We are now hiring! Facilities and Digital Media Assistant (SCVO funded opportunity).

We are now hiring! Facilities and Digital Media Assistant (SCVO funded opportunity).

Facilities and Digital Media Assistant (SCVO funded opportunity). Unemployed Young People aged 16-29. £5.90 – £7.83 (depending on age). 25 hours per week (Monday – Friday) for 52 weeks. We are looking for someone with an interest in digital technology, filmmaking and digital filmmaking equipment. We are looking for an enthusiastic and pro-active individual to support […]

Professional Learning Opportunities in Filmmaking (for council staff)

Screen Education Edinburgh will continue to deliver professional learning sessions and develop Practical Filmmaking Skills and Knowledge for use in the Classroom, which will run Friday afternoons from 1.30pm-3.30pm, St Thomas of Aquins High School, Chalmers Street, EH3 9ES. These 4 sessions cover key aspects of film making to give teachers/ PSA’s/ workers in youth […]

BFI Film Academy Edinburgh & South East Scotland 2018/19 – open for applications

Do you live in the South East of Scotland? Are you 16-19? Passionate about film? Interested in a career in the film industry?  If so, the BFI Film Academy is for you. This course offers you the chance to be part of our future film industry. Applications are now open for our next BFI Film Academy in Edinburgh […]

Podcast series created by Screen Education Edinburgh young people reveals positive impact of CashBack scheme

Podcast series created by Screen Education Edinburgh young people reveals positive impact of CashBack scheme

A new series of podcasts recorded by young people working with us here at Screen Education Edinburgh, explore the positive impact of creative CashBack projects across Scotland, for both the young people and artists involved. All participants involved in narrating, interviewing and recording the podcast have been participants on one or more of our Filmmaking courses […]

Short Film Making Access Course  23/07/18 – 27/07/18

Short Film Making Access Course 23/07/18 – 27/07/18

We are running a Short Film Making Access Course for young people aged between 13-18 living in Pilton, Granton and Muirhouse areas of Edinburgh. This 4 day  practical film making course is an opportunity for you to experience the key aspects of film making, from camera and sound production to screenwriting, directing, acting and editing. […]

The Edinburgh School Holiday Challenge in West Pilton

The Edinburgh School Holiday Challenge in West Pilton

Last week saw us working with young people at West Pilton Neighbourhood Centre on The Edinburgh School Holiday Challenge as part of City of Edinburgh Councils 1 in 5 project. A fantastic group of 19 participants from the Pilton/Muirhouse area came together during 5 days to learn all about camera and writing a story for […]

The Superheroes of North Edinburgh Childcare

The Superheroes of North Edinburgh Childcare

Our recent project with the After School Club at North Edinburgh Childcare introduced two new superheroes to the world: Rapid & The Portal!   The 12-week long project brought together primary school pupils from several after school clubs in the North Edinburgh area, who all learned how to write, shoot and edit their first film. […]

Moving Image Arts 2017-18 Finish Line!

Moving Image Arts 2017-18 Finish Line!

We are delighted that our students for this year’s Moving Image Arts AS qualification have all completed the course, sitting their final exam recently and with everyone completing their final films. An incredible amount of hard work and study have gone into everyone’s work and we’re proud of what they’ve all accomplished so far, with […]

Ghost Wins Best Film at EIFF

Ghost Wins Best Film at EIFF

We are delighted to announce that BFI Film Academy Highlands short film “Ghost” has won best film (age group 14-18 category) at the first ever Young Visions short film competition, as part of Edinburgh International Film Festival, 2018. The film went up against a number of other selected short films for the award, including our […]

SEE @ EIFF | Hands-on… Cinematography

SEE @ EIFF | Hands-on… Cinematography

Hands-on… Cinematography Sunday, 24 June 2018 | 11am – 1.45pm | Main Hall | This hands-on workshop will teach you everything you need to know about working with cameras. You will learn how to use composition, lens types, lighting and mise en scène to enhance your storytelling and create a polished look on a minimal budget. […]