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Aftershock

Aftershock
  • 3 stars
  • 2012
  • US/Chile
  • 90 min
  • Directed by: Nicolás López
  • Cast: Eli Roth, Andrea Osvárt, Ariel Levy

Aftershock starts as a goofy vacation movie following Gringo (Roth) partying with his pals in Chile. Then an earthquake hits while they are clubbing and literally turns their world upside down. Nature creates the disaster but it soon turns into man vs man as they scrabble for safety amongst the wreckage, their plight further complicated by a gang of escaped prisoners on the rampage.

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Wed 27 Aug
  • 17:45

All This Mayhem

All This Mayhem
  • 2014
  • UK/Australia
  • 96 min
  • Directed by: Eddie Martin
  • Cast: Tas Pappas, Ben Pappas, Tommy Caudill

A look at the dark underbelly of extreme sports, this documentary explores the lives of two skateboarding brothers as their lives spiralled out of control in the late 1980s.

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Fri 15 Aug
  • 15:30
  • 20:30
Sat 16 Aug
  • 13:50
  • 18:10
Sun 17 Aug
  • 14:40
Mon 18 Aug
  • 20:40
Tue 19 Aug
  • 18:30
Wed 20 Aug
  • 15:30
  • 20:30
Thu 21 Aug
  • 18:30

The Amazing Spider-Man 2

The Amazing Spider-Man 2
  • 4 stars
  • 2014
  • US
  • 142 min
  • 12A
  • Directed by: Marc Webb
  • Cast: Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, Jamie Foxx, Dane DeHaan

Peter Parker (Garfield) goes up against new supervillains Electro (Foxx) and Harry Osborn (DeHaan). Garfield and Stone have enormous chemistry, Foxx and DeHaan bring complexity and pathos, and the rebooted franchise continues to capture the original character's wise-cracking energy in a way that the Raimi trilogy didn't.

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Sat 9 Aug
Subtitled
  • 11:30

The Big Picnic

  • 1996
  • UK
  • 120 min
  • Directed by: Derek Bailey
  • Cast: Gary Bakewell, Lawrence Crawford, Morag Hood

Theatrical drama recounting the experiences of young Glaswegian men in WWI.

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Mon 4 Aug
  • 17:45

Big Star: Live in Memphis

  • 2014
  • US
  • 71 min
  • Directed by: Danny Graflund/David Julian Leonard/Robert Gordon

Homecoming performance of Big Star featuring their frontman, the late Alex Chilton, from 1994.

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Thu 7 Aug
  • 18:00

Blood Ties

Blood Ties
  • 2013
  • France/US
  • 127 min
  • 15
  • Directed by: Guillaume Canet
  • Cast: Clive Owen, Marion Cotillard, Billy Crudup

Two brothers, on either side of the law, face off over organized crime in Brooklyn during the 1970s.

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Fri 15 Aug
  • 14:45
  • 17:25
  • 20:05
Sat 16 Aug
  • 15:15
  • 20:30
Sun 17 Aug
  • 13:50
  • 16:30
Mon 18 Aug
  • 14:45
  • 17:25
  • 20:05
Tue 19 Aug
  • 14:45
  • 17:25
  • 20:05
Wed 20 Aug
  • 14:45
  • 17:25
  • 20:05
Thu 21 Aug
  • 14:45
  • 17:25
  • 20:05

Branded to Kill (Koroshi no rakuin)

Branded to Kill
  • 1967
  • Japan
  • 98 min
  • 18
  • Directed by: Seijun Suzuki
  • Cast: Jô Shishido, Kôji Nanbara, Isao Tamagawa

When a hit man bumbles his latest job, he finds himself in hot water with several people, including his wife.

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Sun 27 Jul

Cargo, Camera … Action!

A preview of specially commissioned artist collaborations. Featuring short films and live music, with, throughout the day, Gypsy Romania (2pm), Golden Teacher (3.45pm), Halfrican (5.15pm), Mungo's Hi-Fi (6.45pm) and Capone & the Bullets (8.15pm).

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Sat 26 Jul

The Cheviot, The Stag And The Black, Black Oil

The Cheviot, The Stag And The Black, Black Oil
  • 1973
  • UK
  • 100 min
  • PG
  • Directed by: John McGrath
  • Cast: John Bett, Alex Norton, Bill Paterson, Elizabeth MacLennan, David MacLennan, Dolina MacLennan, Alan Ross.

