Eight short films from SFTN filmmakers to screen at Edinburgh International Film Festival 2018

SFTN Filmmakers 2018

Showcasing exceptional new and emerging talent from Scotland, eight short films will screen in the Shorts Strands of this year’s Edinburgh International Film FestivalShorts – UK1: Firecracker, Shorts – UK2: Kaleidoscope and The McLaren Award: New British Animation 1. Commissioned and produced by Scottish Film Talent Network, the Shorts will screen between 23rd and 27th July as part of EIFF’s thrilling showcase of the finest brand-new short films from across the globe.

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Scottish Shorts 2017 – Roadshow

Scottish Shorts is back for 2017 and opening for applications on Wednesday 19 April.

Full guidelines, FAQs and application form will be available on the Scottish Shorts page from Wednesday 19 April.

Prior to the Scottish Shorts programme opening we’ll host a number of events around Scotland to offer tips and advice on developing your story before applying and giving you some insight into this year’s development process.

Filmmakers supported in previous rounds will also join us to screen their shorts, talk about their experiences and discuss the journey of their films.

We strongly recommend filmmakers interested in applying attend these free events.

Dates and Venues:

Saturday 8 April | Filmhouse, Edinburgh
Monday 10 April | DCA, Dundee
Monday 10 April | Eden Court, Inverness
Tuesday 11 April | Belmont Filmhouse, Aberdeen
Tuesday 11 April | FilmCity, Glasgow

Click on a session to book a place. Sessions are free to attend but reservation is necessary. If you have any questions, please email info@scottishfilmtalent.com.

Scottish Producers Selected for TIFF 2016

TIFF_logo_CMYK SFTN is pleased to announce the four emerging Scottish-based producers selected to attend Toronto International Film Festival in September 2016.

Deva Smith, Ciara Barry, Irune Gurtubai and Stuart Condy will receive industry accreditation giving them the opportunity, through SFTN facilitation, to develop and further their industry knowledge and networks during a packed industry programme.

This professional development initiative is part of the Scottish Film Talent Network. Supported by Creative Scotland and Creative Skillset and in partnership with the BFI NET.WORK aims to discover, nurture and advance new and emerging filmmaking talent across Scotland.