Glasgow Film Festival 2015

A strand dedicated to Glasgow's relationship with film, with special events including a transformation of the O2 ABC music venue for a 'sonic cinema experience' recalling its former life as the Regal.

View other Glasgow Film Festival Films by strand: Best of British, Cinemasters, Crossing the Line, Frightfest, Galas and event films, Here's Looking At You, Kid, Modern Families, Nerdvana, Pioneer, Sound & Vision, Stranger than Fiction, Strewth!, Window on the World

Small Faces (Country: UK; Year: 1996; Director: Gillies MacKinnon; Writer: Billy MacKinnon, Gillies MacKinnon; Stars: Iain Robertson, Joe McFadden, Steven Duffy, Laura Fraser, Garry Sweeney, Clare Higgins)
An accidental shooting disrupts the lives of three brothers growing up on a Glasgow housing estate.
Wasted Time (Country: UK; Year: 2014; Director: Moe Abutoq, David Hayman Jr.; Writer: Martin McCardie; Stars: Robert Johnstone, Neil Leiper, Brian McCardie)
An innocent young man confesses to a crime so his family will be cared for, but things don't go to plan.
William McIlvanney: Living With Words (Country: UK; Year: 2015; Director: Maurice O’Brien; Stars: William McIlvanney, Hugh McIlvanney, David Hayman, Ian Rankin)
A tribute to the godfather of tartan noir.
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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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