Weave Me a Rainbow
Five films about Scotland's textile industries. Colour except where noted.
Royal Occasion June 22nd 1955 (1955, b/w). H M Queen Elizabeth and H R H Duke of Edinburgh, with Lord Provost Andrew Hood, visited carpet manufacturers James Templeton & Co of Glasgow in 1955.
From Glasgow Green to Bendigo (1961). A promotional film showing carpet manufacturing processes in the James Templeton factory, Glasgow.
Weave me a Rainbow (1962). An award winning feature promoting the Scottish Woollen industry.
Fine Floors (1963). Made for Kirkcaldy linoleum firm Michael Nairn and Co Ltd, it shows the manufacturing processes and highlights the export trade of the company.
Island of the Big Cloth (Clo Mhor) (1971). The story of Harris Tweed and the life of the islanders who produce it.
TOTAL RUNNING TIME: 105 mins