Glasgow Film Festival: Special Events

Get ready for an unforgettable trip to the movies with another perfect mix of Special Events at Glasgow Film Festival 2018!

Glasgow Film Festival: Special Events
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About Glasgow Film Festival: Special Events

22nd Feb 2018 to 4th Mar 2018
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Break the office routine with a full blast party for Working Girl or dress up in your best vest for a screening of Die Hard.

Get your blood pumping with a Zombie Treasure Hunt and screening of Dawn of the Dead at a Secret Location.

Missing your school days? Bring your cheesiest ‘80s or ‘90s outfit to our School Disco at SWG3 and we’ll give you glitter, games and great tunes.

Our Young Programmers will celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Berlin-set Run Lola Run, or if it’s decadence that you’re after, you can practice your minuet at the Dangerous Liaisons screening.

Last but not least, we are offering the chance to live your very own Groundhog Day with daily screenings of the classic, celebrating its 25th anniversary. Get ready for an unforgettable trip to the movies.

1 March: Dangerous Liaisons at St Andrew’s in the Square (N/C 18+)
​‘Surely I’ve explained to you before how much I enjoy watching the battle between love and virtue.’

25 February: Dawn of the Dead at a Secret Location (18)
​We continue the tradition of GFF Secret Location events!

23-24 February: Die Hard: Another Day at the Office (N/C 18+)
Welcome to the party pal!

2 March: Divas, Despots and Dancing: Assunta Spina with Live Score (N/C 12+)
Rare screening of silent Italian drama with new live score

27 February: GFF Presents: The Big Lebowski - A Night of Bowling (18)
“Obviously you’re not a golfer”

26 February: GFF Quiz
GFF's annual film quiz is back

22 February - 3 March: Groundhog Day at Flat 0/1 (N/C 18+)
That’s right, woodchuck-chuckers - it’s… GROUNDHOG DAY!

4 March: In Person: Ben Wheatley (N/C 15+)
One of the most adventurous, inspiring directors working today–and a total film nerd

23 February: In Person: Bill Pullman (N/C 15+)
We are thrilled to welcome Bill Pullman to the Glasgow Film Festival

2 March: Industry Spotlight: Andrew Macdonald
NFTS Director Jon Wardle hosts a session with T2: Trainspotting producer Andrew Macdonald

3 March: Kinning Park Carnival: Bride & Prejudice (12A)
​‘Watch yourself, Darcy, he’s about to transform into the Indian MC Hammer!’

25 February: Movie Memories: An American in Paris (U)
A special dementia-friendly screening

3 March: Run Lola Run presented by GYFF (15)
Gripping thriller programmed with the help of our Young Programmers

28 February: School Disco: Clueless (N/C 18+)
‘Isn't my house classic? The columns date all the way back to 1972’

28 February: School Disco: Gregory's Girl (N/C 18+)
‘Hard work being in love, eh? Especially when you don't know which girl it is.’

23 February: Working Girl: Another Day at the Office (N/C 18+)
'I have a head for business and a bod for sin.'

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Glasgow Film Festival: Special Events are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

Other Events at Various Venues or Glasgow Film Festival

Margaret Salmon

Margaret Salmon

16th February 2018 - 18th March 2018
To coincide with Glasgow Film Festival 2018, Tramway’s main gallery will host a survey of works by acclaimed Glasgow-based artist and filmmaker Margaret Salmon.
Glasgow Film Festival Opening Gala: Isle of Dogs

Glasgow Film Festival Opening Gala: Isle of Dogs

21st February 2018
Glasgow Film Festival will host the UK Premiere of Wes Anderson’s Isle of Dogs on Wednesday 21st February!
Glasgow Film Festival: Rebel Heroes

Glasgow Film Festival: Rebel Heroes

22nd February 2018 - 4th March 2018
Following last year’s celebration of the Dangerous Dames of film noir, Glasgow Film Festival 2018 will salute the big screen’s Rebel Heroes.
Glasgow Film Festival: Ireland: The Near Shore

Glasgow Film Festival: Ireland: The Near Shore

22nd February 2018 - 4th March 2018
This year Glasgow Film Festival is celebrating the Irish film industry from its bright new talents to its most experienced, inspirational filmmakers!
Glasgow Film Festival: CineMasters

Glasgow Film Festival: CineMasters

22nd February 2018 - 4th March 2018
Glasgow Film Festival's CineMasters strand is where you will find World class talents at the very top of their game!
Glasgow Film Festival: Local Heroes