Film record of McGrath's milestone 'ceilidh play' for 7:84 Scotland, about Scottish history from the Highland Clearances to the North Sea oil boom. It was the first theatre show ever to tour Scotland's Highlands and Islands, and provided a model of radical political theatre which McGrath and others are still employing and developing decades later.

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Sun 10 Aug
  • 17:00

Children in the Wind (Kaze no naka no kodomo)

Children in the Wind (Kaze no naka no kodomo)
  • 1937
  • Japan
  • 88 min
  • U
  • Directed by: Hiroshi Shimizu
  • Cast: Reikichi Kawamura, Mitsuko Yoshikawa, Masao Hayama

A little rascal is sent to live with his uncle after his father is falsely imprisoned for fraud.

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Sat 26 Jul

Commonwealth Connections

  • 70 min
  • U
  • Directed by: Various
  • Written by: Various
  • Cast: Various

A showcase of short animated films from around the world. Presented in celebration of Commonwealth 2014.

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Sun 27 Jul

The Congress

The Congress
  • 3 stars
  • 2013
  • Israel/Germany/Poland/Luxembourg/France/Belgium
  • 122 min
  • Directed by: Ari Folman
  • Cast: Robin Wright, Harvey Keitel, Jon Hamm

Robin Wright (as herself) is an aging actress, offered a deal by the industry: if she lets them map her likeness onto a computer, they can make movies starring her but minus her presence. Folman's bewildering but memorable film builds startlingly on the animation techniques of Waltz with Bashir, asking profound questions about performance and identity.

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Fri 15 Aug
  • 15:00
  • 17:40
  • 20:15
Sat 16 Aug
  • 12:40
  • 17:55
  • 20:20
Sun 17 Aug
  • 19:20
Mon 18 Aug
  • 15:00
  • 17:40
  • 20:15
Tue 19 Aug
  • 15:00
  • 17:40
  • 20:15
Wed 20 Aug
  • 15:00
  • 20:15
Thu 21 Aug
  • 15:00
  • 17:40
  • 20:15

The Deer Hunter

The Deer Hunter
  • 1978
  • US
  • 180 min
  • 18
  • Directed by: Michael Cimino
  • Cast: Robert De Niro, Christopher Walken, John Cazale, John Savage, Meryl Streep

The Vietnam war has the effect of disrupting the lives of a small steel town, as various friends go off to face the horrors of war and return with emotional scars. A daring triptych structure, the first part of which displays a rare sympathy for the traditions and rituals of the emigrant community, marks this out as a Cimino movie, as he explores his favourite theme of American idealism being stretched almost to breaking point. Superb performances all round.

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Sun 3 Aug
  • 18:20
Mon 4 Aug
  • 14:45
Tue 5 Aug
  • 19:10

The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden

The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden
  • 2013
  • US/Ecuador/Germany/Norway
  • 120 min
  • Directed by: Daniel Geller/Dayna Goldfine
  • Cast: Voices of Cate Blanchett, Sebastian Koch, Thomas Kretschmann

A look into a series of unsolved murders on the Galapagos Island of Floreana in the 1930s.

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Sun 3 Aug
  • 17:20
Mon 4 Aug
  • 15:00
  • 20:10
Tue 5 Aug
  • 18:00
Wed 6 Aug
  • 15:00
  • 20:00

The German Doctor (Wakolda)

Wakolda
  • 3 stars
  • 2013
  • Argentina/France/Spain/Norway
  • 93 min
  • Directed by: Lucía Puenzo
  • Cast: Natalia Oreiro, Àlex Brendemühl, Diego Peretti

The story of an Argentine family who live with Dr Josef Mengele without knowing it is him.

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Fri 22 Aug
  • 16:00
  • 20:40
Sat 23 Aug
  • 14:45
  • 18:45
Sun 24 Aug
  • 17:10
Mon 25 Aug
  • 20:40
Tue 26 Aug
  • 18:45
Wed 27 Aug
  • 16:00
  • 20:40
Thu 28 Aug
  • 18:45

Glasgow Short Film Festival Presents: Best of London Short Film Festival

A collection featuring the eight nominees for Best UK Short, as awarded by the British Council.

