Tag: Stephen Archibald

My Ain Folk (1973) 7.5

My Ain Folk (1973)

Jamie and Tommy are separated by the death of their grandmother; Jamie with another relative and Tommy to a welfare home. Now Jamie is all alone and his life is not at all happy taken over by silence, rejection and vi...

My Childhood (1972) 7.4

My Childhood (1972)

The second part (My ain folk) of Bill Douglas' influential trilogy harks back to his impoverished upbringing in early-'40s Scotland. Cinema was his only escape - he paid for it with the money he made from returning em...