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Whisky Galore is a new adaptation of the much-loved 1949 Ealing comedy starring a stellar British cast, including Eddie Izzard, James Cosmo, Ellie Kendrick, Gregor Fisher, Kevin Guthrie and Sean Biggerstaff. On Friday 5 May, Sean Biggerstaff attended GFT for a Q&A hosted by The List film critic Eddie Harrison.

a true taste of Scotland that’s well worth acquiring.

★★★★ The List
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This new adaptation of Compton McKenzie’s novel (based on actual events) follows the residents of the Island of Todday are gripped by a whisky drought. When an 8,000 ton cargo ship carrying cases of their beloved amber nectar runs aground, the islanders seize the opportunity to plunder the stranded vessel and hide their valuable loot from the home guard...

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share[s] the distinctive taste of the original but now with an added flavour of nostalgia.

★★★★ The Independent

Whisky Galore returns to GFT for selected screenings 3 & 5 June.

All photography by Pete Copeland.

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