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The Slab Boys (15)

26 February

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Key

  • A Autism friendly
  • C Captioned
  • D Dementia friendly
  • Venue Glasgow Film Theatre
Location of Glasgow Film Theatre

Details

Director John Byrne will be attending this screening.


John Byrne’s beloved The Slab Boys is one of the great, joyous landmarks of Scottish theatre. Twenty years on since Byrne directed the exuberant cinema adaptation, GFF is celebrating with a special screening that will be attended by John Byrne and members of the cast and crew. Paisley 1957 is the setting, and three working-class lads from the local carpet factory are looking forward to a staff dance and the rock’n’roll fuelled promise of sweet escape from the daily drudgery of their lives. An amazing cast of weel-kent faces includes Barbara Rafferty, David O’Hara and Ford Kiernan

  • Director John Byrne
  • Cast Robin Laing, Russell Barr, Bill Gardiner
  • Certification 15
  • Running time 1h45m
  • Country UK
  • Language English
  • Year of production 1997
  • Thanks to Park Circus / Film Four
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