Posts Tagged ‘BBC’

Doctor Who 50th Anniversary episode to be shown at Mareel as special 3D event

Posted by on October 23rd, 2013 No Comments
Shetland Arts today announces that the special 50th Anniversary episode of Doctor Who will be screened in 3D in Mareel, at the same time as the UK TV broadcast happens on BBC One on 23rd November (time TBC on 13 Nov). In addition to the global TV broadcast and the Mareel screening, hundreds of other… Read the rest...

‘Shetland’ screenwriters offer workshop in Mareel

Posted by on May 8th, 2013 No Comments
Shetland Arts is proud to present Not as good as the book: adapting novels for the screen, a practical workshop with Shetland screenwriters Gaby Chiappe and Richard Davidson, on Tuesday 21 May, 7-9pm, in Mareel’s Green Room. Gaby Chiappe and Richard Davidson are visiting Shetland to lead the workshop and to research the upcoming crime… Read the rest...

Hansel of Film to be featured on BBC’s ‘Culture Show’

Posted by on July 11th, 2012 No Comments
Shetland Arts’ amazing new UK-wide film project, Hansel of Film, promoted by acclaimed film critic Mark Kermode and film historian, Linda Ruth Williams, will be on BBC 2’s Culture Show on Wednesday 18th July at 10pm. A Hansel of Film – Shetland to Southampton and Back is a relay of screenings of short films made… Read the rest...

Volunteers wanted to play crowd extras in BBC drama ‘Shetland’

Posted by on June 22nd, 2012 1 Comment
New BBC crime drama Shetland is looking for volunteers who would like be unpaid crowd extras in a recreation of Up Helly Aa on Sunday 8 July. Shetland stars Douglas Henshall of Primeval fame and is based on the Shetland Quartet crime novels by Ann Cleeves. The drama features Up Helly Aa as a backdrop… Read the rest...

New BBC One crime drama, ‘Shetland’

Posted by on May 7th, 2012 No Comments
Shetland Arts is pleased to note that acclaimed Scots actor Douglas Henshall has been cast as the lead role in Shetland, a new two-part drama set in the Isles for BBC One, adapted from the series of books by award-winning crime writer Ann Cleeves. The powerful murder-mystery is set against the stunning backdrop of our… Read the rest...