Author Archives: New College Lanarkshire: Film & Television

Albert Lucas: Showreel

“The idea for the showreel is to craft a narrative of some sort.. I want to use more than one soundtrack so I can demonstrate editing to different pacing. I plan to introduce the showreel with the titles, showing my name and … Continue reading

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Cameron Shaw: Showreel

Student Cameron Shaw produced this reel for his HND Film and Television graded unit to showcase his camera operation and editing skills. It features live performance, gigs, short films, music videos and other promotional material, including the National Theatre of … Continue reading

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Johnny Lynn: Showreel

HND Film and Television student Johnny Lynn aimed to showcase a variety of skills in his graded unit showreel, including camera operation, editing and motion graphics.  The footage was taken from college projects, sketches he had filmed for the BBC’s  … Continue reading

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Garry Thomson: Showreel

For his HND Film and Television Graded Unit, Garry Thomson aimed to deliver a fast paced, cinematic  showreel, featuring highly stylized, exploitation style footage, underscored by a strong soundtrack. His showreel features work from his impressive HNC graded unit film … Continue reading

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R.I.P. – The Roommate in Post-Life

“Sam moves into her first flat. Everything seems perfect. But  when she’s unpacking  it suddenly appears that she’s not alone.” R.I.P. is a short film, scripted, directed and produced by student Maja Engnell for her HNC Film and Television graded unit.  It was awarded the best short narrative … Continue reading

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The 1st NCL Annual Film Festival Awards

The 1st NCL Annual Film Festival was held on the evening of the 14th of June in the Centre for Contemporary Arts in Sauchiehall Street Glasgow, which has an excellent small cinema/screening room accommodating an audience of eighty. Students, their … Continue reading

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Football Focus for Film and Photography Students

Two NC Film and Photography students; Hannah Love and Barbara Ostrowska, accompanied sports students from NCL’s Broadwood campus to document their recent two week trip to Murcia, Spain funded by the Erasmus programme. The two were tasked with filming and … Continue reading

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1ST Annual NCL Film Festival

Thursday 14th June marks the first annual New College Lanarkshire Film Festival which is being held in Centre of Contemporary Arts in Glasgow. Students across all three year groups (NC Film & Photography, HNC and HND Film and Television) have … Continue reading

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Failure is an option

In the main we tend to focus on student success stories, but we seldom talk about what happens when things go wrong. In March of this year, three HND students attended an event in Glasgow where they were asked to … Continue reading

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NCL Learning Centres Promotion

Over the course of this academic session HND Film & Television students have been filming a number of infomercials to promote various departments within New College Lanarkshire, one of which features the learning centres and library facilities available to students … Continue reading

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