Scotland on Screen

As promised to my American friends, here are just a few recommendations of ‘Scottish’ films (Braveheart purposefully omitted).

Ae Fond Kiss (Loach 2004); The Angels’ Share (Loach 2012); Breaking the Waves (Von Trier 1995); Brigadoon (Minnelli 1954); Filth (Baird 2013); Gregory’s Girl (Forsyth 1981); Hallam Foe (Mackenzie 2007); The Illusionist (Chomet 2010); Local Hero (Forsyth 1983); Morvern Callar (Ramsey 2002); Neds (Mullen 2010); Orphans (Mullen 1998); The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie (Neame 1969); Ratcatcher (Ramsey 1999); Red Road (Arnold 2006); Shallow Grave (Boyle 1995); Small Faces (MacKinnon 1996); Sunshine on Leith (Fletcher 2013); Sweet Sixteen (Loach 2002); Trainspotting (Boyle 1996); Under the Skin (Glazer 2013); Whisky Galore (Mackendrick 1949); The Wicker Man (Hardy 1974).

Please feel free to add to this list (or take exception) via the comments section below.

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