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Sun 24 Aug

Introduced by Philip Ilson, artistic director of London Short Film Festival.

  • 19:15

Glasgow Youth Film Festival Presents: Documentary Masterclass with Michael McAvoy

Michael McAvoy, head of documentaries at STV, discusses his work and gives industry insider tips.

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Thu 14 Aug
  • 18:15

Glyndebourne Opera: La Traviata

Glyndebourne
  • 2014

Verdi's tragic opera, live from Glyndebourne.

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Sun 10 Aug
  • 17:15

God Help the Girl

God Help the Girl
  • 2013
  • UK
  • 111 min
  • 15
  • Directed by: Stuart Murdoch
  • Written by: Stuart Murdoch
  • Cast: Olly Alexander, Hannah Murray, Pierre Boulanger

Glasgow-set indie musical written and directed by Belle & Sebastian main man Murdoch, telling the story of a troubled girl who discovers songwriting as a way to resolve her problems.

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Sat 16 Aug
  • 17:45
Sun 17 Aug
  • 19:30
Fri 22 Aug
  • 15:30
  • 18:00
  • 20:25
Sat 23 Aug
  • 13:20
  • 18:00
  • 20:25
Sun 24 Aug
  • 17:00
  • 19:25
Mon 25 Aug
  • 15:30
  • 18:00
  • 20:25
Tue 26 Aug
  • 15:00
  • 20:25
Wed 27 Aug
  • 15:30
  • 18:00
  • 20:25
Thu 28 Aug
  • 15:30
  • 18:00
  • 20:25

God's Pocket

God's Pocket
  • 4 stars
  • 2014
  • US
  • 88 min
  • 15
  • Directed by: John Slattery
  • Cast: Philip Seymour Hoffman, Richard Jenkins, Christina Hendricks, John Turturro, Caleb Landry Jones, Eddie Marsan

Mickey (Hoffman) gets into hot water when he attempts to cover up the accidental death of his stepson.

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Fri 8 Aug
  • 16:40
  • 20:45
Sat 9 Aug
  • 17:40
Mon 11 Aug
  • 16:40
  • 20:45
Tue 12 Aug
  • 14:30
  • 18:40
Wed 13 Aug
  • 16:40
  • 20:45
Thu 14 Aug
  • 15:30

Goltzius and the Pelican Company

Goltzius and the Pelican Company
  • 2012
  • UK/Netherlands/France/Croatia
  • 128 min
  • 18
  • Directed by: Peter Greenaway
  • Cast: F Murray Abraham, Giulio Berruti, Vincent Riotta

Peter Greenaway's (The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover) film is based on the life on the late 16th century Dutch printer and engraver of erotic prints Hendrik Goltzius.

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Sun 17 Aug
  • 19:00
Mon 18 Aug
  • 18:00

Hide Your Smiling Faces

Hide Your Smiling Faces
  • 2013
  • US
  • 81 min
  • Directed by: Daniel Patrick Carbone
  • Cast: Ryan Jones, Nathan Varnson, Colm O'Leary

Two young brothers in rural America deal with the fallout of a neighbourhood tragedy.

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Fri 22 Aug
  • 18:45
Sat 23 Aug
  • 16:50
  • 20:50
Sun 24 Aug
  • 15:15
Mon 25 Aug
  • 16:00
Tue 26 Aug
  • 16:00
  • 20:50
Wed 27 Aug
  • 18:45
Thu 28 Aug
  • 16:00
  • 20:50

Howl's Moving Castle

Howl's Moving Castle
  • 3 stars
  • 2005
  • Japan
  • 119 min
  • PG
  • Directed by: Hayao Miyazaki
  • Cast: Chieko Baishō, Takuya Kimura, Akihiro Miwa

Miyazaki, the director of 'Spirited Away' returns with a version of Diana Wynne Jones' children's book 'Howl's Moving Castle'. The result is a strange hybrid that starts out as a cheery kids adventure then changes direction halfway through to envisage the hell of a dystopian futureworld ruled by war. Despite Miyazaki's undoubted gifts for story, character and cute animation, the diverse cultural agendas jar badly. East meets West so awkwardly here.

