Screening and Research Event
Venue: CCA, Sauchiehall Street Glasgow
Thursday 9th September 2010
The Scottish Centre for Island Studies in association with the Small Islands Film Trust is hosting a small research focussed event of film screenings and related discussions on the 9th September 2010 in the UWS space at the CCA, Glasgow. For full programme see details under ‘Our Events’.
Geopolitics: Political Spaces – Cultural Spaces
Screening(s): Trusadh Series Deserting Uist (2010) MacTV and Na Rocaidean (2008) MNE TV
Two different documentaries providing accounts of the history and communities affected by the establishment of the ‘Rocket range’ – RA Hebrides on ‘Uist’ in 1957. Extracts will be shown from both.
Iconography and Identity: Place and Non-place
Screening: Rockets Galore! (1957) Dir: Michael Relph