Southside Film Festival 2012

A fantastic line-up of feature films mixing home-grown work with acclaimed productions from around the world.

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Fast Romance Fast Romance
Fast Romance and NEDS
Ballads Of The Book (Country: UK; Year: 2009; Director: Julie McCrone, Margaret Shankland, Claire McCluske; Stars: Roddy Woomble, Ian Rankin, AL Kennedy, James Yorkston, Vashti Punyan, Malcolm Middleton)
A documentary about the making of the album Ballads Of The Book
Bernadette: Notes On A Political Journey (Country: Ireland; Year: 2011; Director: Lelia Doolan; Writer: None; Stars: None)
The remarkable political life of Bernadette Devlin McAliskey.
Come Closer (Country: UK; Year: 2011; Director: Peter Mackie Burns)
An intimate documentary look at the day to day lives of people living in Glasgow.
Comfort & Joy (Comfort And Joy) (Country: UK; Year: 1984; Director: Bill Forsyth; Writer: Bill Forsyth; Stars: Bill Paterson, Eleanor David, Clare Grogan, Alex Norton, Patrick Malahide, Rikki Fulton)
A radio presenter gets caught up in the violent struggle for control of Glasgow's ice cream trade.
Fast Romance (Country: UK; Year: 2010; Director: Carter Ferguson; Writer: Debbie May, James McCreadie; Stars: Jo Freer, Derek Munn, William Ruane, Dave Anderson, Barbera Rafferty)
Can just three minutes with a stranger change the course of your life, forever?
Silver Tongues Silver Tongues
Silver Tongues and Bernadette: Notes On A Political Journey
NEDS (Country: UK; Year: 2010; Director: Peter Mullan; Writer: Peter Mullan; Stars: Connor McCarron, Gregg Forest, Peter Mullan, Louise Goodall, Marianna Palka, Peter Mullan, Gary Lewis, Joe Szula, David McKay, Steven Robertson)
Story of a boy who finds growing up in Glasgow in the Seventies is tough.
Silver Tongues (Country: US; Year: 2011; Director: Simon Arthur; Writer: Simon Arthur; Stars: Lee Tergesen, Enid Graham, Tate Ellington, Emily Meade, Harvey Evans, Portia, Adam LeFevre, Rosa Arredondo, Amy Gaipa, Harley Kaplan, Johann Carlo, Myra Lucretia Taylor, Liz Walsh, Judith Knight Young, Joshua Paled), Official Site
A couple travel across country taking on different roles and presenting challenges to strangers.

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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