FilmBlog Scottish drama films after 2000 Liam is a young, restless teen struggling to realize his dream in the gritty and dismal streets of Glasgow Fraser Martin May 16, 2018 — 4 minutes read Sweet Sixteen (2002) Trailer Liam is a young, restless teen struggling to realize his dream in the gritty and dismal streets of Glasgow, where unemployment is rampant and little hope is available to the city's youth. Morvern Callar (2002) Trailer A rich and intriguing story unfolds as we follow Morvern's journey from a prosaic life on the remote Scottish coast to self-abandonment and re-invention in the sun drenched vistas of Spain. Young Adam (2003) Trailer The film is set in Scotland in 1954. Shiftless young drifter Joe Taylor works on a barge which operates from Glasgow, on the River Clyde, along the Forth and Clyde and Union Canals to Edinburgh. Dear Frankie (2004) Trailer Lizzie Morrison and nine-year-old deaf son Frankie frequently relocate to keep one step ahead of her abusive ex-husband and his family. They are accompanied by her opinionated, chain-smoking mother Nell. On a Clear Day (2005) Trailer Following his redundancy, Frank, a naturally strong swimmer, gets an idea while on a 'booze cruise' with his friends to swim the English Channel. Hallam Foe (2007) Trailer Hallam Foe (Jamie Bell) is a teenage loner who lives on his father's (Ciarán Hinds) large estate near Peebles. His hobby is spying on people from his tree house. T2 Trainspotting (2017) Trailer A sequel to Boyle's 1996 film Trainspotting, T2 stars the original ensemble cast. Sweet SixteenDetermined to have a normal family life once his mother gets out of prison, a Scottish teenager from a tough background sets out to raise the money for a home.The Movie DatabaseMorvern CallarMorvern Callar wakes on Christmas morning to discover that her troubled boyfriend has died by suicide, leaving behind the unpublished manuscript to his first novel and a sum of money intended to pay for his burial. Instead, Morvern attempts to use both to reinvent her life.The Movie DatabaseYoung AdamA young drifter working on a river barge disrupts his employers’ lives while hiding the fact that he knows more about a dead woman found in the river than he admits.The Movie DatabaseDear FrankieNine-year-old Frankie and his single mum Lizzie have been on the move ever since Frankie can remember, most recently arriving in a seaside Scottish town. Wanting to protect her deaf son from the truth that they’ve run away from his father, Lizzie has invented a story that he is away at sea on the HM…The Movie DatabaseOn a Clear DayAfter decades of laboring as a Glasgow shipbuilder, Frank Redmond, a no-nonsense 55-year-old working-class man, suddenly finds himself laid off. For the first time in his life, he is without a job or a sense of direction, and he’s too proud to ask for guidance. His best mates - rascally Danny, timid…The Movie DatabaseHallam FoeHallam’s talent for spying on people reveals his darkest fears-and his most peculiar desires. Driven to expose the true cause of his mother’s death, he instead finds himself searching the rooftops of the city for love.The Movie DatabaseT2 TrainspottingAfter 20 years abroad, Mark Renton returns to Scotland and reunites with his old friends Sick Boy, Spud and Begbie.The Movie Database Share this post The link has been copied!