Film office for Edinburgh, East Lothian and the Scottish Borders

Film/video archives

Large film library of BBC material: creative, news, sport and entertainment.
ITV Border News Archive spans regional news production for Cumbria, Southern Scotland and the Isle of Man as served by the Border Television Studio’s in Carlisle between 1961 - 2009. Includes news reports encompassing all areas of local life within the Border region from lighter community led features and sports reports to hard national news stories. Individual clean unmixed news reports, on air logs of the Lookaround programme, generic stock footage from across the region, complete camera rushes from major stories including Lockerbie, Foot and Mouth, Carlisle Floods.
"Scotland's Moving Image Collection" comprises non-fiction footage illustrating Scottish industrial, agricultural and social history in the 20th century. Browse clips online. To view films on the premises or check manuscripts researchers must an appointment in advance.
Film and videotape Library dating back to 1957 holding a massive image collection including fantastic Scottish pictures along with other worldwide locations and both Scottish and International Personalities. Great Edinburgh images including the Festival, Tattoo and Hogmanay celebrations plus Scottish devolution and the opening of both the old and new Parliament buildings. Good aerial shots of Edinburgh and its surroundings.