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9 Aug 2006 00:00 - 10 Aug 2006 00:00

Piping Film Festival at the GFT

This year the Glasgow Film Theatre will be screening Call of Dudy as part of this years Glasgow International Piping Festival


Bagpipes ("dudy" in Czech) are generally associated with the Celtic Fringe of Europe, but one of the richest and most ethnically diverse bagpipe traditions can be found in Central Europe.


In the Czech Lands and in neighboring Bavaria this tradition once became marginalized and almost disregarded. Yet this historic musical form has survived and even managed to renew itself, to develop further on a regional scale – crossing national and linguistic borders.


Call of Dudy captures the people and places which are keeping this centuries-old tradition alive today and for future generations.
Times Screening:

Wednesday 9th August at 6.30pm
Thursday 10th August at 3.00pm
To book tickets call the GFT on 0141332 8128 or visit their website at www.gft.org.uk



30 Kensington Palace Gardens
W8 4QY London
United Kingdom


From: 9 Aug 2006 00:00
To: 10 Aug 2006 00:00


Glasgow International Piping Festival.

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