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Press Release 06/12/16 – New Life for the Screen Machine

Date: Tuesday 6 December 2016 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New Life for the Screen Machine Regional Screen Scotland, which operates the Screen Machine, has raised the necessary funds to carry out a major refit of the cinema vehicle, which will add a minimum of six more years to its operational life. The Screen Machine is the […]

Press Release 09/11/16 – Screen Machine returns to Orkney

Regional Screen Scotland are delighted to announce that Screen Machine will be bringing cinema to five of the Orkney Islands in November 2016. They are: Stronsay – 16 and 17 November Eday – 18 and 19 November Sanday – 21 and 22 November Westray – 24 and 25 November Rousay – 26 and 27 November […]

Our schedule to 12 December 2016

Here’s a note of where we are going to be, and when to Monday 12 December: November Wednesday 9 and Thursday 10 – Lochinver Friday 11 – Kinlochbervie Saturday 12 – Durness Sunday 13 and Monday 14 – Bettyhill Wednesday 16 and Thursday 17 November – Stronsay Friday 18 and Saturday 19 – Eday Monday […]

Press release 24/10/16 – Screen Machine pilots a new way of presenting exhibitions

Date: Monday 24 October 2016 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Regional Screen Scotland are delighted to be working with photographer John Maher and Street Level Photoworks to pioneer a new way of presenting exhibitions. Communities in the Highlands and Islands of Scotland are long familiar with the Screen Machine showing movies. From now until the end of […]

Cancellations – 22/09 to 05/10

Screen Machine will be heading back to its manufacturer in France later this week, in order to have its on-going electrical problems thoroughly checked out. Unfortunately, this is the only course of action we can take if we are to be able to offer the reliable service you have come to expect from us. Unfortunately, […]

Young Scot card? That’ll do nicely …

Young Scot Discount for Scotland’s Mobile Cinema Young Scot cardholders across the Highlands and Islands can now enjoy discounted tickets when Scotland’s mobile cinema, Screen Machine, rolls into town. Thanks to a new partnership between Regional Screen Scotland, the agency which operates the Screen Machine mobile cinema, and Young Scot, all young people aged 11 […]

Screen Machine and cinema provision in Lochaber

Screen Machine and cinema provision in Lochaber It’s now almost ten years since Fort William’s Studio Cinema closed its doors for the last time. For several years now the Screen Machine has visited Fort William on a regular basis, bringing as many as four or five different film titles for visits averaging three days at […]

Cancelled: Bettyhill, Lairg, Tomintoul and Newtonmore – 30/08 to 04/09

We are very sorry but due to a major on-going electrical problem we are cancelling all of our shows from today through to Sunday 4 September. That’s: Bettyhill – today Lairg – 31/09 Tomintoul – 02/09 Newtonmore 03/09 and 04/09 If you had booked tickets, please look out for an e-mail from us with more […]

Cancelled: Fort Augustus and Spean Bridge – 5 to 9 Sep

We are very sorry to be cancelling our visits to Fort Augustus and Spean Bridge between 5 and 8 September. We have been experiencing electrical problems since the end of July, and it has been very difficult to pin-point the problem. But we are now confident it can be fixed by having work done in […]