Author Archives: New College Lanarkshire: Film & Television

NextGen Pilot: Metaskills in Action

A large part of the new HNC is about capturing how students perform when you put them into a group or team setting. A lot of what we miss is also some of the most important parts of what a … Continue reading

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Simon B. HNC Short Film: Tick Tock Repeat

I came up with the idea for Tick Tock Repeat from my love of time loop movies. Particularly Groundhog Day, Edge of Tomorrow and Source Code. My script was also influenced by Back to the Future with the usage of … Continue reading

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NextGen Pilot: Late Registration

So much to cover I don’t where to begin…how about week three. We spent the first two weeks online which actually was a nice way to ease everyone back in to coming back into college. A lot of discussion took … Continue reading

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NCL Film & Television pilots Next Generation HN Qualification

In early 2020, the Film & TV department put in an application to be part of the NextGen pilot for the HN qualification in TV Production.  The NextGen qualifications have been described as the most radical overhaul of qualifications in … Continue reading

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Action!

During the pandemic, the Film & TV department, like so many other departments, went online. Although there were huge challenges to overcome, one of the areas that benefitted was our guest speaker slot…there were suddenly a lot of people with … Continue reading

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NCL Film & TV collaborates with City of Glasgow students on “Extracts” Project

The Film and TV department is excited to be involved in the production of ‘Extracts’, a collaboration with Actor and Lecturer Brian Ferguson and his students at City of Glasgow College. ‘Extracts’ is a series of 10 short scenes, performed … Continue reading

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HNC Film Noir Trailer, “One Last Job”

“The short trailer is for a film noir feature about a homeless ex-serviceman that has been offered an opportunity of a lifetime… but with a deadly catch! I took the role of writing the script, sketching up the story board … Continue reading

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HNC Horror Short “Lorelai”

In the beginning we had few different ideas on what we’d shoot, but in the end we went with my horror idea for the script. We wrote it down, and then, together we came up with a shot list. Dylan … Continue reading

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Hannah Love: HNC Short Film, Lamia

My story and overall idea I think is a strength in my project. I managed to create a good idea for horror that is based around trauma. Using real life issues like trauma, eating disorders and abuse gave my story … Continue reading

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Greg Coyle: HND Short Documentary

I was going to make my documentary about the accessibility of Veganism in 2020. The doc would have included interviews from people working within the vegan food and grocery industry as well as hopefully some activists but none of the … Continue reading

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