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: Salt of this Sea

To commemorate Nakba Day, GRAMNet/BEMIS Film Series returns with the critically acclaimed fiction film Salt of this Sea by Annemarie Jacir, on Wednesday, 16 May 2018, from 6 pm at … Continue reading

May 10, 2018 · Leave a comment

Abundance from Brokenness – March and April GRAMNet/BEMIS Film Series

In March and April, GRAMNet/BEMIS Film Series brought two powerful documentaries depicting narratives of migration, of loss and gain through the act of sharing difficult experiences via the creative language … Continue reading

April 25, 2018 · Leave a comment

Film Series: Bolingo, the Forest of Love

Just as we prepare to celebrate International Women’s Day, we also invite you to the next GRAMNet/BEMIS Film Series screening of Bolingo, the Forest of Love, a film that foregrounds women’s courage, … Continue reading

March 7, 2018 · Leave a comment

Creating a Self-Authored Life

Over the last year I was lucky enough to work on a project that combined my PhD research with my participatory theatre practice. Share My Table was a multi-artform project, … Continue reading

February 21, 2018 · Leave a comment

Traumas of the past and struggles of the present: review of GRAMNet/BEMIS Film Series at the start of 2018

GRAMNet/BEMIS Film Series started 2018 with a collection of impressive films, creative and cinematic approaches to traumas of the past, stories of the present and hopes for the future. They … Continue reading

February 19, 2018 · Leave a comment

Film Series: Honey at the Top

In February, join us for another GRAMNet/BEMIS Film Series to celebrate World Day of Social Justice, one of the fundamental values of societies based on the peaceful and prosperous coexistence … Continue reading

January 31, 2018 · Leave a comment

Film Series: Holocaust Memorial Day screening of A Hole in the Head

This month marks Holocaust Memorial Day which will be commemorated at GRAMNet/BEMIS Film Series on Wednesday 24th January with Slovak director Robert Kirchhoff’s film A Hole in the Head. A Hole … Continue reading

January 16, 2018 · Leave a comment

Home is where the heart is: December screening of the GRAMNet/BEMIS Film Series

With just a few days before the start of the winter holidays, the GRAMNet/BEMIS Film Series at the CCA screened a triple bill of Scottish films that each tells, in … Continue reading

December 27, 2017 · Leave a comment

Film Series: stories of migration and integration in Scotland: Wigilia, The Hide and Scotland’s Memoir

This year, we celebrate International Migrants Day with one documentary, one short and one feature film set in Scotland. Join us on Wednesday, 13 December 2017 from 6pm at the … Continue reading

December 5, 2017 · Leave a comment

The Golden Trailer Collective: Into Serbia

The Golden Trailer Collective is a group of six mechanics nurses based in Scotland. Recently, we found an old box trailer by the side of the road and turned it … Continue reading

November 23, 2017 · Leave a comment