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Lights, camera, adventure! Filming Macbeth on Isle of Skye

by September 14, 2015

Skye is no stranger to Hollywood. A stunning landscape of jagged and majestic hills tearing through misty skies and crystal-clear...

Scotland – #1 Cinematic Destination in the world

by June 16, 2015

*** Drum roll please! *** Scotland is the winner of the world’s BEST Cinematic Destination. Whoop whoop! We’re not too...

A new hope for Scotland on screen: interview with film director Roger Christian

by June 3, 2015

Great news, film fans! It’s just been announced that a feature-length version of short fantasy film Black Angel is to...

Long-lost Star Wars companion film Black Angel brought back to life

by May 13, 2015

The for-decades-considered-lost-but-not-forgotten short fantasy film Black Angel has been rediscovered and is once again brought back to life. Commissioned by...

Dan Winch on What We Did On Our Holiday

by September 15, 2014

Written and directed by the creators of the hit BBC sitcom Outnumbered – Guy Jenkin and Andy Hamilton – What...

Kiss the Water: the mystery of the perfect fishing fly

by April 18, 2014

Unless you’re a true fly fishing enthusiast, I wouldn’t expect you have heard of Megan Boyd, a mysterious and reclusive Scotswomen...

The Railway Man

by December 6, 2013

  Back in May 2012 I wrote a piece about a film being shot in the East Neuk of Fife,...

Scotland on the silver screen

by October 3, 2013

Scotland may have produced its fair share of top Hollywood names, but right now it’s the country itself which has...

Don’t miss The Wicker Man: Final Cut

by September 27, 2013

‘Don’t you see that killing me is not going to bring back your apples!?’ It’s hard to believe that a...

Sunshine on Leith – Scotland’s own Mamma Mia

by September 5, 2013

The red carpet will be rolling out in Scotland’s capital city on 17 September for the premiere of Dexter Fletcher’s...

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