Glasgow Film Festival 2012

A selection of dance classics to get your toes tapping, this is a great chance to enjoy your favourite Gene Kelly films on the big screen or to get to know this fleet-footed star for the first time. If you find yourself wanting to take to the floor yourself, you'll get your chance at the accompanying Gene Kelly Ceilidh.

View other Glasgow Film Festival Films by strand: Best Of British, Crossing The Line, European Cinema, Fashion In Film, Frightfest, Frightfest Extra, Galas, Great Scots, GYFF Shorts, I Hate Iceland, International Shorts, It's A Wonderful World, Kapow!@GFF, Music and Film, Out Of The Past, Scottish Shorts, Stranger Than Fiction, The Edge Of The World, The State Of Independents, Weimarvellous, Welcome To Germany, Youth Festival

Anchors Aweigh (Country: US; Year: 1945; Director: George Sidney; Writer: Isobel Lennart, Natalie Marcin; Stars: Frank Sinatra, Kathryn Grayson, Gene Kelly, Dean Stockwell)
Two sailors enjoy their time on shore leave.
An American In Paris (Country: US; Year: 1951; Director: Vincente Minnelli; Writer: Alan Jay Lerner; Stars: Gene Kelly, Leslie Caron, Oscar Levant, Nina Foch)
A painter and a pianist seeking their fortunes in Paris fall in love with the same girl.
Brigadoon (Country: US; Year: 1954; Director: Vincente Minnelli; Writer: Alan Jay Lerner; Stars: Gene Kelly, Van Johnson, Cyd Charisse)
Two Americans on a trip through the Scottish highlands encounter a mysterious village where nothing seems to have changed for two centuries.
Hello, Dolly! (Country: US; Year: 1969; Director: Gene Kelly; Writer: Ernest Lehman, Johann Nestroy, Michael Stewart, Thornton Wilder; Stars: Barbra Streisand, Walter Matthau, Michael Crawford, Marianne McAndrew, Danny Lockin, E.J. Peaker, Joyce Ames, Tommy Tune, Judy Knaiz, David Hurst)
A window who works as a matchmaker finds herself falling in love with a wealthy client and determines to win him for herself.
On The Town (Country: US; Year: 1949; Director: Stanley Donen, Gene Kelly; Writer: Adolph Green, Betty Comden; Stars: Gene Kelly, Frank Sinatra, Betty Garrett, Ann Miller, Jules Munshin)
Sailors enjoy shore leave in New York City, with plenty of song and dance.
The Pirate (Country: US; Year: 1948; Director: Vincente Minnelli; Writer: Albert Hackett, Frances Goodrich; Stars: Judy Garland, Gene Kelly, Walter Slezak, Gladys Cooper, Reginald Owen)
A travelling singer poses as a famous pirate in order to seduce a beautiful, betrothed woman.
Singin' In The Rain (Country: US; Year: 1952; Director: Stanley Donen, Gene Kelly; Writer: Adolph Green, Betty Comden; Stars: Gene Kelly, Donald O'Connor, Debbie Reynolds, Jean Hagen, Millard Mitchell, Cyd Charisse, Douglas Fowley, Rita Moreno, Dawn Addams, John Albright, Betty Allen)
A silent film idol romances a Hollywood starlet in this much-loved classic.
Take Me Out To The Ball Game (Country: US; Year: 1949; Director: Busby Berkeley; Stars: Gene Kelly, Frank Sinatra, Esther Williams)
Two baseball stars dream of a career in Vaudeville.

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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