13:00 WED 13 NOV
A selection of Orkney films from filmmaker and editor Mark Jenkins, cinematographer Raymond Besant and musician and composer James Watson.
1. DISCOVER WILD ORKNEY – ‘AUTUMN’
2. PAPAY ON FILM – ‘STAMPS AND SCALES’
3. PAPAY ON FILM – ‘MILKING STOOLS AND SPINNING WHEELS’
4. PAPAY ON FILM – ‘LUG SAILS AND LIMPETS’
5. PAPAY ON FILM – ‘DIESEL AND DRAWBARS’
DISCOVER WILD ORKNEY
Over a year in the making, the Discover wild Orkney films capture stunning wildlife footage across four seasons in Orkney. They were created by wildlife cameraman Raymond Besant and filmmaker/editor Mark Jenkins, both based in Orkney, with music composed and played by James Watson.
Commissioned through Cinécosse by RSPB Scotland’s ‘Enjoy Wild Orkney’ project, funded by the RSPB, the Heritage Lottery Fund and the European Regional Development Fund.
PAPAY ON FILM
This series of eight films were made during a residency in 2016, using archive aural and visual material together with new interviews, images and film. They were commissioned as part of a permanent display at The Kelp Store Craft and Heritage Centre in Papa Westray, which opened it’s doors for the first time in June 2016.
Filmed, edited & directed by Mark Jenkins with music composed & played by James Watson. Made for Papay Development Trust with funding from Coastal Communities Fund.