Scottish Shorts 2015 – 14 Projects Shortlisted

SFTN_TwitterSFTN is delighted to announce the shortlisted filmmaking teams selected to go into development for the New Talent Shorts programme.

We’re also launching our First Feature Development, Emerging Talent and Professional Development programmes with full guidelines and applications forms available.


The shortlisted projects are:

  • 72 Hours (Drama)
    Writer/Director: Katri Vanhatalo
  • Crowman (Drama)
    Writer/Director: Duncan Nicoll
  • Dave (Animation)
    Director: Garry Marshall; Writer/Co-director: Chris Watson; Producer(s): Rhona Drummond & Victoria Watson
  • Grimm Street (Drama / Fantasy)
    Writer: Emma Lennox; Producer: Jill Pryde
  • Mary’s Maiden Voyage (Drama)
    Writer: Henna-Leena Kallio
  • Maunderer (Psychological thriller)
    Writer/Director: Tim Courtney
  • Meet Me By the Water (Drama)
    Writer/Director: Raisah Ahmed; Producer: Karen O’Hare
  • No Place Like Home (Animation)
    Writer/Director: Cat Bruce
  • Resurface (Drama/Thriller)
    Writer/Director: Michael Crumley; Producer: Sam Ferguson
  • Spores (Comedy/Drama)
    Director: Richard Poet; Writer: Frances Poet
  • The Lookalikes (Comedy)
    Director: Robbie McIntosh; Writer: Sandro Sotirchos
  • The Necklace (Drama)
    Writer/Director: Rose Hendry (based on story by Guy de Maupassant)
  • The Rat King (Horror)
    Director: Pavel Shepan; Writer: John Gibb; Producer: Bianca Herold
  • Vespers (Drama)
    Writer/Director: Artur Zaremba; Producer: Hannah Smith

The full press release can be found here.