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Film Wednesdays presents ‘Drive’

Posted by on May 28th, 2012 No Comments
On Wednesday 30th May Shetland Arts will be showing Drive at The Garrison Theatre as part of the Film Wednesday season. Film Wednesdays give an opportunity to see some of the best in contemporary independent cinema, and this hard-hitting drama is no exception. Directed by Nicolas Winding Refn, it stars Ryan Gosling and Carey Mulligan,… Read the rest...

Free Illustration Workshop with Amy Fisher

Posted by on April 19th, 2012 No Comments
Amy Fisher is offering a free illustration workshop at the Shetland Library on Saturday 21st April between 11.00am and 4.00pm. This is one of the ‘final flings’ of the Reader in Residence project, undertaken here in Shetland by Jen Hadfield, and administered by Shetland Arts as part of Creative Scotland’s ‘Creative Futures’ programme. Workshop participants,… Read the rest...

Bressay Lighthouse BookArt Weekend With Rachel Hazell

Posted by on April 13th, 2012 No Comments
Artist Rachel Hazell still has places on her bookart weekend from 20th – 23rd April. Taking place at the Bressay Lighthouse the course is called ‘Stationery Longing’ and it’s all about post, envelopes, stamps, pockets, letters, handwriting……..and being Rachel, it is bound to be inspirational. If you would like to book a place on the… Read the rest...

Films for LGBT History Month

Posted by on February 9th, 2012 No Comments
Shetland Film Club will be screening two films as part of LGBT History Month on 17th and 18th February. LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans-sexual) History Month is an annual celebration of Britain’s LGBT citizens, which aims to break through the silence that still surrounds the lives of many people who do not conform to… Read the rest...

Discovery Films for young people

Posted by on October 25th, 2011 No Comments
Discovery Festival Films in Shetland The Discovery International Film Festival for Young People will visit Shetland with two public screenings at the beginning of November, thanks to a partnership between Shetland Film Club and Shetland Arts. Hailed by Creative Scotland as Scotland’s leading youth film festival, Discovery Film Festival is thriving in its 8th year.… Read the rest...