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8th Sep Hot Tap Supports ShortCUTS Dundee

Popcorn from ShortCUTs pilot

Back in 2012 we ran the pilot phase of ShortCUTS, a film­making project for 16­25 year olds in Dundee, in association with somewhereto_.  The resulting films by first­-time film­makers were screened to a packed audience and went on to be selected for major festival screenings Deep Fried Film Festival, and the Glasgow Film Festival. The project was managed on the ground by a team of somewhereto_ volunteers, including Claire Dufour, Lauren McCorkindale, Stephen Grant and Dylan Drummond. Now, the dream team are back to deliver ShortCUTS Dundee 2014 – this time under the helm of By Ricochet, the events company set up by Claire Dufour after her experience of managing ShortCUTS pilot!

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11th Nov From Screen To Page: Not Another Happy Ending Gets a Book Release

Page to screen adaptation isn’t anything knew. We’ve seen countless books adapted in to movies. It’s not so often that it happens the other way round. Which is what makes David Solomons’ debut novel so unusual. Adapted from his screenplay of the film of the same name, Not Another Happy Ending is an offbeat rom-com set in the heart of Glasgow, following the trials and tribulations of young aspiring author Jane Lockhart (played spectacularly by Karen Gillan in the film.)

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