As part of Seanachas, An Lanntair are currently creating a series of short films with members of our community for Scotland’s Year of Stories. The tales they tell can be ancient or modern, real or imagined, but all relate to the Hebrides. Please follow our youtube channel to get the latest content as it is released.

Actress Rachel Kennedy tells the tale of Mac an Stronaich, who was once said to roam the moors of Lewis

Author Joni Buchanan tells a true tale from her home area of Uig (in Gaelic with subtitles)

Musician Alasdair White on reminders of home.

Lewis author Kevin MacNeil on John MacNeil, the Barra pirate.

Roddy Murray, Programmer of An Lanntair’s book festival, Faclan, on the work of local author Malcolm Mackay

Our second short film from Lewis writer Kevin MacNeil

Musician Alasdair White tells a story about the Taransay fiddle school

A short interview with Frishta Marin, who came to live on the Isle of Lewis from Afghanistan with the help of the Linda Norgrove Foundation.

Here, the Hebridean Baker tells us the first of two short stories he recorded for us.

In this episode, Alice Macmillan talks about her and Danielle Macleod’s upcoming exhibition ‘na Boireannaich’