Film Access Scotland is the national sector development body which represents Film Access organisations and practitioners across Scotland.

Our members use film as an expressive tool to unlock the potential of individuals, groups and communities to bring about positive and lasting social change. Members use film and filmmaking to change lives by developing personal, social and technical skills, improving employability outcomes and focussing on health and wellbeing. They work with young people, adult learners, schools, communities and film talent through high-quality, inclusive and accessible learning, training and production programmes.


Youth Film Access Festival

The Youth Film Access Festival is back with its 4th Edition! After three Editions held in Glasgow, Edinburgh and online under the FANS Youth Film Festival banner, our Festival will return in early 2022. It has a new name and logo, but it will still be designed, developed, and delivered by the Youth […]

Climate Challenge: 1.5 Degrees Films

Climate Challenge: 1.5° Films is a Film Access Scotland project that invites everyone to make 90-second films to share their thoughts on climate change and how it is affecting us as individuals, our communities, our families and our surroundings. Whether you are a seasoned filmmaker or have never made a film before, Climate Challenge: 1.5° Films is for anyone with something to say on the greatest […]


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