Mara the Seal Wife

, Start Time: 20:00 Carinish Village Hall Isle of North Uist HS6 5EJ

Event Type:
Drama Features
Film Programme
Short Films


Q&A with director Uisdean Murray at Carinish Village Hall on Thursday 22nd at 8pm!

Country of Origin: Scotland 

Year Released: 2020

Run time: 40min

Language: English

Director: Uisdean Murray

Classification: U


A magic realism tale from the award winning filmmaker Uisdean Murray. After giving birth to their child on a beach during the dead of night Sine runs
into the darkness leaving her husband Magnus in a state of anguish.
Journeying into the past we discover the reasons behind Sine’s behaviour and
witness the harrowing events that brought her into the realm of the selkie.


An Lanntair Arts Centre, Isle of Lewis: Tuesday the 20th of July at 5pm (accompanying Nevertown feature).

Kinloch Community Hub, Isle of Lewis: Wednesday the 21st of July at 5pm (accompanying Nevertown feature).

Carinish Village Hall, North Uist: Thursday the 22nd of July at 8pm (with introduction and Q&A with the director).

Associated Events

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17:00 Kinloch Community Hub Old School Balallan Kinloch HS2 9PN

Mara the Seal Wife

20:00 Carinish Village Hall Isle of North Uist HS6 5EJ

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