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Scotland in film

Author: Forsyth Hardy
Publisher: Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, ©1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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From "Whisky Galore" and "Edge of the World" to "Local Hero" and "Highlander", Scotland has been presented on film in various degrees of reality by both Hollywood and British film-makers. This book gives an illustrated analysis of the myth and reality in Scottish films over the last 60 years. It surveys and summarizes each film in chronological order and places it in historical context. Production details of the  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hardy, Forsyth.
Scotland in film.
Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, ©1990
(OCoLC)645062175
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Forsyth Hardy
ISBN: 0748601600 9780748601608 074860183X 9780748601837
OCLC Number: 23464550
Description: viii, 250 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Through myth to reality; from "Annie Laurie" to the "Glourie"; the debt to "Drifters"; the war years; knowing where to go; adapted from the novel; Scottish office moves, half way; after "Brigadoon"; two bills and some others; a will to the future; filmography.
Responsibility: Forsyth Hardy.

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An illustrated analysis of Scottish films over the past 60 years, which surveys and summarizes each film in chronological order and places it in historical context. The problem of presenting a  Read more...

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