Glasgow Film Festival 2012

Great British films illustrating many different facets of the island's culture, with documentaries and features well worth looking out for. Special guests are likely at some of these events.

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Trishna Trishna
Trishna and Wild Bill
All In Good Time (Country: UK; Year: 2012; Director: Nigel Cole; Writer: Ayub Khan-Din; Stars: Reece Ritchie, Amara Karan, Meera Syal)
Young newlyweds are anxious to consummate their marriage but family keeps getting in the way.
Bel Ami (Country: UK, France, Italy; Year: 2012; Director: Declan Donnellan, Nick Ormerod; Writer: Rachel Bennette, based on the book by Guy de Maupassant.; Stars: Robert Pattinson, Christina Ricci, Uma Thurman, Kristin Scott Thomas, Colm Meaney, Holliday Grainger, Natalia Tena)
An ambitious young man seeks to attain power in 1890s Paris by seducing and manipulating the bored wives of important men.
How To Re-Establish A Vodka Empire (Country: UK; Year: 2011; Director: Daniel Edelstyn; Writer: Daniel Edelstyn; Stars: Hilary Powell, Anthony Styles, Conrad Asquith, Dan Edelstyn)
A documentary maker exploring his family history uncovers a story that prompts him to take a on a life-changing business venture.
Hunky Dory (Country: UK; Year: 2011; Director: Marc Evans; Writer: Laurence Coriat; Stars: Minnie Driver, Aneurin Barnard, Danielle Branch, Robert Pugh, Haydn Gwynne)
Marc Evans' latest feature is a sweet and sincere paean to the pre-punk 1970s.
Trishna (Country: UK; Year: 2011; Director: Michael Winterbottom; Writer: Michael Winterbottom; Stars: Freida Pinto, Riz Ahmed, Roshan Seth), Trailer
A young woman falls prey to a fatal attraction in this reworking of Tess Of The D'Urbervilles, transposed to modern day India.
Bel Ami Bel Ami
Bel Ami and How To Re-Establish A Vodka Empire
Wild Bill (Country: UK; Year: 2011; Director: Dexter Fletcher; Writer: Tim Cole, Dexter Fletcher, Danny King; Stars: Charlie Creed-Miles, Will Poulter, Liz White, Sammy Williams, Leo Gregory, Andy Serkis)
A fresh-out-of-jail ex-con, finds himself landed with taking care of his kids... whether they like it or not.
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Filming sensations Mathieu Amalric on Pierre Léon, Jeanne Balibar and the sounds and colours of Barbara

Character arc Seth A Smith on filming with a two-year-old and bringing marbling to life in The Crescent

Keeping up appearances Marcello Martinessi on cultural conservatism and filmmaking honesty in The Heiresses

A different space Kelly Macdonald on working with Marc Turtletaub on Puzzle

Out of the past Susanna Nicchiarelli on Trine Dyrholm and the costume design in Nico, 1988

The iconic man Jonathan Baker on Becoming Iconic and Inconceivable

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