Glasgow Refugee Asylum and Migration Network (GRAMNet)

Bringing together researchers, practitioners and policy makers working with migrants, refugees and asylum seekers in Scotland

Film Series: Rocking the Nation

The November screening of the GRAMNet/BEMIS Film Series is inspired by the International Day of Tolerance, an occassion that celebrates acceptance and mutual understanding between cultures and peoples. We’re delighted … Continue reading

November 11, 2020 · Leave a comment

Film Series Launch: Wake Up on Mars

We are delighted to welcome you to the 2020/21 edition of the GRAMNet/BEMIS Film Series. This year, we celebrate the tenth anniversary of GRAMNet and the film series as we … Continue reading

October 14, 2020 · Leave a comment

Film Series: Tiny Souls

The closing film of the GRAMNet/BEMIS Film Series 2019/20 is Tiny Souls, a moving documentary by Dina Naser. In celebration of World Refugee Day, recognising the struggles of living as … Continue reading

June 10, 2020 · Leave a comment

New UNESCO RILA Affiliate Artist: Mbizo Chirasha

In May 2020, Zimbabwean poet in exile Mbizo Chirasha joined our Affiliate Artist Network. Mbizo writes spoken word poetry, page poetry, essays, short and flash fiction, political commentaries, book reviews, … Continue reading

June 1, 2020 · Leave a comment

Film Series: The Tower

Each year, in May, we programme a screening to commemorate Nakba Day. For this edition of the GRAMNet/BEMIS Film Series we selected The Tower by Mats Grorud, a moving animation … Continue reading

May 31, 2020 · Leave a comment

Film Series: Those Who Come, Will Hear

This month, the GRAMNet/BEMIS Film Series was inspired by English Language Day, celebrating the languages that bring us together as well as soon-to-be-forgotten languages and oral traditions. As our venue, … Continue reading

April 15, 2020 · Leave a comment

Film Series: Khartoum Offside

In March, we celebrate International Women’s Day and as part of our GRAMNet/BEMIS film series we are delighted to screen Khartoum Offside by Marwa Zein, an incredible documentary focusing on … Continue reading

March 4, 2020 · Leave a comment

Film Series: Of Love & Law

In February, we mark World Day of Social Justice with the screening of Of Love & Law, a documentary by Hikaru Toda. The screening will take place on Wednesday, 19 … Continue reading

February 12, 2020 · Leave a comment

Four Parts of a Folding Screen: Directors’ Note

Four Parts of a Folding Screen is part of the GRAMNet/BEMIS Film Series 2019/2020. The screening takes place on 22 January 2020, from 6pm at CCA Glasgow followed by a … Continue reading

January 22, 2020 · Leave a comment

Film Series: Four Parts of a Folding Screen

Welcome to 2020, to a new year of challenges, struggles and victories! In January, we commemorate Holocaust Memorial Day with another powerful, experimental documentary in the presence of the filmmakers: … Continue reading

January 15, 2020 · Leave a comment