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Sat 16 Aug
  • 13:30

Hugo and Josephine (Hugo och Josefin)

Hugo and Josephine (Hugo och Josefin)
  • 1967
  • Sweden
  • 82 min
  • Directed by: Kjell Grede
  • Cast: Fredrik Becklén, Marie Öhman, Beppe Wolgers

The lonely daughter of a rural pastor makes friends with a wild boy who lives in the woods. Swedish summer classic.

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Sat 16 Aug
  • 11:30

I Am Divine

I Am Divine
  • 4 stars
  • 2013
  • US
  • 90 min
  • Directed by: Jeffrey Schwarz

Affectionate documentary about Harris Glenn Milstead, who in his drag queen persona of Divine was the muse of John Waters and People magazine's 'Drag Queen of the Century'. Schwarz's impressive collection of talking heads (including Waters, Ricki Lake and Divine's mum) make for a story told with wit, insight and compassion.

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Fri 25 Jul
  • 14:20
  • 18:30
Sat 26 Jul
Sun 27 Jul

Joe

Joe
  • 4 stars
  • 2013
  • US
  • 117 min
  • 15
  • Directed by: David Gordon Green
  • Cast: Nicolas Cage, Tye Sheridan, Gary Poulter

A hard-living, ill-tempered ex-con meets a teen boy and becomes an unlikely protector.

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Fri 25 Jul
Sat 26 Jul
Sun 27 Jul
Mon 28 Jul
Tue 29 Jul
Wed 30 Jul
Thu 31 Jul
Fri 1 Aug
Sat 2 Aug
Sun 3 Aug
  • 14:30
  • 19:40
Mon 4 Aug
  • 15:15
  • 20:20
Tue 5 Aug
  • 15:15
  • 17:45
  • 20:15
Wed 6 Aug
  • 15:50
  • 20:15
Thu 7 Aug
  • 15:15
  • 20:15

The Lady From Shanghai

The Lady From Shanghai
  • 4 stars
  • 1948
  • US
  • 87 min
  • PG
  • Directed by: Orson Welles
  • Written by: Novel:, Sherwood King, Screenplay:, Orson Welles, Uncredited:, William Castle, Charles Lederer, Fletcher Markle
  • Cast: Rita Hayworth, Orson Welles, Everett Sloane

Irish sailor Welles falls in love with 'femme fatale' Hayworth and becomes enmeshed in a deadly game of murder and intrigue involving her unscrupulous millionaire husband.

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Sat 26 Jul
Sun 27 Jul
Mon 28 Jul

Lilting

Lilting
  • 2014
  • UK
  • 86 min
  • 15
  • Directed by: Hong Khaou
  • Written by: Hong Khaou
  • Cast: Ben Whishaw, Morven Christie, Leila Wong

In contemporary London, a Cambodian woman mourning the loss of her son has her life disrupted by a stranger – the man who loved her son.

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Fri 8 Aug
  • 15:45
  • 20:40
Sat 9 Aug
  • 14:15
  • 18:40
Sun 10 Aug
  • 15:30
  • 19:40
Mon 11 Aug
  • 14:30
  • 18:40
Tue 12 Aug
  • 16:30
  • 20:40
Wed 13 Aug
  • 14:30
  • 18:40
Thu 14 Aug
  • 20:40

Local Hero

Local Hero
  • 4 stars
  • 1983
  • UK
  • 107 min
  • PG
  • Directed by: Bill Forsyth
  • Written by: Bill Forsyth
  • Cast: Peter Riegert, Burt Lancaster, Denis Lawson, Fulton Mackay

One of Bill Forsyth's most sure-footed ventures, and one in which his eye for charm balances with his love for whimsy. An ambitious executive of an American oil company is sent to buy an entire Scottish town for a future drilling project, but soon finds himself falling in love with the place, while being hoodwinked by the community.

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Sun 3 Aug
  • 17:00

Maleficent

Maleficent
  • 2014
  • US
  • 97 min
  • PG
  • Directed by: Robert Stromberg
  • Cast: Angelina Jolie, Elle Fanning, Sharlto Copley, Brenton Thwaites, Juno Temple, Sam Riley, Miranda Richardson, Imelda Staunton

Hollywood's preoccupation with revamping fairy tales continues with this star-spangled adaptation of Sleeping Beauty.

