Screenplay: Friday 24th August - Sunday 2nd September 2018
Shetland’s annual film festival is curated by celebrated film historian Linda Ruth Williams and film critic Mark Kermode, alongside Kathy Hubbard. It features a feast of film screenings, lectures and panel discussions involving national and international film industry professionals and film academics. Screenplay also has a strong local flavour, provided by the work of local film makers of all ages, and an outreach programme taking in community halls and education.
Wordplay: Thursday 8th November - Sunday 11th November 2018
Welcoming writers of local, national and international renown, Wordplay features a mix of readings, writing workshops, children’s theatre events and book signings. It offers a unique opportunity for readers and writers to meet their favourite authors, hear them read their work and ask questions.