Screen Academy Scotland - Blog

Welcome to our blog - we are trialling this feature at the moment, if you are a graduate of Screen Academy Scotland and wish to share your stories, then please contact us: we are more than happy to share your news. If you have a blog that you would like us to add to our blogroll, again, feel free to contact us. We have set up an rss feed for our blog which you can find at


Illumenation 2015 - Helsinki

A mix of undergraduate, postgraduate and recent alumni Screen Academy students from ENU and ECA, together with lecturers Nigel R.

Chris Lindsay

Writing for Holby City

Screen Academy Scotland MA Screenwriting graduate Chris Lindsay on his experience writing an episode for Holby City. Holby City is a 1 hour a continuing drama set in a hospital.

Robin Haig - Dear Dad

Filmmaking & Crofting

MA Film student Robin Haig writes about her six years in Amsterdam and her dream of combining filmmaking and crofting back home in Scotland. 

Amazing ENGAGE

Katri Vanhatalo graduate of Screen Academy Scotland, Edinburgh Napier BA Photography & Film writes about attending her first ENGAGE workshop which took place Mar 30th  – Apr 2nd  at the National Film School at

Update from the Sahara!

Irune Gurtubai and Ben Sharrock are currently studying on the MFA Advanced Film Practice course at Screen Academy Scotland, Edinburgh Napier.

Apr 1 - Being a DOP on Chameleon

Alkisti Terzi, MFA Advanced Film Practice - Cinematography as a collaborative process on Chameleon

Feb 2014 - A Berlin Engagement

ENGAGE is a training and project development programme for emerging writers, directors and producers.

The Legacy Project

For 6 months Clidna Soraghan  worked as a Graduate Trainee at Screen Academy Scotland, Edinburgh Napier University.

Screen Academy Scotland at EIFF


EIFF 2013 is here and Screen Academy Scotland graduates, students and staff are out in force! See below for details of student and staff screenings & events.

Screenings of Student Films