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Sat 23 Aug
3D
  • 11:30

Mood Indigo (L'écume des jours)

Mood Indigo (L'écume des jours)
  • 2 stars
  • 2013
  • France/Belgium
  • 125 min
  • Directed by: Michel Gondry
  • Cast: Romain Duris, Audrey Tautou, Gad Elmaleh

A woman suffers from an unusual illness caused by a flower growing in her lungs. From surrealist auteur Gondry, adapted from a novel by Boris Vian.

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Fri 1 Aug
Sat 2 Aug
Sun 3 Aug
  • 14:00
  • 16:10
Mon 4 Aug
  • 18:20
  • 20:30
Tue 5 Aug
  • 14:50
  • 17:00
Wed 6 Aug
  • 15:45
  • 18:20
  • 20:30
Thu 7 Aug
  • 15:45
  • 18:20
  • 20:30
Fri 8 Aug
  • 15:30
  • 18:20
  • 20:30
Sat 9 Aug
  • 12:45
  • 18:20
  • 20:30
Sun 10 Aug
  • 14:50
Mon 11 Aug
  • 15:45
  • 18:20
Tue 12 Aug
  • 15:45
  • 20:30
Wed 13 Aug
  • 15:45
  • 18:20
  • 20:30
Thu 14 Aug
  • 15:45
  • 18:20
  • 20:30

Mr Morgan's Last Love

Mr Morgan's Last Love
  • 2013
  • Germany/Belgium/USA/France
  • 116 min
  • 12A
  • Directed by: Sandra Nettelbeck
  • Cast: Michael Caine, Michelle Goddet, Jane Alexander

A look at the life-changing connection between a retired and widowed American philosophy professor and a young Parisian woman.

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Mon 28 Jul
Tue 29 Jul
Wed 30 Jul
Thu 31 Jul

One and Eight (Yi ge he ba ge)

One and Eight (Yi ge he ba ge)
  • 1983
  • China
  • 90 min
  • Directed by: Junzhao Zhang
  • Cast: Daoming Chen, Xiaoyan Lu, Zeru Tao

Film based on the epic poem by Guo Xiaochuan about a group of prisoners held along the front lines during the 1939 second Sino-Japanese war.

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Wed 13 Aug
  • 18:00

Postman Pat: The Movie

Postman Pat: The Movie
  • 2 stars
  • 2014
  • UK
  • 88 min
  • U
  • Directed by: Mike Disa
  • Cast: Stephen Mangan, Jim Broadbent, Rupert Grint, Ronan Keating, David Tennant

An all-star cast help Postman Pat in his big screen CGI adventure as he enters a TV talent competition.

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Sat 2 Aug

Princess Mononoke

Princess Mononoke
  • 1997
  • Japan
  • 134 min
  • PG
  • Directed by: Hayao Miyazaki
  • Written by: Hayao Miyazaki
  • Cast: Yōji Matsuda, Yuriko Ishida, Yūko Tanaka, Kaoru Kobayashi

Young warrior Ashitaka sets out on a hunt for the cure to his deadly curse and becomes entangled in a battle between humans and animal gods, led by Princess Mononoke.

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Sat 9 Aug
  • 14:30

A Promise

A Promise
  • 2013
  • France/Belgium
  • 98 min
  • 12A
  • Directed by: Patrice Leconte
  • Cast: Rebecca Hall, Alan Rickman, Richard Madden

A romantic drama set in Germany just before WWI and centred on a married woman who falls in love with her husband's protégé. Separated first by duties and then by the war, they pledge their devotion to one another.

