Glasgow Film Festival 2015

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Red Dog and Shaun The Sheep Movie
The Adventures Of Prince Achmed (Die Abenteuer des Prinzen Achmed) (Country: Germany; Year: 1926; Director: Carl Koch, Lotte Reiniger; Writer: Lotte Reiniger)
Beautiful silhouette take on the Arabian nights and a piece of celluloid history.
The Boy And The World (O Menino e o Mundo) (Country: Brazil; Year: 2013; Director: Alê Abreu; Writer: Alê Abreu; Stars: Marco Aurélio Campos, Vinicius Garcia, Lu Horta)
A boy goes in search of his dad.
Cat Video Festival (Country: Worldwide; Year: 2014; Director: Walker Art Center; Stars: Cats)
A compilation of videos of cats found on the internet, carefully curated and edited together.
The Incredibles (Country: US; Year: 2004; Director: Brad Bird; Writer: Brad Bird; Stars: voices of Craig T Nelson, Holly Hunter, Samuel L Jackson, Jason Lee, Dominique Louis, Teddy Newton, Jean Sincere, Spencer Fox, Sarah Vowell, Wallace Shawn), Official Site
The family life of superheroes, living incognito in the 'burbs, while saving the city from destruction.
Maya The Bee (Maya The Bee - The Movie, Maya The Bee Movie) (Country: Australia, Germany; Year: 2014; Director: Alexs Stadermann; Writer: Fin Edquist, Marcus Sauermann, translated by Martin Quaden; Stars: Kodi Smit-McPhee, Noah Taylor, Jacki Weaver)
When the royal jelly is stolen, a brave little bee must travel across the corn poppy meadow to prove the hornets innocent and end a war.
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Maya The Bee and Moomins On The Riviera
Moomins On The Riviera (Muumit Rivieralla) (Country: Finland, France; Year: 2014; Director: Xavier Picard, Hanna Hemilä; Writer: Leslie Stewart, Annina Enckell, Hanna Hemilä, Xavier Picard, Beata Harju, Tove Jansson; Stars: Russell Tovey, Nathaniel Parker, Tracy Ann Oberman, Irina Björklund, Shelley Blond, Ian Conningham, Beata Harju, Maria Sid, Bernard Alane, Mats Långbacka, Carl-Kristian Rundman, Alma Pöysti, Martin Bahne, Dominic Frisby, Philippe Smolikowski)
The Finnish favourites go on an adventure.
Red Dog (Country: Australia, US; Year: 2011; Director: Kriv Stenders; Writer: Louis de Bernières, Daniel Taplitz; Stars: Josh Lucas, Rachael Taylor, Keisha Castle-Hughes, Noah Taylor, Luke Ford, Bill Hunter, Tiffany Lyndall-Knight, Arthur Angel, John Batchelor, Loene Carmen, Rohan Nichol, Costa Ronin, Eamon Farren, Koko, Shingo Usami), Official Site
The story of a Western Australian legend and the tough, warm, independent people whose lives he touched.
Shaun The Sheep Movie (Shaun The Sheep The Movie) (Country: UK, France; Year: 2015; Director: Mark Burton, Richard Starzack; Writer: Mark Burton, Richard Starzak; Stars: Justin Fletcher, John Sparkes, Omid Djalili, Richard Webber, Kate Harbour, Tim Hands, Andy Nyman, Simon Greenall, Emma Tate, Jack Paulson, Sean Connolly, Henry Burton, Dhimant Vyas, Sophie Laughton, Nia Medi James)
When Shaun the Sheep takes a day off to have fun, things quickly go awry, forcing him to lead his friends on an urgent rescue mission to the city.
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