Imagine you are a refugee trying to make a new life in Edinburgh. Better still, take a new look at the city with people who really are refugees. The film ‘Long Way From Home’ does just that and it is showing at Red Eye film club in Pilmeny Youth Centre at 7.30pm on Friday 3 July. Continue reading “Long Way from Home”
Good news for film buffs, the Red Eye film club begins a new season at 7pm on Friday 3 April. For the first showing of 2009, Mike Cowley has chosen Bertolucci’s beautifully made, but chilling, Conformist. With the wonders of new media you can see clips on YouTube of the film made in 1970 and generally regarded as Bertolucci’s masterpiece. But come to Pilmeny Youth Centre for the whole film and a chance to talk about it afterwards. All completely free of charge.
Make a note. If it’s the first Friday of the month it’s Red Eye Friday. The new radical film club opened in September with Who Shot the Sheriff. This month’s screening in Pilmeny Youth Centre on Friday 3 October offers a UK Cold War thriller Defence of the Realm which teeters on the brink of nuclear disaster in the days of dear old Ronald Reagan. Continue reading “Red Eye Friday”