Beats – Closing Gala, Glasgow Film Festival 2019

The 15th Annual Glasgow Film Festival runs from 20 February to 3 March and closes with UK premiere of Brian Welsh’s Beats, the film adaptation of Scottish playwright Kieran Hurley’s hit stage show about ‘90s rave culture, exec produced by Steven Soderbergh.

Featuring BAA’s Neil LeiperBeats is a story of friendship, rebellion and the power of gathered youth, set in 1994, just as the Criminal Justice Bill attempted to place restrictions on Scotland’s rave culture and the free party movement. Directed by Brian Welsh (Black Mirror), executive produced by Steven Soderbergh, the film also features a soundtrack curated by Scottish club legend JD Twitch (Optimo).

Screening on 3 March at Glasgow Film Theatre – for more information click here

 


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