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Scotland independence vote: The country's rich film legacy
Scotland independence vote: The country's rich film legacy

Scotland’s independence referendum on Thursday carries plenty of significance for the country and the world beyond. But regardless of your leanings on the IndyRef, Scotland has pretty much already won on the cinema stage, where a country of just 5 million — one-tenth the size of England, for all you Unionists — has turned out a remarkable number of films and filmmakers. Below, a list of some of the notable movies to come out of, and talk about, Scotland in the last few decades. The "Bravehearts,” “Trainspottings" but also the local heroes, and well, the “Local Hero.” The list, like a Highland summer evening, could go on and on. So we...

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