Film office for Edinburgh, East Lothian and the Scottish Borders

Shoebox Zoo

Justin Molotnikov / James Henry, CBBC - 2004

An American student living and studying in Edinburgh is given a mysterious box of toy animals for her birthday, toys that come alive during the night in their quest to find an ancient magical book.

Tantallon Castle, N. Berwick; Melrose Abbey, Scottish Borders; Hopetoun House, West Lothian; and in Edinburgh: St Giles Cathdral, the Balmoral Hotel, Central Library, Mariachi Restaurant, Dominion Cinema, Boroughmuir High School, Old Town and Marchmont.