Blue Black Permanent


1h 24m 1992

Brief Synopsis

Set in the present, with flashbacks to the 1950s and 30s by her daughter, the story of a young mother and writer who is fascinated with the sea.

Film Details

Release Date
1992
Production Company
British Film Institute; British Screen Finance; Channel 4; Channel Four Television
Distribution Company
British Film Institute
Location
Orkney Islands, Scotland, United Kingdom; Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 24m

Synopsis

Set in the present, with flashbacks to the 1950s and 30s by her daughter, the story of a young mother and writer who is fascinated with the sea.

Film Details

Release Date
1992
Production Company
British Film Institute; British Screen Finance; Channel 4; Channel Four Television
Distribution Company
British Film Institute
Location
Orkney Islands, Scotland, United Kingdom; Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 24m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States August 1992

Released in United States November 1992

Shown at Edinburgh International Film Festival August 15-30, 1992.

Shown at London Film Festival November 6-21, 1992.

Feature directorial debut for short filmmaker Margaret Tait.

Began shooting April 20, 1992.

Completed shooting May 29, 1992.

Released in United States August 1992 (Shown at Edinburgh International Film Festival August 15-30, 1992.)

Released in United States November 1992 (Shown at London Film Festival November 6-21, 1992.)