Films

Wildie and Lalla (2021) (18 mins) with Catriona Macdonald and Angelica Kroeger.

Catriona Macdonald’s honouring of the forgotten Shetland writer Jessie Saxby (Wildie) through her love for her daughter, Lalla. This film was commissioned by Shetland Arts Refresh Now and supported by Creative Scotland and Shetland Charitable Trust.

The tent shall stand when the palace shall fall. The tent that Essie built (2018) (5 mins) with Essie Stewart.

Sutherland traveller Essie Stewart builds a bough tent from scratch for the last time. This film was commissioned by Historic Environment Scotland, The Engine Shed, The Highland Folk Museum and High Life Highland.

Clavel (2014) (30 mins) by Shona Main with music by Alice Mullay and Jonathan Ritch.

A portrait over the sheep year of James Robert Sinclair, a Shetland crofter.