Sunday, December 3rd 2017

Buster Keaton

Slaughterhouse Café, at 09:00

(240 mins) Drop in for coffee, toast or a muffin and a series of classic Buster Keaton silent short movies. Tickets: FREE

Animation Workshop 2

The Old Brewery / Festival Hub, Cromarty at 10:00

Under 12s (120 mins) Led by Ross Hogg, workshops will be running on Saturday (over 12s) and twice on Sunday (for under 12s) to encompass all age groups. As part of the 16mm animation workshop, you will be able to create your own colourful and...

My Life as a Courgette

Screen Machine, at 10:30

SOLD OUT (Cert PG) (2016) (70 mins) Dir: Claude Barras A beautiful, moving masterpiece depicting the raw reality of a child’s life. This is not just a children’s film, but a family film to watch together, reflect on and disc...

An Inconvenient Sequel

Ben's House, at 11:00

(Cert PG) (2016) (98 mins) Dir: Bonni Cohen, John Shenk Ex-Vice President, Al Gore’s follow-up to his Oscar-winning documentary, An Inconvenient Truth. Following the progress, or lack of, in addressing climate change, the film highl...

Afloat

Old Buoy Store, at 11:00

(Cert U) (2014) (27 mins) Dir & Guest: Neville Gabie One not just for the Black Isle’s numerous rowers. In 2012/13, internationally-renowned artist, Neville Gabie, spent eighteen months with the community in Coigach, on the nort...

Code Inconnu

Screen Machine, at 12:00

(Cert U) (2001) (Intro - 15 mins; film - 118 mins; chat - 15 mins) Dir: Michael Haneke Guest: Margaret Matheson Haneke brings his usual dark sensibility to bear on this multi-faceted story, expressing the fractured quality of modern cit...

Scottish Shorts - Crossing Over

Old Buoy Store, at 12:30

(Intro - 15 mins; film - 82 mins) Glasgow Short Film Festival is delighted to return to Cromarty with two programmes drawn from our tenth anniversary edition. By turns funny, shocking and moving, our selection showcases some of the finest new ...

Tommy's Honour

The Victoria Hall, Cromarty at 13:30

(Cert PG) (2016) (Intro - 15 mins; film - 112 mins) Dir & Guest: Jason Connery Set against the early days of the sport and the stunning landscape of Scotland, Tommy’s Honour is based on the intimate and powerfully moving, true st...

Animation Workshop 3

The Old Brewery / Festival Hub, Cromarty at 14:00

Under 12s (120 mins) Led by Ross Hogg, workshops will be running on Saturday (over 12s) and twice on Sunday (for under 12s) to encompass all age groups. As part of the 16mm animation workshop, you will be able to create your own colourful and...

Moving Image Archive Programme 2

The Stables, at 14:00

A series of fascinating short documentaries about life in the Highlands in the relatively recent past, introduced by Allan Mackay. NORTHERN CONSTRUCTION The Murchison Project (1980) (33 mins) Big business me...

Hatter's Castle

Screen Machine, at 15:30

(Cert U) (1942) (Intro - 15 mins; film - 102 mins) Dir: Lance Comfort Guest: Lawrence Sutcliffe Lawrence Sutcliffe introduces a melodramatic classic based on the best-selling novel by A.J. Cronin. Brodie (Robert Newton), a nineteenth ce...

Akenfield

The Stables, at 16:00

(Cert 12A) (1974) (Intro - 15 mins; film - 98 mins; chat - 15 mins) Dir: Peter Hall Guest: Rex Pyke This is an extraordinary film made forty years ago, based loosely on the beautiful book of the same name by Ronald Blythe. The film &rdq...

Animation Workshop Showcase

Cromarty Lighthouse , Cromarty at 17:00

(20 mins) Come and witness the products and creations of those that took part in Ross Hogg's animation workshops on Saturday and Sunday, screened on the magnificent Cromarty Lighthouse! Tickets: FREE

Paddington 2

Screen Machine, at 17:30

SOLD OUT (Cert PG) (2017) (105 mins) Dir: Paul King The second opportunity to see this brand new film over the weekend! Paddington 2 should be prescribed as an antidote to anyone who finds the madness of this modern world a bit wear...

Finale: The Big Sick

The Victoria Hall, Cromarty at 19:00

SOLD OUT (Cert 15) (2017) (119 mins) Dir: Michael Showalter Tender, bittersweet and funny, a well-told, simple story can achieve a lot. Heartfelt and intelligent, The Big Sick uses its appealing leads and cross cultural themes to pro...

2017 Programme

We are delighted to present the 2017 programme for the 11th Cromarty Film Festival. View it on this website or download a copy.