Beyond Borders Scotland

Beyond Borders is a not-for profit organisation, which is dedicated to facilitating dialogue and international cultural exchange. Beyond Borders works across several different mediums including literature, performing arts, visual arts, heritage, film, politics and dialogue. It seeks to facilitate rather prescribe its cultural output. If it has an ideology it is to be innovative and collaborative in its endeavor.

Beyond Borders Film Festival 2014

Returning to Edinburgh’s Filmhouse, this year’s Beyond Borders film season focuses on themes of peace and reconciliation. Entitled ‘Tales from the Frontlines’ each evening explores a different aspect of conflict. Learn from The Peacemakers, who tackle violence with words, those Under Fire hoping for a brighter future, and those dubbed Collateral Damage whose lives will be forever changed by the destructive legacy of warfare.

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Beyond Borders International Festival 2014

"The World in Scotland - Scotland in the World" Travel beyond borders to explore world cultures, peoples and ideas, with this eclectic festival of debate, books, art, film, music and nature, at Traquair in the tranquil Scottish Borders.

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Interviews

Watch local Borders journalist Sandy Neil in conversation with some of the greats from Beyond Borders International Festival 2013, exploring the most timely and important debates at the heart of international affairs today. See General Sir Mike Jackson talk about his decision to send UK forces into Iraq, Rory Stewart on Borderlands identity, BBC's James Naughtie on the Scottish Independence Referendum and Paul Conroy's haunting account of Marie Colvin's last mission into Syria.

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