Film Arts

Station Content, The Timber Queen & The Lonedale Operator (Platform Reels)

  • Saturday, 21 Mar 20 at 18:30 PM
£19.50/£17 conc
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Guide Dogs Welcome
  • Cafe
Saturday 21 March | Doors/Food served 18:30
Screening 19:00-19:45

£19.50 | £17 conc. incl. hot main meal (vegan option available) and hot drink. Pre-booking by 10 March required
Venue: Bo'ness Station, Bo'ness and Kinneil Railway, Union Street, Bo'ness EH51 9AQ

A sensational triple bill of railroad heroines featuring screen legend Gloria Swanson, queen of the serials Ruth Roland, and the Biograph Blonde Blanche Sweet.

We fire up our film engines with a snappy morality tale about Kitty (Swanson), the lonely wife of a station master who decides to run away to the big city, redeeming herself by selflessly averting a train wreck. Then it's full steam ahead for The Timber Queen, ep. 12: The Abyss in which Ruth Reading (Roland) finds herself atop a runaway box car. Finally, we pull in at the remote Lonedale railroad telegraph office for D.W. Griffiths' celebrated adventure about a self-willed, quick-witted girl (Sweet), who thwarts two ruffians intent on train robbery.

Dir. Arthur Hoyt | US| 1918 | N/C U | 12m (abridged)
Dir. Fred Jackman | US | 1922 | N/C U | 10m (abridged)
Dir. D.W. Griffith | US | 1911 | N/C U | 15m

Performing Live: Mike Nolan (piano)
Screening material courtesy of Harpodeon and Eye Filmmuseum
Screening sponsored and made possible by INDY Cinema Group

This screening is outdoors, under the platform awning.
Dress for the weather.
Blankets provided by Grid Iron Theatre

Dates & Times

Saturday, 21 Mar 20 at 18:30 PM to 19:45 PM Bo'ness and Kinneil Railway Book

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