HIGHLAND CRAFTS

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Places:

  • Caithness
  • Highlands, the
  • Inner Hebrides
  • Orkney Islands
  • Shetland Islands

Subjects:

  • Arts and crafts

Genres:

  • Documentary
  • Sponsored

People/organisations:

  • Films of Scotland Committee
  • Ogam Films / Oscar Marzaroli

Decade:

  • 1970s

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Title: HIGHLAND CRAFTS

Reference number: 2914

Date: 1973

Director: d. Oscar Marzaroli

Sponsor: Films of Scotland & HIDB

Production company: Ogam Films

Sound: sound

Original format: 16mm

Colour: col

Fiction: non-fiction

Running time: 22.20 mins

Description: Traditional craft work in the Highlands and Islands.

Credits: cam. Martin Singleton
ed. Brian Crumlish
m. Bread Love and Dreams
treatment & commentary Douglas Eadie
nar. Morina Alexander
p. consultants Films of Scotland

Shotlist: credits (0.08) gvs Aviemore Centre (1.24) gvs Aviemore Trade Fair, including shots of spinning, glassware, pottery, furniture, tweeds, Shetland knitware, leatherwork, brooches and curling stones (5.46) visuals Highland landscape and shot of the Man of Hoy, the Orkney Islands (8.10) int. of workshop in Lerwick where craftsmen carve Viking longboats (8.55) c/u craftsman decorating Caithness glass (9.10) shots of women working looms (9.58) shots of craftsman making patterned wallhanging on Colonsay (10.25) gvs woman knitting sweater on Shetland (11.00) shots of woodworkers crafting furniture in Easter Ross with grandfather clocks in background (14.58) shots of craft village near Balachladich with potters at work etc. (21.44) ecs (22.20)