Posts Tagged ‘ScreenPlay’

Countdown to Screenplay begins

Posted by on July 9th, 2015 No Comments
Countdown to Screenplay begins Local filmmaker Marjolein Robertson speaks about the how Screenplay has influenced her at the Screenplay launch earlier this week. The countdown is underway for Screenplay 2015, Shetland Arts’ annual film festival curated by Kathy Hubbard, Linda Ruth Williams and Mark Kermode. The festival is a ten day celebration of film, and includes a feast of… Read the rest...

Steven Robertson looking forward to coming home for Screenplay 2014

Posted by on August 20th, 2014 No Comments
With less than two weeks to go until the start of Screenplay 2014, Shetland Arts’ annual film festival curated by Mark Kermode, Linda Ruth William, and Kathy Hubbard, actor and guest of the festival Steven Robertson says he’s really looking forward to coming back home to show two of his films and give a Q&A… Read the rest...

Steven Robertson to star at Screenplay opening weekend

Posted by on June 25th, 2014 No Comments
Shetland Arts has announced that local hero Steven Robertson will be the star attraction at the opening weekend of this year’s Screenplay Film Festival, running from 29 August to 7 September. The Vidlin born star of film, theatre and television will be taking part in a Q&A session after the screening of one of his… Read the rest...

Screenplay 2013 Programme released online

Posted by on August 22nd, 2013 1 Comment
We are disappointed to confirm that David Morrissey will be unable to attend Screenplay 2013 in person due to his being suddenly and unexpectedly recalled to the USA to complete a film shoot at the last minute. David asked us to pass on his sincere and heartfelt apologies for the disappointment caused. However, we are… Read the rest...

Shetland Arts releases overview of Screenplay 2013

Posted by on August 13th, 2013 2 Comments
Shetland Arts releases overview of Screenplay 2013 Shetland Arts this week revealed some of the details of its seventh annual Film Festival, Screenplay 2013, running this year from 31 August to 8 September. Shetland Arts’ Head of Development Kathy Hubbard said: “After a packed year of regular cinema at Mareel, we really felt that Screenplay would have to be extra special this… Read the rest...

BBC Radio 5 Live & BBC Radio Shetland to broadcast from Mareel today

Posted by on September 7th, 2012 No Comments
From 2pm to 4pm today BBC Radio 5 Live’s Kermode and Mayo, starring Mark Kermode and Simon Mayo, will be broadcast live from Mareel in Shetland. Mark will be in the upstairs Café Bar interviewing Screenplay guests such as Bill Forsyth, and also Shetland Arts’ own Head of Development, Kathy Hubbard, about the excellent selection… Read the rest...

Screenplay kicks off in Mareel this weekend

Posted by on August 29th, 2012 No Comments
Screenplay kicks off in Mareel this weekend The sixth Shetland Arts annual film festival, Screenplay 2012, kicks off this weekend by paying tribute to the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games with the 30th anniversary release of Chariots of Fire on Friday evening. The festival runs over ten days, and the first weekend gives film lovers of all ages an opportunity to… Read the rest...

Shetland Arts announces concerts, film screenings, & educational activities in Mareel

Posted by on August 24th, 2012 3 Comments
Shetland Arts is absolutely delighted to announce that it is moving the National Youth Jazz Orchestra of Scotland’s Summer MusicFest concerts from Lerwick Town Hall into Mareel this Saturday and Sunday. Audiences will also be treated to a classical piano recital by Neil Georgeson in the venue on Thursday next week, and public film screenings… 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...

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...