The Silver Darlings

  |  Buy to Own: 24/07/2006
  |  81 min
Rated PG by the BBFC


British drama about a Highland fishing community at the turn of the 20th century. After the Highland clearances, Catrine (Helen Shingler)'s husband is forced to reluctantly abandon his farm to become a herring fisherman. When he is called upon to serve in the Royal Navy, Catrine is left to raise their young son Finn (Christopher Capon) alone in north-east Scotland. She soon falls for charming fisherman Roddie (Clifford Evans) but fears losing both him and Finn to the sea.