Part of the Folk Film Gathering Season
Join us for a special event of music, film and discussion exploring the ongoing question of land rights in Scotland.
The Glen is Ours
(Henry Cass, Scotland, 1946; 30 min; U; English)
Gigha: Buying Our Land
(Emma Davie, Scotland, 2003; 59 min; 12A; documentary; English)
In the drama The Glen is Ours, a returning soldier leads his community to oppose the sale of the Scottish glen in which they live, whereas the documentary Gigha: Buying Our Land, filmed in the early 00s follows a year in the lives of the Gigha community as they experience the highs, lows and responsibilities of owning
their own island home.
The films will be introduced with a short set of live music from Adam Sutherland and followed by an audience discussion on land reform in Scotland led by a panel of speakers from Bella Caledonia, hosted by Mike Small.
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