Blue Black Permanent

In cinemas 11 November.

Blue Black Permanent (1992)

Blue Black Permanent (1992)

“A work of extraordinary emotion… strikes deep chords”
Time Out

“A true original”
The Guardian

This haunting and magical film moves between Edinburgh and Orkney as it tells of a woman’s attempts to come to terms with her mother’s death through her childhood memories. Filled with flashbacks and dream sequences, it’s also a film about islanders’ relationship with the ever-present sea. Tait’s only feature-length film, from her own screenplay, was produced by the BFI and is the first Scottish feature film directed by a woman.



7 November
Eden Court, Inverness

11 November
BFI Southbank
Glasgow Film Theatre
The Gable End Theatre, Orkney

18 November
Towner Gallery, Eastbourne

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