Jason Connery movie Tommy's Honour


Fife, Scotland centre stage naturally as son of Sean directs movie about old Tom Morris, golf course designer and young Tom Morris, probably the first golfing superstar

Spirit of invention?


Whisky Galore new movie at St Monans, Fife on east coast of Scotland

An Oscar come Hell or High Water?


Academy Award nomination for movie directed by David Mackenzie - to Hollywood from Perthshire by way of Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art, Dundee

CC See what I mean


New project Create Converge to showcase at the Scottish Parliament Tuesday February 21 as part of a celebration of EU projects making a difference. #Createthis

Tommy’s Honour wins BAFTA Scotland best movie


Congratulations to the Tommy’s Honour team on their win and on their USA release through Roadside Attractions in a special deal with NBC Sports and the Golf Channel. With iconic film locations across Fife, delighted to have writers Pamela Marin and Kevin Cook talking to FifeScreen+TayScreen’s Julie Craik.

Shooting the Horn


Vogue fashion shoot goes for the (Moto)X factor with locations in Perthshire at iconic Horn milk bar and Flockhart Motocross Track, Coupar Angus

Duncan 007


Perthshire born location manager Duncan Broadfoot talks to TayScreen.

Direction of Travel


Director Michael Keillor ('Line of Duty', 'Mr Selfridge') talking to TayScreen's Julie Craik about getting into screen production and his thoughts on the industry in Scotland.

An amazin' basin film location


A first ever visit by the BBC's Countryfile to the fabulous Montrose Basin on the Angus coast and inland to Glenesk

Body of Movement


Top Hollywood animator, Brendan Body, to give talk at The McManus, Dundee - Tuesday, 3rd May 2016

A fabulously fishy flick


Behind the scenes with top VFX producers Andrew Tulloch and Sarah Tulloch and “Jim the Fish” on location in St. Andrews, Fife

Perthshire on Screen Event


A chance to hear from top location managers about getting a starring role in a movie (as a film location) and what to expect when cast and crew descend at your door - it's on 19th April, Perth Station Hotel at 10.30am

Dundee, Kirkcaldy and Blairgowrie - Where You're Meant To Be


Former Arab Strap frontman Aidan Moffat performs live after screening of his road trip movie with travelling balladeer, Sheila Stewart - at DCA Cinema Dundee, Kirkcaldy's Adam Smith Theatre and Blairgowrie Town Hall.

Spirit of Scotland sees Fife


St. Andrews, Fife features in new Spirit of Scotland campaign by Visit Scotland

Diving to the stars


Fife's Lindsay Brown wins her place on the prestigious Bridging the Gap programme

A Peake at the stars


Comrie, Perthshire - the UK’s first astronaut, Tim Peake's favourite place on earth

Artist's Garrett


Youtube star Stampy Cat from CBBC on BBC iPlayer for Roysal Society of Edinburgh Christmas Lecture

Touch of Tassie


Fife artist wins Sky TV Landscape Artist of the year 2015

All kinds of digital - free event in Dundee


TayScreen and Digital Dundee working with Interactive Scotland on Advice Roadshow for Creative and Digital Businesses in Dundee - Thursday 3rd December, 5.30pm to 7.30pm

It's Halloween, a perfect time for Macbeth


As October sees a new movie of the ultimate spooky story Macbeth, we take a look at the real locations for Shakespeare's classic tale of power, treachery, prophecies and witches - but first, the movie.

Industry Updates

Get that job in film or TV


New book - Breaking Into UK Film and TV Drama by industry insider Matt Gallagher.

Dundee, Fife & Tayside to get local TV


UK broadcasting agency Ofcom has awarded the licence to STV working in partnership with Abertay University

Local TV- pilot areas announced


Fife and Tayside one of 60 potential areas for local TV announced by UK Government

Fiona Hyslop on broadcasting in Scotland and local TV


Latest from Scottish Parliament

Now Ok for media interests to own other media interests


New order removes all local cross-media ownership rules

Local TV a step closer


UK Department for Culture, Media and Sport updates plan and publishes results of March 2011 consultation

Local TV - a view from South of Scotland


WOULD a localised television service be a viable option in the south of Scotland? Report from Dumfries Courier

Brand Scotland or Brand Britain?


Help shape the future of Scottish local TV - free event in Perth on 21st February 2011

Action plan to make local TV a reality


Government aims to award licences by the end of 2012 and wants initial expressions of interest by 1st March 2011

Shott MyCompany Quarterly Report into local television published


Nicholas Shott?s MyCompany Quarterly Report into the conditions necessary for financially viable local TV stations

Greg Dyke to chair exec group consulting on local TV plans


Greg Dyke has agreed to chair a committee that will feed into the government?s local TV plans.

Local TV - BBC and licence fee support


Despite the crunching affect of the public spending review described by some executives as ?brutal?, the BBC is to make capital expenditures from the licence fee on local TV

Let's explore local TV potential


Jeremy Hunt?s plan would create hundreds of jobs across the country, writes Peter Williams in Broadcast 14th october 2010

Culture Secretary Jeremy Hunt backs local TV stations


Plans for a new "landscape of local TV services" in the UK would help "strengthen local democracy", Culture Secretary Jeremy Hunt has said. Source: BBC

Hunt dismisses idea of forcing broadcasters to deliver local content


At the Royal Television Society, Hunt dismisses idea of forcing ITV, C4 and C5 to deliver local content

Interim Findings Local Television in the UK


Nicholas Shott has provided Jeremy Hunt with his initial findings on the necessary conditions for commercially viable local TV in the UK.

Measures to boost local media


New plans to ensure a vibrant local media market in the future announced - Jeremy Hunt sets up panel under Nicholas Shott to MyCompany Quarterly Report later in 2010

Two consortia in running for Scottish IFNC


Successful Bidders include consortium involving Dundee's DC Thomson

IFNC Selection Panel announced


Richard Hooper appointed chair and Stuart Purvis to act as Panel Adviser

Independently Funded News Consortia


UK DCMS announces pilot scheme for news - consortia invited to submit expressions of interest