A film created for the Across the Grain Doric festival will be showcased next weekend at the fish market in Peterhead.
They were beloved the world over for getting into “another fine mess”, whether painfully pushing a piano up a driveway or joining the Foreign Legion.
Peterhead's harbour has sheltered fishermen, whalers and explorers over the years and the north-east port will now host the Pirates of Penzance as part of a unique travelling opera.
We fade into a field of ripening barley. A bird sings, the crops shudder in a breeze and from out the landscape pops the face of Chris Guthrie - Sunset Song's protagonist.