Short Docs
Friday 06 November

Short Docs: United We Will Swim… Again

Friday 06 November, 11:00 am
Since 1914 the Calder Street baths and wash house has provided invaluable services for the community of Govanhill. When Glasgow City Council closed the baths in 2001 they didn’t...
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Friday 06 November

Short Docs: A Wee Night In

Friday 06 November, 11:00 am
Chrissy was a sickly child, so no one expected her to live to a ripe old age. Nevertheless, this Scottish woman is now 95, frail but full of life....
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Friday 06 November

Short Docs: Tapes From The Revolutionary

Friday 06 November, 11:00 am
Eden Court’s talented Digital Development Assistant Scott Willis meets Andy, a self-proclaimed communist revolutionary who documents his life on a Hi-8 camcorder. Aiming to understand the purpose behind the...
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Friday 06 November

Short Docs: Mining Poems Or Odes

Friday 06 November, 11:00 am
Robert, an ex-shipyard welder from Govan in Scotland, reflects on how his life experiences have influenced his new found compulsion to write. His retrospective poetry reveals a man who...
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Friday 06 November

Short Docs: The Banana Republic

Friday 06 November, 11:00 am
Built in 1962 as an answer to local overcrowding and slum conditions in tenements, Leith’s Cables Wynd housing estate, known locally as the Banana Flats, became notorious as the...
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Friday 06 November

Short Docs: The Third Dad

Friday 06 November, 11:00 am
Ten years after breaking all ties with her alcoholic father, a daughter sets out not only to find his grave, but also redemption. Poetically merging archive material, new footage...
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