★★★★ – “Andrew Peat, making his directorial debut, is also clearly in love, the beautiful cinematography of the Scottish isles rooting the liquor in the landscape and evoking a simpler time which recalls Forsyth’s Local Hero” – Total Film
Made by a small international team Scotch: The Golden Dram tells the story of Uisge beatha – Gaelic for "water of life." Set amongst breathtaking Scottish landscapes, the film delves into the story behind one of the world’s most popular spirits.
Explore some of the biggest names in the industry – including Richard Paterson, a master blender whose nose was insured for $2.5 million; and Jim McEwan, a distiller, master blender, and 52-year industry veteran, who acts as our ambassador, guiding us to discover the joys of whisky.
Dir: Andrew Peat
Taiwan/UK 2018, 89mins