Fiona Rintoul – writer, journalist, translator

Glasgow: Symphony of a Great City

Posted on February 8th, by admin in Projects. Comments Off on Glasgow: Symphony of a Great City

In February Reading Twelve Polaroids2012, the University of Edinburgh joined forces with the Glasgow Film Festival to create a special event entiteld Weimarvellous about the cabaret movement of the Weimar Republic. As part of this, Susan Kemp collaborated with a group of sound designers known as Synchresis to create Glasgow: Symphony of a Great City, a live film event that took its inspiration from the legendary 1927 film Berlin: Symphony of a Great City.

Fiona wrote a series of poems entitled Twelve Polaroids: Glasgow and Environs to accompany the film.

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