from an obscure former Soviet country. I noted… Read More ›
We’ve got the artwork for the UK DVD standard edition and the special edition Blu-Ray. Here they are below.
Delighted for Rose McDowall and Shawn Pinchbeck that their great soundtrack for Far From the Apple Tree, on Glass Modern is nominated for the SAY Scottish Album of the Year Awards. https://www.sayaward.com/album/76e9b582-c6b4-11ea-84ad-1298a0617e72 This is what the website has to say… Read More ›
Obviously there’s a WHOLE lot more to this than this interesting article by Erik Sandberg for Bella Caledonia. All I can say at the moment is ‘it’s very interesting so watch this space’ You can view the original article (c)… Read More ›
Scotland’s culture department and large media organisations have to take make their contribution and it shouldn’t be left up to the independents to do so. There are some fantastic cultural musical archives about to be released or completed – Chris Brickley’s 16 years book and Carla Easton’s film on females in music. All of these should have been publicly funded and not fought for. It’s not always about what is big or sells, the small parts of our heritage are often the most rewarding for us and future generations.
https://www.thepopgroup.net/posts/beyond-good-evil-a-film-about-the-pop-group-by-grant-mcphee A feature/long short on one of my favourite groups, The Pop Group/ And here’s the first teaser for it:
Grant McPhee’s film draws on these traditions for a film that is distinctly Scottish in character yet echoes mythology from all around the world. It’s set in one of those generationally inhabited large country houses decorated with curiosities from all around the globe, a place that reflects colonial history yet conjures also the sense of a modern world colonised by an uncanny something deeply rooted in the human soul.