Two Scottish films are to be screened at SXSW in the coming days. Below are the descriptions about each film.
CUTTING LOOSE U.S. Premiere
A film by Finlay Pretsell and Adrian McDowall
Can you imagine some of the butchiest prisoners in Scotland cutting the hair of fellow inmates inside some of the toughest jails in the country? Imagine no longer… CUTTING LOOSE will enjoy its U.S. premiere in competition at SXSW –a peak into the lead up to the annual prison hairdressing competition in Scotland’s prisons.
Here’s details and the trailer: http://schedule.sxsw.com/2012/events/event_FS12445
THE PERFECT FIT U.S. Premiere
A film by Tali Yankelevich
Ever wondered who makes those delicate ballet shoes? It’s burly men who painstakingly sculpt elegant shoes for the best ballet dancers in the world. We take a sneak peak through THE PERFECT FIT, screening in the SXGlobal shorts programme.
Details and information on the screening of this film at SXSW: http://schedule.sxsw.com/2012/events/event_FS13055