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.

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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