13 Jun The Gorbals Story Restored: Starring Russell Hunter and Roddy McMillan

13 Jun The Gorbals Story Restored: Starring Russell Hunter and Roddy McMillan

Tartan Noir from Glasgow's Gorbals. Johnnie (Russell Hunter), now a successful artist, recalls how he "escaped" from a life of poverty in the tenements of the Glasgow slums.

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13 Jun Laxdale Hall: Road tax rebellion in quest for a new road. Filmed in Applecross

13 Jun Laxdale Hall: Road tax rebellion in quest for a new road. Filmed in Applecross

Laxdale Hall, a rarely seen Scottish comedy, is a 1952 film directed by John Eldridge and starring Ronald Squire, Kathleen Ryan, Raymond Huntley, Prunella Scales, Fulton Mackay, Roddy McMillan, Jameson Clark and Jean Colin, with Rikki Fulton in his first film role.

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13 Jun Para Handy creates maritime mayhem with The Vital Spark

13 Jun Para Handy creates maritime mayhem with The Vital Spark

Based on Neil Munro's short stores, these four hilarious episodes of The Vital Spark from 1973 and 1974, filmed in colour around Glasgow and the Clyde, display the best of Scottish writing, humour and comedy acting.

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11 Jun Venus Peter: Young Peter's mischievous childhood in Stromness, Orkney

11 Jun Venus Peter: Young Peter's mischievous childhood in Stromness, Orkney

Venus Peter (Ian Sellar, 1989) is based on Christopher Rush's semi-autobiographical novel "A Twelvemonth and a Day", describing his childhood in the fishing village of St Monans.

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