Glasgow Film Festival 2013

View other Glasgow Film Festival Films by strand: Best Of British, Buena Onda: New Brazilian Cinema, Crossing The Line, Eurovisions, Event, Fashion In Film, Frightfest, Galas, Game Cats Go Miaow!, Great Scots, It's A Wonderful World, James Cagney: Top Of The World, Ma!, Music, Out Of The Past, Shorts, Stranger Than Fiction, The State Of Independents, Youth

Highlander Highlander
Highlander and Marvel Avengers Assemble
30 Days Of Night (Country: New Zealand, US; Year: 2007; Director: David Slade ; Writer: Steve Niles, Stuart Beattie, Brian Nelson, based on the graphic novel by Steve Niles and Ned Templesmith; Stars: Josh Hartnett, Melissa George, Danny Huston, Ben Foster, Mark Boone Junior, Mark Rendall, Amber Sainsbury, Manu Bennett, Megan Franich, Joel Tobeck, Elizabeth Hawthorne, Nathaniel Lees, Craig Hall, Chic Littlewood, Peter Feeney, Min Windle, Camille Keenan, Jack Walley, Elizabeth McRae)
A group of Alaskan townsfolk try to protect themselves from a group of marauding vampires during the darkest month of the year.
Captain America: The First Avenger (Country: US; Year: 2011; Director: Joe Johnston; Writer: Christopher Markus, Stephen McFeely, Joe Simon, Jack Kirby; Stars: Chris Evans, Hayley Atwell, Sebastian Stan, Tommy Lee Jones, Hugo Weaving, Dominic Cooper, Richard Armitage, Stanley Tucci, Samuel L. Jackson,), Official Site
After being deemed unfit for military service, Steve Rogers volunteers for a top secret research project that turns him into Captain America, a superhero dedicated to defending America's ideals.
Cartoon College (Country: US; Year: 2012; Director: Josh Melrod, Tara Wray; Stars: Lynda Barry, Steve Bissette, Casey Bohn, Charles Burns, Jules Feiffer, Ryland Ianelli, Nomi Kane), Official Site, Trailer
A documentary about the White River Junction cartoon education programme in Vermont, and the careers that beckon to its graduates.
Comic-Con Episode IV: A Fan's Hope (Country: US; Year: 2011; Director: Morgan Spurlock; Writer: Joss Whedon, Morgan Spurlock; Stars: Kevin Smith, Stan Lee, Eli Roth, Seth Rogen, Seth Green, Paul Scheer, Joss Whedon, Grant Morrison)
A documentary celebration of Comic-Con, celebrating its success and the people who attend it.
Derby, Baby: A Story Of Love, Addiction And Rink Rash (Country: US, Ireland, Canada; Year: 2012; Director: Robin Bond, Dave Wruck; Stars: Juliette Lewis, Robert Stroupe)
A doumentary about the rapidly growing sprt of women's roller derby.
Wonder Women! The Untold Story Of American Superheroines Wonder Women! The Untold Story Of American Superheroines
Wonder Women! The Untold Story Of American Superheroines and Dredd
Dredd (Dredd 3D) (Country: US, UK, India; Year: 2012; Director: Pete Travis; Writer: Alex Garland; Stars: Karl Urban, Olivia Thirlby, Lena Headey)
In the violent dystopia of Mega City One, only the judges can keep order.
Highlander (Country: US, UK; Year: 1986; Director: Russell Mulcahy; Writer: Gregory Widen; Stars: Christopher Lambert, Sean Connery, Clancy Brown, Roxanne Hart, Beatie Edney, Sheila Gish)
Immortal warriors compete in a game of decapitation with only one possible survivor.
Iron Man (Country: US; Year: 2008; Director: Jon Favreau; Writer: Mark Fergus, Hawk Ostby, Art Marcum, Matt Holloway, Stan Lee, Don Heck, Larry Lieber, Jack Kirby; Stars: Robert Downey Jr., Terrence Howard, Jeff Bridges, Gwyneth Paltrow, Leslie Bibb, Shaun Toub, Faran Tahir, Sayed Badreya, Bill Smitrovich, Clark Gregg, Tim Guinee), Official Site, Trailer
A wealthy industrialist fights evil with a newly invented super-suit.
John Carpenter's Ghosts Of Mars (Country: US; Year: 2001; Director: John Carpenter; Writer: Larry Sulkis, John Carpenter; Stars: Natasha Henstridge, Ice Cube, Pam Grier, Clea Duvall, Jason Statham, Liam Waite, Joanna Cassidy)
Law enforcement officers on Mars are attacked by Alice Cooper lookalikes in a mining town.
Marvel Avengers Assemble (The Avengers) (Country: US; Year: 2012; Director: Joss Whedon; Writer: Joss Whedon, Zak Penn; Stars: Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Hemsworth, Jeremy Renner, Tom Hiddleston, Stellan Skarsgård, Samuel L Jackson, Gwyneth Paltrow)
Marvel Superheros assemble to fight dastardly demigod Loki who’s only gone and stolen the Tesseract.
Iron Man Iron Man
Iron Man and 30 Days Of Night
Wonder Women! The Untold Story Of American Superheroines (Country: US; Year: 2012; Director: Kristy Guevara-Flanagan; Stars: Lynda Carter, Jane Espenson, Kathleen Hanna, LS Kim, Shelby Knox, Carmela Lane)
A documentary charting the hidden history of the superheroine.

Casey Affleck liberated by ghosts Star talks Oscars, Rooney Mara and hiding under a sheet

In the city of the world's desire Ceyda Torun on KEDi, cats, femininity and the soul of Istanbul.

A nice cup of tea and a murder Jamie McKeller on The Book Club, legalising murder, serial killers and cake.

Completing the trip Bertrand Tavernier on Jacques Becker, Claude Sautet, Jean-Pierre Melville and his Journey Through French Cinema.

More news and features

Playing Now

Eye For Film continues to support festivals both locally and across the world. At the moment, we're covering:

Wales' leading horror festival gets the giallo bug

America's largest documentary film showcase

Made In Prague
Celebration of Czech language cinema

French Film Festival
Britain's longest running celebration of French Film

London Korean Film Festival
Celebration of Korean Film

In the Archive

Archive of festival coverage.

Daily diary and reviews from 2005-2015.

Coverage of the lynchpin German festival.