Working Men

“Say you’re making a bench.  You’ve got a beautiful product at the end of it.  That’s meaningful to me…you’re producing something”

Set in Govan, a burgh situated on the south of the river Clyde with a long and proud history, this film tracks an extended conversation between Peter and Anton, two workers at the Galgael Trust.  The film touches on work, inter-generational relationships and place.

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“ See that’s the difference, I’ve experienced both, being young and being old….He’s at the baby stage”

Related Understanding Glasgow themes: economic participation and mindset.

A subtitled version of this video is available on the GCPH YouTube channel.  

You can also view a transcript here.