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.

Hit the Ground Running - BECTU Vision
A free intensive and interactive two-day training course for new entrants to film and television drama in Scotland.

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!

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

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.