Calendar

Archive of Events from 2018

November 2018

Films on the Lighthouse

, Start Time: 18:15 Cromarty Lighthouse George Street, Cromarty IV11 8YJ

Our traditional open-air opener of short films selected by Matt Lloyd and projected onto the Cromarty Lighthouse. Introduced by Don Coutts and ...

Midnight Cowboy

, Start Time: 19:15 The Victoria Hall High Street, Cromarty IV11 8YR

Cert: 18 1969 113 mins Director: John Schlesinger Guest: Gregor Fisher Dustin Hoffman’s weaselly, hobbling Ratso is the original ...

Blackkklansman

, Start Time: 22:00 Screen Machine Bank Street, Cromarty, IV11

Cert: 15 2018 135 mins Director: Spike Lee It’s the early 1970s; Ron Stallworth (John David Washington) becomes the first African-Am...

Train To Busan

, Start Time: 23:00 The Victoria Hall High Street, Cromarty IV11 8YR

Cert: 15 2016 118 mins Director: Sang-ho Yeon This is a break-neck Korean zombie horror-thriller that follows a group of terrified passeng...

December 2018

Superhero Workshop

, Start Time: 09:00 The Victoria Hall High Street, Cromarty IV11 8YR

45 mins Age range: 5 - 12 years but all welcome To get your small people in the mood for Incredibles 2, come along to our fun workshop, wher...

Incredibles 2

, Start Time: 10:00 Screen Machine Bank Street, Cromarty, IV11

Cert: PG 2018 118 mins Director: Brad Bird Amazing to think that the first Incredibles film was 14 years ago! Every bit as entertaining a...

Animation & Sound Workshop 1

, Start Time: 10:00, End Time: 13:00 The Old Brewery / Festival Hub Burnside Place, Old Town, Cromarty IV11 8XQ

‘And No. 115 dreams of lovely houses by the sea.’ BAFTA award-winning animator Cat Bruce and sound designer Keith Duncan will be ru...

Being Blacker

, Start Time: 10:30 The Stables Cromarty,

No certification 2018 90 mins Director: Molly Dineen Guests: Molly Dineen with Christo Hird & Blacker Dread A documentary telling the...

International Shorts: Under Pressure

, Start Time: 12:30 Old Buoy Store Harbour, Cromarty,

90 mins Introduced by selector: Matt Lloyd Our ever-popular short film strand is drawn from the international competition at Glasgow Short F...

1984

, Start Time: 12:45 The Victoria Hall High Street, Cromarty IV11 8YR

Cert: 15 1984 113 mins Director: Dr Michael Radford Guests: Dr Michael Radford & Gregor Fisher Based on George Orwell’s classic...

Gary Pollard - Monster Maker

, Start Time: 14:00 The Stables Cromarty,

90 mins Gary Pollard is a revered industry sculptor of more than 30 years’ experience. He rarely does public appearances, and so it&rsquo...

Animation & Sound Workshop 2

, Start Time: 14:00, End Time: 17:00 The Old Brewery / Festival Hub Burnside Place, Old Town, Cromarty IV11 8XQ

‘And No. 115 dreams of lovely houses by the sea.’ BAFTA award-winning animator Cat Bruce and sound designer Keith Duncan will be ru...

Highland Industry In The 70s

, Start Time: 15:00 Old Buoy Store Harbour, Cromarty,

90 mins Our archive slot this year is selected and introduced by Lawrence Sutcliffe: THE HIGHLANDS Director: Oscar Marzaroli 1971 30 mins...

First Man

, Start Time: 15:00 Screen Machine Bank Street, Cromarty, IV11

Cert: 12A 2018 139 mins Director: Damian Chazelle Chazelle directed Whiplash and La La Land, two extraordinarily stylish films. His latest...

Double Indemnity

, Start Time: 16:30 The Victoria Hall High Street, Cromarty IV11 8YR

Cert: PG 1944 107 mins Director: Billy Wilder Guest: Jackie Kay Double Indemnity represents the high-water mark of 1940s film noir. A g...

The Spy In Black

, Start Time: 16:30 Old Buoy Store Harbour, Cromarty,

Cert: U 1939 82 mins Director: Michael Powell This war drama was the first collaboration of the legendary director/producer duo, Powell an...

Wild Tales

, Start Time: 16:30 Ben's House 33 Bank Street,

Cert: 15 2014 122 mins Director: Damián Szifron If you’ve ever been frustrated by bureaucracy, aggravated by bad drivers or w...

Local Hero

, Start Time: 18:30 Slaughterhouse Coffee Cromarty, IV11 8YE

Cert: PG 1983 111 mins Director: Bill Forsyth Included in any list of favourite Scottish films, Forsyth’s sweet Highland romance is ...

