Small Faces (1995)

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  • Easterhouse Working


Drama. A rites of passage story set on a Glasgow housing estate in 1968. About three brothers and their widowed mother. The eldest brother, missing his father and suffering nightmares, hangs out with a local gang. The quieter middle brother devotes his time to painting and a girl. The youngest, a feisty 13 year-old, is torn between the lifestyles of his brothers and is under pressure from the neighbourhood gangs.

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