SHETLAND SKETCHES

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Decade:

  • 1970s

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Title: SHETLAND SKETCHES

Reference number: 9930

Date: 1973c

Director: filmed by Mark Gray

Production company: Profile Productions

Sound: sound

Colour: col

Fiction: non-fiction

Running time: 17.17 mins

Description: An affectionate tour around the Shetland Islands, prior to the great economic oil boom of the 1980s. Accompanied throughout by traditional fiddle music and song (including Aly Bain on fiddle)

Credits: produced by Mark Gray
music by Alistair Bain [Aly Bain]
colour by Ferrania
Made with help from the Shetland Folk Society and Islesburgh House Dramatic Group