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Whistle My Lad
Whistle My Lad is a short film being made in early 2013. It has just completed filming in Gardenstown and the surrounding area and set in 1911. Directed by Julian Nicholson and starring Ewan Stewart of Titanic fame - http://www.whistlemylad.com Watch BBC News Clip....


  The Baron
In April and May 2007 the three television and music personalities, Mike Reid, Malcolm McLaren and Suzanne Shaw, took part in a reality television programme in Gardenstown. It was provisionally titled The Baron of Troup though later broadcast as The Baron on ITV1. Their aim was to become a part of the fishing village within the 10 days they were living in Gardenstown.



Local Hero
BAFTA winner, Bill Forsyth's 1983 movie was filmed in Pennan. The red telephone box made famous by the film still remains as a feature of the village.
An American oil company sends a man to Scotland to buy up an entire village where they want to build a refinery. But things don't go as expected.
Watch the trailer....


Salt on our Skin
Filmed in Gamrie in 1992
A Scottish woman who attends school in Paris comes home for the summer and helps take in the straw, where she meets an attractive and simple man.


Old photo of the cast enjoying a drink in the Garden Arms
  Doom & Gloom
Filmed in Gardenstown, Director John McKay's 1998 short film Doom and Gloom, was critically recognised, winning a "Special Mention" in the "Youth on Youth Award" category at the 1998 Locarno International Film Festival, and the "Best European Short Film" prize at the 1999 Brussels International Film Festival.

Life in a bleak, storm-ravaged Scottish village undergoes a miraculous transformation when the young minister prays for a change in the weather!

Starring Colin McCredie (Taggart), Ralph Riach (Hamish Macbeth).


Morrison's Fresh Fish Advert
Filmed 2009 in Gardenstown feature's actor Robert Lyndsay
Watch the Ad...

      Shanties & Sea Songs
The BBC 4 documentary with Gareth Malone, showed a visit to Gardenstown to meet a local singer of fishing songs, and two old Gamrie ladies who recall their days as gutting quines between the wars




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