Edinburgh & Lothians Schools Film Competition 2019

Do you have a class of film fans? Showcase their creative talents at the Edinburgh International Film Festival in June 2019!

Now in its 11th year, this exciting competition is open to all City of Edinburgh Council nursery, primary, secondary and special schools, and also to schools in the Lothians. It is FREE to enter and no experience necessary.

All you need is an iPad and a whole lot of imagination.

It’s simple. Make your film. Submit it to us and you and your class could be watching it premier at a special screening and awards ceremony at the Edinburgh International Film Festival in June 2019.

To find out more, come along to our Teacher Information Sessions, where you can meet the team, including members of the Youth Jury and teachers who have been successful at previous competitions.

Filmhouse Guild Rooms, 88 Lothian Road EH3 9BZ


Fri 7 December 2pm - 3.30 pm

Thu 31 January 4.30pm-6pm

To book your place contact dina@screen-ed.org

You can find out more at screen-ed.org/edinburgh-schools-film-competition

Download our FAQs here

Edinburgh & Lothians Schools Film Competition is a partnership between Screen Education Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh Council, Arts & Creative Learning, Communities & Families, Centre for the Moving Image and Edinburgh International Film Festival