New Scots on Screen: Short Film Premiere and Archive Journey Through Scotland’s Migration History

by Refugee Survival Trust
Saturday 16 June 2018, 14:00 - 16:00

World premiere of a short film documenting Refugee Survival Trust’s befriending programme Glasgow Welcome and other integration projects, made with the help of Media Co-Op. There will also be a screening of short films and clips from the Moving Image Archive capturing some of the history of migration to and from Scotland on screen.

Refugee Survival Trust provide support to destitute refugees and asylum seekers by providing small grants and a holistic support service. They also run volunteering programmes and provide grants to improve access to education and employment.

Wheelchair accessible | There is a ramp from pavement level to the ground floor for wheelchair users and others who cannot use the stairs. The room for this event is on the ground floor. Access is via a long corridor (‘the avenue’), which is level. Kelvin Hall has wheelchair accessible toilets in the avenue.

The films will be mix of archive footage and new work created by participants in our befriending programme – where subtitles are available they will be used but in some cases films may not have subtitles.

Family Friendly | Film
Free event
Kelvin Hall
1445 Argyle St
Glasgow
G3 8AW
In partnership with: Media Co-Op, National Library of Scotland Moving Image Archive and Kelvin Hall.