Films

A series of films that reveal the wonderfully diverse history and heritage of Aberdeen will be shown at Aberdeen Maritime Museum, Shiprow.

The films will be repeated throughout the day on the following dates:

15 November - 28 November
Olympic, Titanic, Britannic
The world's most famous shipwreck and her sister ships.

29 November - 12 December
Star of Lathallan
The complete story of the building of an Aberdeen trawler in the 1950's.

13 December - 26 December
Out for value
Black and white, silent, 1931-2, promotional film for Issac Benzies department store.

27 December - 9 January
Toilers of the Deep
Four nostalgic films from the 1950s from the archives of the Royal National Mission to Deep Sea Fishermen.

10 January - 23 January
Invasion Europe 1944
Film of original wartime newsreels to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the end of the Second World War

24 January - 6 February
Great Scot - Mary Slessor
A film from 1965 on the life of the Aberdeen born missionary.

7 February - 20 February
Freedom of the City
Conferral of the honour on TS Scylla

21 February - 6 March
Story of the Elgin and Franklin
Story of the 2 gas fields 240 k east of Aberdeen.