The Orkney News is very pleased to announce that as part of Scotland’s Year of Stories we have been awarded funding to make a series of short films highlighting stories from Orkney.
“While my rationing and restrictions meant I now only had to go out once a week I couldn’t escape the effects of the virus.”
Beast Wars was a big relaunch for the franchise, rather than those robot animals of the past these new Transformers would be robots with organic looking alt modes, ones that size not withstanding looked like actual animals.
On 22nd of March 1895, the Lumière brothers, Auguste and Louis, put on show their first film at the Société d’Encouragement à l’Industrie Nationale.
“I saw the film ‘Blade Runner’ when it first came out in 1982, and have seen it – I don’t know how many times, since”
On 22nd of December 1932 ‘The Mummy’ starring Boris Karloff is released in the USA.
Scotland’s love of cinema and the film makers’ love of Scotland is celebrated in an exhibition at the Orkney Library and Archive, Kirkwall.
This is an article asking questions about changes in technology and how we watch and enjoy film and what it may mean for art.
Orkney’s film festival returns for its third year on 1 November and will run for 23 days across 22 venues in 13 different islands and parishes.
” Glass is less of a smash, and more of a shatter, as Shyamalan’s writing proves to be the biggest fault of the film. “