Film office for Edinburgh, East Lothian and the Scottish Borders

Current Events and Opportunities


A round up of some upcoming events and opportunities across the screen sector open to those in the Edinburgh city-region.

Location Scouting for Commercials - NFTS Scotland A mixture of theory and practical work, the course will provide participants with the framework on which to base any scouting role within the locations department for film and TV, and with a particular focus on commercials.

Creative Circles - Creative Edinburgh
Creative Circles are casual monthly meet ups run by Creative Edinburgh. Come along - meet fellow creatives , share ideas + make connections!

Production Coordinator Training Programme 2020: Glasgow - ScreenSkills
An opportunity for those with 6 – 9 months experience, who are already working in, or are keen to work in, unscripted television, and are ready to take the next step and focus on developing a career in production management.

Trustees Wanted - Screen Education Edinburgh
Screen Education Edinburgh is currently seeking a treasurer to join our board.

Series Producer Programme 2020 - ScreenSkills
This prestigious year-long programme is designed to give its delegates the knowledge, skills and network to make the move from producer to series producer with confidence and to develop the next generation of showrunners who will become the cornerstones of UK television.

Film & TV | Development: Single Project - Creative Europe
Independent production companies looking to develop a project with international potential for cinema, television or digital platforms can now apply for Creative Europe Development: Single Project

Make a Move - ScreenSkills
Make a Move encourages the on-the-job training of crew identified by productions as ready to move up into a more senior role with some support. In 2019/20 Make a Move will focus on supporting talent from a black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) backgrounds, working in both narrative and documentary features.