1300 SHOTS

A single-take portrait film that returns two ex-patrons of Dundee cinema 'The Steps' to their favourite seats, 20 years after the cinema was decommissioned, to observe them watching one last film.

Supported by Creative Scotland, University of St Andrews Department of Film Studies, Live Borders, Dumfries & Galloway Council, Dundee Local History Centre and Leisure & Culture Dundee.

A Soft Error Production

  • Mark Lyken
    Director, Edit & Sound
  • Emma Dove
    Cinematography
  • Afternoon Pictures
    Colour Grading
  • Soft Error
    Producer
  • VEX
    Key Cast
  • LAW
    Key Cast
  • Project Type:
    Experimental, Feature
  • Runtime:
    1 hour 15 minutes
  • Completion Date:
    January 1, 2020
  • Country of Origin:
    United Kingdom
  • Country of Filming:
    United Kingdom
  • Language:
    English
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    No
  • Student Project:
    No
Director Biography

Mark Lyken (he/him) is a film and sound artist based in rural Dumfriesshire, Scotland.

Mark has developed a personal and distinct approach to filmmaking. Embedding himself within communities, he builds relationships with individuals and works collaboratively to cultivate scenes that empower those on-screen on their own terms

www.marklyken.com

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