Glasgow Film Festival: Local Heroes

22nd February 2018 - 4th March 2018
Glasgow Film Festival's Local Heroes celebrates home-grown talent and salutes those filmmakers producing outstanding work!
Glasgow Film Festival: Sound and Vision

Glasgow Film Festival: Sound and Vision

22nd February 2018 - 4th March 2018
Glasgow Film Festival presents the very best of sonic cinema, documentaries and features from around the world!
Glasgow Film Festival: Modern Families

Glasgow Film Festival: Modern Families

22nd February 2018 - 4th March 2018
Glasgow Film Festival's Modern Families has been purpose built to provide a selection of child-friendly delights!
Glasgow Film Festival: Stranger Than Fiction

Glasgow Film Festival: Stranger Than Fiction

22nd February 2018 - 4th March 2018
Enjoy a fantastic selection of world-class documentaries at the Glasgow Film Festival's Stranger Than Fiction events!
Glasgow Film Festival: Future Cult

Glasgow Film Festival: Future Cult

22nd February 2018 - 4th March 2018
Glasgow Film Festival's Future Cult collates the quirky, questionable and quintessential in the weirdest collection of films you’ll ever find!
Glasgow Film Festival: Pioneer

Glasgow Film Festival: Pioneer

22nd February 2018 - 4th March 2018
The greatest names in movie history had to begin somewhere, see tomorrow's stars at this year's Glasgow Film Festival!
Glasgow Film Festival: Pure Baltic

Glasgow Film Festival: Pure Baltic

22nd February 2018 - 4th March 2018
Glasgow Film Festival's Pure Baltic strand showcases the growing talent and confidence of our Eastern neighbours!
Glasgow Film Festival: Window on the World

Glasgow Film Festival: Window on the World

22nd February 2018 - 4th March 2018
Take a trip to corners of the planet we could never imagine visiting courtesy of Glasgow Film Festival's 'Window on the World' screenings!
Glasgow Film Festival: Crossing The Line

Glasgow Film Festival: Crossing The Line

22nd February 2018 - 4th March 2018
Glasgow Film Festival's Crossing the Line is where visual art & cinema meet to create films that challenge & inspire!
Die Hard: Another Day at the Office

Die Hard: Another Day at the Office

23rd February 2018 - 24th February 2018
Glasgow Film Festival: The Former College of Building and Printing is set to be transformed into the Nakatomi Plaza to celebrate the 30th anniversary of Die Hard! Yippee-ki-yay!
Martine Syms: Incense, Sweaters and Ice

Martine Syms: Incense, Sweaters and Ice

23rd February 2018 - 23rd March 2018
A special screening of Los Angeles based artist Martine Syms' Incense, Sweaters and Ice will be shown at Tramway as part of Glasgow Film Festival 2018.
80s v 90s School Disco: Gregory’s Girl v Clueless

80s v 90s School Disco: Gregory’s Girl v Clueless

28th February 2018
Join Glasgow Film Festival in the SWG3 TV Studio for the ultimate 80s v 90s school disco featuring two of the greatest secondary school movies of all time!
The Unfilmables at Saint Luke’s

The Unfilmables at Saint Luke’s

28th February 2018
Glasgow Film Festival: Mica Levi, Francesca Levi and Wrangler perform live in this stunning celebration of film, music and imagination!
FrightFest Glasgow

FrightFest Glasgow

1st March 2018 - 3rd March 2018
Prepare for the best of the horror genre when FrightFest returns to Glasgow as part of the Glasgow Film Festival!
Glasgow Film Festival Closing Gala: Nae Pasaran

Glasgow Film Festival Closing Gala: Nae Pasaran

4th March 2018
Glasgow Film Festival 2018 will close on Sunday 4 March with the World Premiere of Felipe Bustos Sierra's Nae Pasaran, the true story of the Scots who defied Pinochet.

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Secret Sunday Cinema Club
Secret Sunday Cinema Club
18th February 2018
Scotland Street School Museum, Glasgow South Side
Come along to Scotland Street School Museum for a family favourite movie each Sunday at 11.30am & 2pm!
Glasgow Film Festival Opening Gala: Isle of Dogs
Glasgow Film Festival Opening Gala: Isle of Dogs
21st February 2018
Glasgow Film Theatre, Glasgow City Centre
Glasgow Film Festival will host the UK Premiere of Wes Anderson’s Isle of Dogs on Wednesday 21st February!
Talks at Fairfield
Talks at Fairfield
21st February 2018
Fairfield Heritage Centre, Glasgow South Side
Throughout the year Fairfield Heritage Centre hold a series of illustrated talks and screenings exploring the history of shipbuilding on the Clyde.

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