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Media Centre

Welcome to the Creative Scotland Media Centre. General enquiries and updates on funded projects can be sent to media.office@creativescotland.com.

Journalists and PR representatives can also access Creative Scotland's News Releases, Photos, Video, Audio and Supplementary Materials by contacting a member of the Press & Media team.

Media Contacts

Wendy Grannon
Media & PR Manager
T:  +44 (0)131 523 0016
M:  +44 (0)7916 137 632

Sophie Bambrough
Media & PR Officer
T: +44 (0)131 523 0015
M: +44 (0)7747 606 146

Eilidh Walker
Media & PR Officer - Screen
T: +44 (0)131 523 0019
M: +44 (0)7545 402064

Latest News Releases

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£790k support for cultural activity across Scotland

£792k of National Lottery cash was awarded last month through our Open Project Fund; supporting 36 recipients, including individual artists, musicians, writers, theatre makers, festivals and organisations.

Published: 31 Aug 2018

Rachel Maclean's Make Me Up to premiere at London Film Festival

Artist and Filmmaker Rachel Maclean unveils Make Me Up, which will premiere on 12 October at the prestigious BFI London Film Festival 2018.

Published: 30 Aug 2018

Scottish Album of the Year Shortlist revealed

Scotland’s national music prize, The Scottish Album of The Year (SAY) Award, has just announced which ten enthralling albums have made 2018’s Shortlist.

Published: 24 Aug 2018

£3million fund to boost television production announced

Creative Scotland announces the launch of a new £3 million fund for broadcast content and reveals the new identity for Screen Scotland.

Published: 21 Aug 2018

Aquarela to premiere at 75th Venice International Film Festival

Participant Media presents the World Premiere of Aquarela, directed by Russian filmmaker Victor Kossakovsky, at the 75th Venice International Film Festival.

Published: 20 Aug 2018

Outlaw King tops outstanding year for Scottish film at TIFF

Four world premieres of feature films and documentaries from Scotland will feature at Toronto International Film Festival in September.

Published: 14 Aug 2018

Take One Action film festival reveals powerful 2018 line-up

The UK’s leading global change film festival returns with a powerful programme exploring women’s empowerment, climate change and social movements across five continents.

Published: 14 Aug 2018

New short films commissioned and writers selected for film talent programmes

Six short films have been commissioned for the New Talent Scottish Shorts 2018 programme, with seven writers selected for the Write4Film programme.

Published: 10 Aug 2018

Scottish bands receive support from Momentum Music Fund

Two Scottish bands, Vukovi and Free Love, have received funding through PRS Foundation's Momentum Music Fund, aimed at helping artists and bands to break through to the next level of their careers.

Published: 10 Aug 2018

£2m Touring Fund for Theatre and Dance

The new £2m Touring Fund for Theatre and Dance, developed as a collaboration between Creative Scotland, the Federation of Scottish Theatre and their members, is now open for applications.

Published: 09 Aug 2018