Iorram (Boat Song) (2021)

  • Documentary
  • 1h 36m

The first cinema documentary entirely in Scottish Gaelic, Iorram (Boat Song) is a lyrical portrait of the fishing community in Scotland’s Outer Hebrides. Director Alastair Cole takes a cinematic journey into the past and present of the islands, mixing voices, stories and songs from the mid-20th century with images of life today on land and sea, and original music by Aidan O’Rourke.

Director

Alastair Cole

Composer

Aidan O’Rourke

Language

Scottish Gaelic

Country

United Kingdom

Bonus Content

1h 36m
English AD

The first cinema documentary entirely in Scottish Gaelic, Iorram is a lyrical portrait of the fishing community in Scotland’s Outer Hebrides.

1h 36m
English SHD

The first cinema documentary entirely in Scottish Gaelic, Iorram is a lyrical portrait of the fishing community in Scotland’s Outer Hebrides.

1h 36m
Gaelic Subtitles

The first cinema documentary entirely in Scottish Gaelic, Iorram is a lyrical portrait of the fishing community in Scotland’s Outer Hebrides.

1h 36m
Gaelic AD

The first cinema documentary entirely in Scottish Gaelic, Iorram is a lyrical portrait of the fishing community in Scotland’s Outer Hebrides.

1h 36m
French Subtitles

The first cinema documentary entirely in Scottish Gaelic, Iorram is a lyrical portrait of the fishing community in Scotland’s Outer Hebrides.

1h 36m
German Subtitles

The first cinema documentary entirely in Scottish Gaelic, Iorram is a lyrical portrait of the fishing community in Scotland’s Outer Hebrides.

1h 36m
Italian Subtitles

The first cinema documentary entirely in Scottish Gaelic, Iorram is a lyrical portrait of the fishing community in Scotland’s Outer Hebrides.

1h 36m
Spanish Subtitles

The first cinema documentary entirely in Scottish Gaelic, Iorram is a lyrical portrait of the fishing community in Scotland’s Outer Hebrides.

1h 36m
No Subtitles

The first cinema documentary entirely in Scottish Gaelic, Iorram is a lyrical portrait of the fishing community in Scotland’s Outer Hebrides.

13m
Making Of - Director's Comment

Director Alastair Cole’s comment on the making of Iorram (Boat Song)

29m
Q&A with composer Aidan O'Rourke

Discussion between the Film’s composer Aidan O’Rourke and director Alastair Cole about Iorram’s score

30m
Q&A with Dr Magnus Course

Discussion with Dr Magnus Course and director Alastair Cole about the research underpinning Iorram on the relationship between Scottish Gaelic and the fishing communities of the Outer Hebrides.