Pokemon film scenes shot in Highlands

Ms Davidson, who is also leader of Highland Council, said: “We will have to wait and see what impact the Pokemon movie has on the Highlands. “But through the years some other films, and television programmes, have left a lasting legacy. “Plockton is still remembered for Hamish Macbeth, and Glenfinnan for Harry Potter.” Related Topics Film Cannich Original Article : HERE ; This post was curated & posted using : RealSpecific

How WWI shaped the nature of screen news

Image copyright Sam Dodge Image caption The kind of ancient Moy and Bastie camera which the newsreel cameramen used in World War 1 “War broke out in July 1914 but it wasn’t until almost the end of 1915 that British news cameramen were allowed to France,” he says. “Partly it was that film had been seen as entertainment for the working class – no-one in Whitehall knew what to make of endless requests from companies like Pathe for access to …

Gatiss’s ‘tour de force’ as George III

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Nigel Hawthorne and Helen Mirren co-starred in the 1994 film version Debra Gillett and Adrian Scarborough also appear in Adam Penford’s revival, which will be screened live in cinemas on 20 November. George III reigned from 1760 to 1820, during which time Britain lost its American colonies in America’s war of independence. The king makes a cameo appearance in musical hit Hamilton, in which he is seen berating the revolting colonists for “making him …