Glasgow Film Festival 2021

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Our Midnight Our Midnight
Our Midnight and Da Capo
Da Capo (Country: South Korea; Year: 2020; Director: Shim Chan-yang; Writer: Shim Chan-yang; Stars: Hong Isaac, Jang Ha-eun)
A struggling songwriter reconnects with a former bandmate who is now teaching music.
The Man Standing Next (Namsanui bujangdeul) (Country: South Korea; Year: 2020; Director: Woo Min-ho; Writer: Lee Ji-min, Woo Min-ho; Stars: Lee Byung-Hun, Lee Sung-min, Kwak Do-won)
In the 1970s Korea is under the absolute control of its president, Park, who controls the KCIA the organization with the edge over any branch of government.
Our Midnight (Country: South Korea; Year: 2029; Director: Lim Jung-eun; Writer: Lim Jung-eun; Stars: Lee Seung-hun, Park Seo-eun, Lim Young-woo, Han Hea-in)
An impoverished, recently dumped actor who is moonlighting as a cop meets a victim of domestic abuse who is planning to kill herself, and an unexpected connection forms between them.
The Swordsman (Geom-gaek) (Country: South Korea; Year: 2020; Director: Choi Jae-hoon; Writer: Choi Jae-hoon; Stars: Hyuk Jang Jeong Man-sik, Angelina Danilova)
A blind swordsman fights to protect his daughter and is forced to confront an old enemy.
Voice Of Silence (Sorido Eopsi) (Country: South Korea; Year: 2020; Director: Hong Eui-Jeong; Writer: Hong Eui-Jeong; Stars: Yoo Ah-In, Yoo Jae-Myung, Moon Seung-ah)
Two men work for a criminal organisation to clean up the aftermath messes. One day, they receive an unexpected order.

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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