Producer Masterclass: Ruth Reid
Wednesday 25 September 2019, 3:00pm
Film City Glasgow, Glasgow

Based in Sweden and the UK, producer Ruth Reid has a background in Law and documentary filmmaking. She will be exploring the production process and creative evolution of the award-winning feature documentary Scheme Birds. Ruth will focus particularly on how to craft intimate stories that respect protagonists’ integrity.

TOA Volunteers View: Truth, Democracy & Cinema
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A Volunteers View: Take One Action volunteer, Jamie Wills takes a look at this years programme and how it connects to the conversations about democracy, “fake news” and individual action being had today.   The internet was supposed to democratise news. And, in a way, it has: the public’s ability to dump content and comment […]

TOA Volunteers View: Celebrating Women Within Cinema
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A Volunteers View: Take One Action volunteer, Siobhan Divers takes a look at this year’s Sister’s Strand and how it connects to the conversations about women’s empowerment which are taking place right now.   In a world where dystopian fictions like The Handmaid’s Tale are not far from reality for many women – women are […]

TOA Volunteers View: A Youth programme to encourage discussion & action!
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“Let us make our future now, and let us make our dream’s tomorrow’s reality.” Malala Yousafzai   A Volunteers View: Take One Action volunteer, Isla Parker, takes a look at this year’s Youth Programme and how it connects to young people living in Scotland today.   As a young person, watching the news in 2018 […]

Take One Action Film Festival 2018 Programme Launch
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Grab your diaries! Tickets for all screenings and events for this year’s Take One Action Film Festival are now on sale.   At a time when concepts of truth and democracy are being stretched beyond recognition, the tide of political upheavals, environmental threats and isolationism can feel overwhelming.  Our programme offers an antidote to despair […]

Time for Ilhan
Friday 14 September 2018, 7:00pm
The Lighthouse, Glasgow

Stay with us after the film as we explore the importance of female voices being heard at the centre of British politics and policy, with guests including Emma Ritch, Executive Director of Engender. Screening with: Fired Up! (Dan Fipphen & Elyse Kelly,  Colombia, Israel, USA, 2017, 4mins) **Please note: the venue has now moved to The […]

Golden Dawn Girls
Sunday 16 September 2018, 7:00pm
The Lighthouse, Glasgow

Join us after the film for inspiring conversations and opportunities for creative, effective personal action, as we explore the dialogues that could help re-shape immigration rhetoric in Europe. Screening with: Untravel (Neputovanja) (Ana Nedeljković & Nikola Majdak Jr., Serbia, Slovak Republic, 2018, 10mins)   We are delighted to announce that this event will be fully […]