A teenager left to roam the streets by his heroin-addicted mother dicovers he has a remarkable gift.
All That Glisters
Growing up, a girl tries to come to terms with her father's illness.
An Saileach
A folk song tells of a journey and a terrible decision.


Electric Man
Two comic fans desperate to save their shop are delighted to find a rare first edition of Electric Man - but others are after it too.
The Greater Good: A Hitchhike Perspective
A documentary tracking global hitchhikers as they discuss what travel means to them.


Judge Minty
A Judge prepares for retirement in Mega City One - and for a new, still more dangerous life beyond it.
The Last Human
On a barren planet, the last remaining human strives to implant dna and seed new life in the universe before it's too late.
The Last Page
As the last page of The Steadfast Tin Soldier is missing, a little girl has to dream its ending.
Lock Up
As a man turns out he lights and closes his business premises for the night, he gets the feeling that something is watching him from the shadows.


Flatmates who never meet communicate entirely through the written word.
Once Upon A Time
A children's television presenter is about to crack.
Awakening after a dimly remembered one night stand, Tom can't shake the feeling that something terrible has happened - or is about to happen.


A supply teacher is determined simply to survive his first day at a new school.
Tales Of The Troll
Deep within the forest, trolls still lurk.


The Waster
A man who has wasted his life playing video games is approached by sinister strangers who ask why it shouldn't be taken away and given to someone more deserving.

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.

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

Glasgow Short Film Festival
Scotland's premier celebration of short film returns

New York's Rendez-Vous With French Cinema
US celebration of Francophone film

Human Rights Watch Film Festival
Festival focusing on taking action against injustice

Glasgow Film Festival
Festival returns for 14th edition

Berlin International Film Festival
Lynchpin European Festival

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