SAT 15 JUNE – SCAPA FLOW 1919: WITH ALL FLAGS FLYING (1986)

Doors open 7:15 for a 7:45 start
£3 / £1 student and Young Scot card

Please note: no tables and not a BYO refreshments evening

As part of SCAPA 100 15 – 27 June, West Side Cinema will be screening this 1986 documentary about the Scuttling of the German High Sea Fleet.

With Scapa 100 introduction by Emily Turton.

Based on the eye-witness accounts of surviving German sailors and local orkney people, and including some remarkable interviews and archive footage from both sides, ‘Scapa Flow 1919’ carefully and vividly charts the events of a still controversial action.

Director: Michael Alexander
Production Company: Pelicula Films

With thanks to the BFI National TV Archive

See the whole SCAPA 100 programme HERE

Above Image: Internment at Scapa Flow 24 November 1918 – 20 June 1919: SMS EMDEN, FRANKFURT and BREMSE entering Scapa Flow. By Royal Navy official photographer [Public domain]