Nottingham Lace

Once the Lace Market of Nottingham pounded to the Heavy Metal beat of its handmade lace-making machines… but no more. Cluny Lace is the last of its kind, still making world beautiful lace with it’s antique Leavers Jacquard machines.

Charles Mason is the last of the lace makers. He has inherited a family business that’s had to confront technological change, globalisation and the credit crunch recession.

The future is unpredictable. But despite the changes he has seen in the lace trade, Charles Mason firmly believes his unorthodox answer to globalization can pay off.

ORION Glimmer Films in association with Truth Department and Met Film Production present: A film by Jeanie Finlay. In Production “If Elvis is alive, he wears a mask and goes by the name Orion” Nashville TV 1979 The rollercoaster rise and tragic fall of the mysterious masked man with the voice of a legend. “The […]

The Great Hip Hop Hoax /  www.facebook/hiphophoax / @hiphophoax World Premiere: SXSW 2013 Californian hip-hop duo Silibil n’ Brains were going to be massive. What no-one knew was the pair were really students from Scotland, with fake American accents and made up identities. The Great Hip Hop Hoax is a film about truth, lies and the legacy of faking […]


SOUND IT OUT from Jeanie Finlay on Vimeo. / @sounditoutdoc Rent/Buy it now! Directed and produced by Jeanie Finlay. A Glimmer Films production 2009 – 2011. World Premiere SXSW 2011. Winner Cinema Versa best documentary award – Leeds International Film Festival Buy on DVD View on iTunes Host your own pop up screening **** […]

Love Takes 2003 Finding Mr Right is apparently as difficult at 8 as it is at 80. Love Takes charts the places that love takes us and leaves us as we fall in and out of love over a lifetime. The film combines documentary footage with digital design to explore what we talk about when we […]

Please, please, please let me get what I want

2008 – 2010 Good times for a change, See, the luck I’ve had , Can make a good man, Turn bad So please please please,Let me, let me, let me, Let me get what I want, This time Haven’t had a dream in a long time, See, the life I’ve had, Can make a good […]

Goth Cruise

Goth Cruise follows 150 pale, ‘people in black’ on a boat, taking part in the absolute antithesis of Goth – a cruise in the blazing sunshine, as they sail around Bermuda for five days on the 4th Annual Goth Cruise.

Teenland                     2007, 60 mins Teenland is a documentary directed by British artist Jeanie Finlay for BBC4. Four bedrooms, four teenagers, four portraits of life behind the closed bedroom door. Teenland takes us into the sanctuary of four British adolescents on the brink of adulthood and […]