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A haunting film that commemorates the massacre of Glencoe in 1692 is to be shown at the National Library of Scotland on Friday 13 February.
The date is the anniversary of one of the bloodiest chapters in Scottish history, when Government soldiers massacred 38 members of the MacDonald clan in their own homes. Forty more women and children died of exposure in the bitter Scottish winter after fleeing the violence.
Sir Walter Scott wrote a poem about the slaughter, and this provides the centrepiece of an innovative video filmed on the very ground the killing took place.
Double Take Projections has created the video showing the words of Scott's 'On the massacre of Glencoe' being beamed on to the Glencoe scenery, including Buachaille Etive Beag.
From 14.00-17.30 on Friday 13, the Library will show the three-minute film repeatedly in the Boardroom in the George IV Bridge Building.
9 February 2015