Posts Tagged ‘film’

Film Wednesdays presents ‘Rear Window’

Posted by on June 6th, 2012 No Comments
Film Wednesdays presents 'Rear Window' Shetland Arts will be screening an Alfred Hitchcock classic, Rear Window, for Film Wednesdays on 13th June, 7.30pm, at The Garrison Theatre. Adventurer and photographer L.B. ‘Jeff’ Jeffries (James Stewart) is confined to his apartment with a broken leg. To pass the time he watches the goings-on of his motley assortment of neighbours, including a… Read the rest...

Film Wednesdays presents ‘Julia’s Eyes’

Posted by on May 14th, 2012 No Comments
Film Wednesdays presents 'Julia’s Eyes' On Wednesday 23rd May, 7.30pm, Shetland Arts will be screening Julia’s Eyes (Los Ojos De Julia) as part of its Film Wednesday season. Film Wednesdays are an opportunity to see some of the best in independent and world cinema, and this intense psychological thriller, directed by Guillem Morales, stars Belen Rueda as the eponymous heroine,… Read the rest...

Donnie Nicolson chosen to launch Hansel of Film relay

Posted by on May 7th, 2012 No Comments
Donnie Nicolson chosen to launch Hansel of Film relay Shetland Arts is delighted to announce that it has chosen a ‘runner’ for the Shetland to Ullapool leg of Hansel of Film. Donnie Nicolson will launch the relay in style by transporting films by Shetlanders in his 1972 MG Midget 1500 from Shetland to Ullapool, via Aberdeen. Funded by the London Organising Committee of the… Read the rest...

West Side Story @ The Garrison Theatre

Posted by on May 3rd, 2012 No Comments
West Side Story @ The Garrison Theatre Film Wednesday audiences are in for a special treat at The Garrison on Wednesday 9th May with a screening of the 1961 film West Side Story. Many film makers have updated Shakespeare’s ‘Romeo and Juliet’, but none quite like Robert Wise and Jerome Robbins, who set the tale of the star-crossed lovers in the New… Read the rest...

Cancellation: John Carter (Thursday 3 May, 8pm)

Posted by on May 3rd, 2012 No Comments
Shetland Arts is disappointed to inform customers that, due to unforeseen circumstances, tonight’s showing of John Carter (Thursday 3 May, 8pm) has been cancelled. For further information, including refund details, please contact Shetland Box Office on 01595 745 555.… Read the rest...

Budget boost for UK television welcomed by Shetland Arts

Posted by on March 22nd, 2012 No Comments
Shetland Arts’ is pleased to welcome yesterday’s announcement by Chancellor George Osborne on the introduction of a tax incentive for high-budget scripted television. The Budget boost could have a substantial positive impact for Shetland and other rural locations given the suitability of TV drama for regional production. High budget productions usually run for a number… Read the rest...

Hansel of Film website launched

Posted by on February 29th, 2012 No Comments
Hansel of Film website launched Shetland Arts is delighted to announce the launch of the Hansel of Film website hansel2012.org. ‘A Hansel of Film – Shetland to Southampton and Back’ is a relay of screenings of short films made by the public from across the UK’s nations and regions. It is part of the London 2012 Festival, a spectacular… Read the rest...

Shetland Arts presents a free special screening of The Wicker Tree

Posted by on January 27th, 2012 1 Comment
Shetland Arts presents a free special screening of The Wicker Tree Shetland Arts is delighted to present a free public screening of The Wicker Tree (for ages 15 and over) at the Garrison Theatre on Wednesday 1st of February at 7.30pm. There will also be a short introduction to the film by its director, Robin Hardy. The Wicker Tree is a film adaptation of Robin Hardy’s… Read the rest...

Shetlander makes big ‘social investment’ into feature film

Posted by on July 4th, 2011 No Comments
Shetlander makes big 'social investment' into feature film B4films announced today their delight that Shetlander George Stroud, CEO of Marin Subsea has injected a six-figure sum of money into the Shetland based feature film, Between Weathers. The Ellon based entrepreneur was captivated by the story, written by Jim Brown and Marc Pye and was really excited about a movie being shot in… Read the rest...

Film screening: The Pipe – Saturday 21st May

Posted by on May 18th, 2011 No Comments
On Saturday 21st May Shetland Film Club will be screening The Pipe at the Shetland Museum and Archive at 7.30pm. Currently being screened at festivals around the world, where it is gathering a great deal of critical acclaim, this is a documentary about a small community being torn apart by the advent of a large… Read the rest...