More films available to watch online

Over 150 new films are now freely available to view on the Scottish Screen Archive website.

Digitised from the national moving images collection at the National Library of Scotland, these films span the period from 1917 to the 1970s. Among the highlights are:

Amateur films are well represented, and include:

Several new titles have been added to the Films of Scotland collection, such as the Edinburgh Festival documentary 'Edinburgh on Parade' (1970) and 'Sun Pictures' (1965) about photography pioneers Hill and Adamson.

In all, visitors to the Scottish Screen Archive site now can watch more than 1,600 full-length videos and short clips online.

20 September 2013

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