FILM : My Way Home
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My Way Home 1978 Stephen Archibald, Paul Kermack, Jessie Combe, Morag McNee, William Carrol Caito (Egypt), Edinburgh (Scotland)
Director : Bill Douglas   Production Company : British Film Institute (BFI)  Region : SCOTLAND,REST OF THE WORLD

The final part of an autobiographical trilogy about the early life of a boy brought up in an impoverished family.

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My Way Home - After deciding to take care of his offspring, Jamie's Father drives his son away from the care home where he has been growing up.
My Way Home

mywaho001. After deciding to take care of his offspring, Jamie's Father drives his son away from the care home where he has been growing up.

mywaho001n. Candlemaker Row, Edinburgh. Photographed in November 2014. Also seen in 'The Girl With A Pistol'. SD
(Modern Photo Added: 07-04-2017)

My Way Home - When Jamie's Father drives past his Wife (Jessie Combe) in the street he stops the lorry and waits to pick her up.
My Way Home

mywaho002. When Jamie's Father drives past his Wife (Jessie Combe) in the street he stops the lorry and waits to pick her up.

mywaho002n. Old Fishmarket Close, Edinburgh. Image copyright Google Street View. SD
(Modern Photo Added: 14-04-2017)

My Way Home - Having dropped his Wife off in the middle of nowhere, Jamie's Father returns to his Girlfriend's flat with his son. No. 7 Main Avenue in Newcraighall, Edinburgh.
My Way Home

mywaho003. Having dropped his Wife off in the middle of nowhere, Jamie's Father returns to his Girlfriend's flat with his son. No. 7 Main Avenue in Newcraighall, Edinburgh.

My Way Home - Jamie turns as his Father’s Girlfriend calls to find out if he’s eaten. The village is seen in 'My Childhood' and 'My Ain Folks', the first two films in the Bill Douglas trilogy about his early life.
My Way Home

mywaho004. Jamie turns as his Father’s Girlfriend calls to find out if he’s eaten. The village is seen in 'My Childhood' and 'My Ain Folks', the first two films in the Bill Douglas trilogy about his early life.

My Way Home - On the steps of his Granny's now derelict flat, Jamie reads the book given to him by his Grandmother. The buildings once stood on Third Avenue in Newcraighall.
My Way Home

mywaho005. On the steps of his Granny's now derelict flat, Jamie reads the book given to him by his Grandmother. The buildings once stood on Third Avenue in Newcraighall.

My Way Home - At the pit, Jamie’s Father attempts to get jobs for his sons. Newcraighall Colliery, closed in 1968.
My Way Home

mywaho006. At the pit, Jamie’s Father attempts to get jobs for his sons. Newcraighall Colliery, closed in 1968.

My Way Home - Returning to the home, Jamie gets a job as a delivery boy for a department store where he is kitted out in a slightly too large uniform suit.
My Way Home

mywaho007. Returning to the home, Jamie gets a job as a delivery boy for a department store where he is kitted out in a slightly too large uniform suit.

My Way Home - The young lad prepares to cycle away with his first consignment.
My Way Home

mywaho008. The young lad prepares to cycle away with his first consignment.

My Way Home - Having discarded his uniform, Jamie appears from a gent's toilet. Not so convenient now as this WC at the east end of Grassmarket in Edinburgh EH1 no longer exists. Grassmarket was also seen in ‘Battle of the Sexes’ and ‘The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie’.
My Way Home

mywaho009. Having discarded his uniform, Jamie appears from a gent's toilet. Not so convenient now as this WC at the east end of Grassmarket in Edinburgh EH1 no longer exists. Grassmarket was also seen in ‘Battle of the Sexes’ and ‘The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie’.

My Way Home - Jamie approaches the delivery address. Looking towards the gates of Fettes College on Carrington Road in Edinburgh with Fettes Avenue continuing into the distance.
My Way Home

mywaho010. Jamie approaches the delivery address. Looking towards the gates of Fettes College on Carrington Road in Edinburgh with Fettes Avenue continuing into the distance.

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