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Posted 19th September 2010

Welcome to the Africa in Motion Rural Scotland Tour 2010!

Throughout November, Lizelle Bisschoff and Stefanie Van de Peer, the directors of Africa in Motion, will be travelling to rural and remote locations in Scotland with a selection of African films from the main festival in Edinburgh. We will introduce the films and talk to audiences about African filmmaking. Film screenings will be accompanied by discussions, African storytelling and other events.

Download the tour poster and tour leaflet.


Colinsburgh Community Cinema

Colinsburgh Town Hall
Main Street
Colinsburgh                                                                                                                                         Fife                                                                                                                                                         KY9 2LW

For more information and to book tickets contact Peter Marshall on: 01333 340 360 or visit:

Tickets: £4.00

The Pickaquoy Centre

Muddisdale Road
Orkney                                                                                                                                               KW15 1LR

Box office: 01856 879 900


Tickets: Adults: £5.35, Children: £3.85

Cromarty and Resolis Film Society

Cromarty Training Centre
The Old Brewery
Burnside Place                                                                                                                          Cromarty Orkney                                                                                                                                   IV11 8XQ

For more information and to book tickets contact Tanya Karlebach on: 01381 600 703 or visit: email hidden; JavaScript is required

Tickets: £6.00 for the whole programme

Club Film, Sabhal Mór Ostaig

Sabhal Mor Ostaig
Isle Of Skye
IV44 8RQ

For further information and to book tickets contact Duncan MacInnes on: 01471 844 207 or visit:

Tickets: £5.00 (concessions available)


Sat 6 Nov

Colinsburgh Community Cinema, Fife, at 7:30 pm:

-          Welcome and intro
-          Short film: La Métaphore du manioc (The Cassava Metaphor)
-          African Storytelling by Mara Menzies                                                                                 -          Snacks and drinks                                                                                                              -          Main feature: Madame Brouette

Thu 11 Nov

The Pickaquoy Centre, Orkney:

11.00am: School screening:
-          African films for children

6.00pm: Evening screening:
-          Introduction to South African cinema (Festival director Lizelle Bisschoff)
-          Gugu and Andile (uGugu no Andile)

Fri 12 Nov

The Pickaquoy Centre, Orkney:

6.00pm: Evening screening:
-          Introduction to West African cinema (Festival director Stefanie Van de Peer)
-          Madame Brouette

Sun 14 Nov

Cromarty and Resolis Film Society, Cromarty, at 7:30 pm:

-          Short films: The Souls of Black Folks, Me Broni Ba (My White Baby), The Essence
-          Main Feature: Madame Brouette

Fri 19 Nov

School screening at Portree High School, Skye, 1.45pm-3.30pm:
-          Joseph’s Road and The Dancing Forest

Evening screening at Club Film, Sabhal Mór Ostaig, at 7.30pm:
-          African storytelling by Mara Menzies
-          Main feature: Madame Brouette

Sat 20 Nov

Evening screening at Club Film, Sabhal Mór Ostaig, at 7.30pm:

-          Short film: The Abyss Boys
-          Main feature: Gugu and Andile (uGugu no Andile)


The tour is generously funded by Regional Screen Scotland and Awards for All.

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