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Fri 1 Aug
Sat 2 Aug
Sun 3 Aug
  • 15:10
  • 20:00
Mon 4 Aug
  • 18:00
Tue 5 Aug
  • 15:30
  • 20:40
Wed 6 Aug
  • 17:50
Thu 7 Aug
  • 15:30
  • 18:30
  • 20:40

Rabbit Proof Fence

Rabbit Proof Fence
  • 2002
  • Australia
  • 94 min
  • PG
  • Directed by: Phillip Noyce
  • Cast: Everlyn Sampi, Kenneth Branagh, David Gulpilil

It's the humanity of Noyce's storytelling which is the most salient feature of this film about Australia's Stolen Generation. The didacticism of this true story of the abduction of three aboriginal children from their tribe, and their resettlement at a prison-like camp for the training of mixed race children into white culture is hidden beneath its story of human struggle and endurance. Noyce forgives all. Even Branagh's Mr Neville, who we first encounter explaining the bizarre semi-fascist eugenics that motivate him, is seen as not so much evil as profoundly wrong-headed. The children are the natural stars, with performances perfectly measured to their ages and situations.

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Mon 28 Jul

Red Sorghum (Hong gao liang)

Red Sorghum (Hong gao liang)
  • 1987
  • China
  • 91 min
  • Directed by: Yimou Zhang
  • Cast: Li Gong, Wen Jiang, Rujun Ten

Drama about a young woman forced into an arranged marriage.

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Wed 6 Aug
  • 18:00

Scotland Loves Anime

Scotland Loves Anime

One for lovers of Japanese animated cinema, the festival showcases the latest Japanese animation with experts on hand to provide behind-the-scenes information.

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Fri 10 Oct

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Wed 15 Oct

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Spirited Away

Spirited Away
  • 4 stars
  • 2001
  • Japan
  • 125 min
  • PG
  • Directed by: Hayao Miyazaki
  • Cast: Rumi Hiiragi, Miyu Irino, Mari Natsuki, Bunta Sugawara

Chihiro travels through a tunnel into another world, where she happens upon a bathhouse for the spirits. After chowing down greedily on some spiked local produce, Chihiro's parents are transformed into pigs, leaving their suddenly dutiful daughter to seek work in the bathhouse in order to release them. Philosophy, anime and shamanism – this is something really stunning that needs to be seen to be believed.

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Sat 23 Aug
  • 13:45

Still Life

Still Life
  • 4 stars
  • 2006
  • China/Hong Kong
  • 112 min
  • PG
  • Directed by: Jia Zhang-ke
  • Cast: Tao Zhao, Sanming Han, Zhubin Li

Sixth Generation Chinese filmmaker Jia Zhang-ke's lyrical study of uprooted lives and human yearning in contemporary China set against a background of change and industrial development.

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Wed 20 Aug
  • 17:50

The Story of Qiu Ju (Qiu Ju da guan si)

The Story of Qiu Ju (Qiu Ju da guan si)
  • 1992
  • China/Hong Kong
  • 100 min
  • Directed by: Yimou Zhang
  • Cast: Li Gong, Peiqi Liu, Liuchun Yang

When her husband is brutally kicked by a local politician, a pregnant woman decides to take legal action. Comedy drama focusing on social injustice in early 1990s China.

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Wed 30 Jul

To Catch a Thief

To Catch A Thief
  • 1955
  • US
  • 106 min
  • PG
  • Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock
  • Cast: Grace Kelly, Cary Grant

Hitchcock directs the story of a retired jewel thief (Grant) who is forced back onto the scene by a copycat criminal – who may or may not be the glamorous Ms Stevens (Kelly).

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Sun 10 Aug
  • 14:30
Mon 11 Aug
  • 20:30
Tue 12 Aug
  • 18:10

Trainspotting

Trainspotting
  • 4 stars
  • 1995
  • UK
  • 93 min
  • 18
  • Directed by: Danny Boyle
  • Cast: Ewan McGregor, Jonny Lee Miller, Robert Carlyle, Ewen Bremner, Kevin McKidd, Kelly Macdonald

John Hodge's screenplay perfectly captures the desperate humour of Irvine Welsh's novel, keeping the episodic structure of junkie scenes for the first half before concentrating on Renton in London in the later stages. Fast and stylish direction, with a creative soundtrack and acting that's off-the-rails excellent, this cinematic blast from beginning to end shows a complex – and true – understanding of the lure and fatal consequences of drug-taking.

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Sun 17 Aug
  • 17:00

Two Days, One Night

Two Days, One Night
  • 2014
  • Belgium/Italy/France
  • 95 min
  • Directed by: Jean-Pierre Dardenne/Luc Dardenne
  • Written by: Jean-Pierre Dardenne, Luc Dardenne
  • Cast: arion Cotillard, Fabrizio Rongione, Pili Groyne

Film from the Dardenne Brothers about a woman who must convince her co-workers to give up their bonuses so she can keep her job.