City of God

, Start Time: 19:15 Screen Machine Bank Street, Cromarty, IV11

Cert: 18 2002 124 mins Director: Fernando Meirelles Guest: Michael Radford Fernando Meirelles first feature film, City of God, is a sweep...

Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again

, Start Time: 20:30 The Victoria Hall High Street, Cromarty IV11 8YR

Cert: PG 2018 114 mins Director: Ol Parker Ten years since the huge success of the original Mamma Mia, this follow-up is part prequel, par...

The Dish

, Start Time: 21:00 Slaughterhouse Coffee Cromarty, IV11 8YE

Cert: 12 2000 101 mins Director: Rob Sitch A great Aussie comedy, and the perfect accompaniment to First Man, The Dish tells the true stor...

Anna And The Apocalypse

, Start Time: 22:30 Screen Machine Bank Street, Cromarty, IV11

Cert: 15 2018 92 mins Director: John McPhail A zombie apocalypse threatens the sleepy town of Little Haven, forcing Anna and her friends t...

Coco

, Start Time: 10:00 Screen Machine Bank Street, Cromarty, IV11

Cert: PG 2017 105 mins Director: Lee Unkrich Despite his family’s ban on music, Miguel dreams of becoming an accomplished performer....

Animation & Sound Workshop 3

, Start Time: 10:00, End Time: 13:00 The Old Brewery / Festival Hub Burnside Place, Old Town, Cromarty IV11 8XQ

‘And No. 115 dreams of lovely houses by the sea.’ BAFTA award-winning animator Cat Bruce and sound designer Keith Duncan will be ru...

Making A Monster - Live!

, Start Time: 10:00, End Time: 13:00 The Hugh Miller Institute 51 Church Street, Cromarty IV11 8XA

Drop-in session. Suitable for all ages. Film sculptor Gary Pollard will be in residence in the Institute all day, developing your ideas for a ...

The Ballymurphy Precedent

, Start Time: 10:30 The Stables Cromarty,

Cert: 15 2018 108 mins Director: Callum Macrae Guest: Callum Macrae with Christo Hird This documentary tells the story of the death of 11...

Scottish Shorts: Out On A Limb

, Start Time: 12:30 Old Buoy Store Harbour, Cromarty,

90 mins Introduced by selector Matt Lloyd Our second programme of short films puts the spotlight on new Scottish talent. This selection feat...

Rab C Nesbitt - Comedy Icon

, Start Time: 12:45 The Victoria Hall High Street, Cromarty IV11 8YR

60 mins Guest: Gregor Fisher Govan philosopher, man of the people. Sporting a head bandage and string vest, Rab C Nesbitt bestrode the telev...

The Little Minister

, Start Time: 13:30 Screen Machine Bank Street, Cromarty, IV11

Cert: U 1934 104 mins Director: Richard Wallace Sumptuous production values are one of the charms of this couthy gem. A straight-laced vi...

Rockers

, Start Time: 14:00 The Stables Cromarty,

Cert: 15 1978 100 mins Director: Ted Bafaloukos Guest: Molly Dineen The favourite film choice of our guest Molly Dineen, this classic reg...

Making A Monster - Live!

, Start Time: 14:00, End Time: 16:00 The Hugh Miller Institute 51 Church Street, Cromarty IV11 8XA

Drop-in session. Suitable for all ages. Film sculptor Gary Pollard will be in residence in the Institute all day, developing your ideas for a ...

Poetry In Film - The Art of Margaret Tait

, Start Time: 15:30 Old Buoy Store Harbour, Cromarty,

75 mins Guest: Jackie Kay “I think that film is essentially a poetic medium, and although it can be put to all sorts of other (&helli...

Mustang

, Start Time: 17:00 Screen Machine Bank Street, Cromarty, IV11

Cert: PG13 2015 97 mins Director: Deniz Gamze Erguven Once again, our emerging programmers have come up with a topical, haunting and chall...

Gala Dinner & Finale: American Cousins

, Start Time: 19:00 The Victoria Hall High Street, Cromarty IV11 8YR

Cert: 15 2002 89 mins Director: Donald Coutts Cromarty editor/director duo Lindy Cameron and Don Coutts’ only feature film, a feelgo...

The Wife

, Start Time: 20:00 Screen Machine Bank Street, Cromarty, IV11

Cert: 15 2017 100 mins Director: Bjorn Runge Glenn Close gives a stunning performance as Joan, the elegant, supportive, and self-effacing ...

2018 Programme

We are delighted to present the 2018 programme for the 12th Cromarty Film Festival. View it on this website or download a copy.