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Location Scotland

by Richard Findlay
Centuries ago I worked with Scottish Screen Locations, was a board member of Scottish Screen (the government agency charged to promote film in Scotland), lectured regularly on the legal issues connected with film location work and am a keen photographer – so not understandably I have an interest in films shot in Scotland. Aside from that something would be amiss if a keen Scottish filmgoer who loves his country did not compile a list of films shot in Scotland – particularly as there is much talk at the moment of building a film studio in Scotland amid the filming of the TV Series ‘Outlander’ (2014-) Now to start the list – a slow process –… Read more

Centuries ago I worked with Scottish Screen Locations, was a board member of Scottish Screen (the government agency charged to promote film in Scotland), lectured regularly on the legal issues connected with film location work and am a keen photographer – so not understandably I have an interest in films shot in Scotland. Aside from that something would be amiss if a keen Scottish filmgoer who loves his country did not compile a list of films shot in Scotland – particularly as there is much talk at the moment of building a film studio in Scotland amid the filming of the TV Series ‘Outlander’ (2014-)

Now to start the list – a slow process – so this is definitely a ‘work in progress’

The list excludes films like ‘Brigadoon’ (1954) – the producers of which regarded Scotland as not ‘Scottish’ enough and shot the movie in a Hollywood studio instead.

This List is a Work in Progress

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