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Fri 22 Aug
  • 15:45
  • 18:20
  • 20:30
Sat 23 Aug
  • 15:45
  • 18:20
  • 20:30
Sun 24 Aug
  • 13:00
  • 19:50
Mon 25 Aug
  • 15:45
  • 18:20
  • 20:30
Tue 26 Aug
  • 15:45
  • 18:20
  • 20:30
Wed 27 Aug
  • 15:15
  • 20:35
Thu 28 Aug
  • 15:45
  • 18:20
  • 20:30

We Gotta Get Out of This Place

We Gotta Get Out of This Place
  • 4 stars
  • 2013
  • US
  • 90 min
  • 15
  • Directed by: Simon Hawkins/Zeke Hawkins
  • Written by: Dutch Southern
  • Cast: Ashley Adams, Mackenzie Davis, William Devane

Three Texas teens hope to make a break for it and escape their dead-end existence in a cotton-mill town but get sucked into the seedy underbelly of organized crime when one of them steals from the wrong man.

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Fri 15 Aug
  • 18:20
Sat 16 Aug
  • 16:00
Sun 17 Aug
  • 16:50
Mon 18 Aug
  • 15:30
Tue 19 Aug
  • 15:30
  • 20:40
Wed 20 Aug
  • 18:20
Thu 21 Aug
  • 15:30
  • 20:40

Welcome to New York

Welcome to New York
  • 2 stars
  • 2014
  • US
  • 125 min
  • 18
  • Directed by: Abel Ferrara
  • Written by: Abel Ferrara, Christ Zois
  • Cast: Jacqueline Bisset, Gérard Depardieu, Drena De Niro

Devereaux (Depardieu) is a powerful man who controls the economic fate of entire nations – yet he cannot save himself.

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Fri 8 Aug
  • 14:50
  • 17:30
  • 20:10
Sat 9 Aug
  • 14:50
  • 17:30
  • 20:10
Sun 10 Aug
  • 19:30
Mon 11 Aug
  • 14:50
  • 17:30
  • 20:10
Tue 12 Aug
  • 14:50
  • 17:30
  • 20:10
Wed 13 Aug
  • 14:50
  • 20:10
Thu 14 Aug
  • 14:50
  • 17:30
  • 20:10

Who Is Dayani Cristal?

Who is Dayani Cristal?
  • 2 stars
  • 2013
  • UK/Mexico
  • 82 min
  • Directed by: Marc Silver
  • Cast: Gael García Bernal

Well-intentioned but confusing documentary on illegal immigration from Central America and Mexico to the United States, focusing the discovery of the body of a dead migrant with 'Dayani Cristal' tattooed on his chest. Despite genuine insights into the consequences of immigration policy, the presence of producer Bernal retracing the dead man's journey diminishes the impact.

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WWI: Wartime Cinema Going

Researchers from Glasgow University's Early Cinema in Scotland project present a variety of short films in the format of a 1914 screening, accompanied by sound recordings from the war years.

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Sun 17 Aug
  • 15:00

Your Cheatin' Heart

  • UK
  • Directed by: John Gordon Sinclair, Tilda Swinton, Ken Stott

John Byrne's follow-up to the much-lauded Tutti Frutti.

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Sun 24 Aug
  • 13:00

Zulu

Zulu
  • 4 stars
  • 1964
  • UK
  • 138 min
  • 12A
  • Directed by: Cy Endfield
  • Written by: John Prebble, Cy Endfield
  • Cast: Stanley Baker, Jack Hawkins, Ulla Jacobsson, James Booth, Michael Caine

Classic action movie dramatising the Battle of Rorke's Drift, as British soldiers face an overwhelming Zulu army.

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Sun 24 Aug
  • 14:15
Tue 26 Aug
  • 17:40
Glasgow Film Theatre

Originally built as the Cosmo in 1939, this was the first art-house cinema constructed outside London. From 1974, the B-Listed building became better known as the GFT and now features two screens and hosts the Glasgow Film Festival.

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