Hansel rides again
Posted by Lisa Ward on June 18th, 2014
The grand finale of the Edinburgh Short Film Festival will feature Shetland Arts’ Hansel of Film project, with a screening of Simon Thompson’s feature-length documentary, Reels on Wheels.
The project, which took place during the summer of 2012 as part of the London2012 Festival, involved a relay race of screenings of short films from Shetland… Read the rest...
Hansel of Film to be featured on BBC’s ‘Culture Show’
Posted by Lisa Ward on July 11th, 2012
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...
‘Hansel of Film’ recognised in Parliament
Posted by Lisa Ward on June 18th, 2012
Shetland Arts is delighted to announce that Jean Urquhart, MSP for the Highlands and Islands, has lodged a motion in the Scottish Parliament recognising the launch of Hansel of Film.
The motion reads: “The Parliament acknowledges the opening of the Hansel of Film 2012, a UK-wide relay stretching from Shetland to Southampton of screenings of… Read the rest...
Posted by Donald Anderson on July 14th, 2010
Wordplay 2010, Shetland’s 9th annual Book Festival will be held on Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th of September at Islesburgh Community Centre. The festival will contain a wide variety of events for people of all ages. Guests will include best selling writer and award winning broadcaster, Simon King, Costa Prize winning poet Christopher Reid and… Read the rest...
Everyone’s a critic……..
Posted by Emily Sharp on May 26th, 2010
Shetland Film Critic of the Year Competition
Do you have strong opinions about films? Would you like to share them? As Mareel steadily rises from the ground Shetland Arts is looking for the best local reviewers who can get across what a film means to them in an entertaining and engaging way. Whether you want… Read the rest...