allan shiachThe University of Aberdeen presents a new series of discussions featuring acclaimed and international filmmakers – essential viewing for anyone fascinated by life behind the lens.

Tuesday 19 February 2008, 5.45pm, Alan Marcus in conversation with Allan Shiach.


Working under the pen name, Allan Scott, this Scottish writer/producer has written over twenty screenplays, including the classic Don’t Look Now (1973), directed by Nick Roeg and starring Julie Christie and Donald Sutherland. His films include a number of Hollywood hits, such as Castaway (1986) and The Preacher’s Wife (1996) featuring Denzel Washington and Whitney Houston , and more recently the critically acclaimed Regeneration (1997).


King’s College Conference Centre, University of Aberdeen

The event will be followed by a drinks reception hosted by Scottish Screen

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