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Let’s all go to Dollywood

Firstly, ‘Happy Mothers Day’ to all the mothers reading this! If you’re not a mother, then Happy Mother’s Day to your mother/granny/guardian or any female mentors in your life.  Last Monday was International Women’s Day and what a week it has been!  The tragic death of Sarah Everard … Continue reading

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Top Films of 2020

Film students and staff recently cast their votes in for the best films of 2020. Though it obviously was a quiet year in terms of films released, there was still a good number of titles out there. The full top … Continue reading

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Join nclfilmtv on Instagram

Happy New Year! New College Lanarkshire Film & Television department are now at Instagram, where we’ll be posting stills and video from this term’s work. Follow us at: instagram.com/nclfilmtv

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HND Television student awarded RTS Bursary

To aid his final year studies at New College Lanarkshire, HND Film & Television student Ronan Smith has been awarded a bursary from the Royal Television Society and STV. Ronan writes; “To be honest, it was quite intimidating when I … Continue reading

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Serious Fun

Like the other Film & TV courses, HNC Television have recently returned to college for their “one day fix” of face-to-face teaching. Lecturers, Alec Cheer and Alan Moffat, took the students out on location for some socially distanced filming and … Continue reading

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Learning Lessons from Covid-19

With a new academic term now underway in the midst of a pandemic, it is still massively important to make efforts to stop the possible spread of coronavirus. The Film & TV team spent the summer working on timetables to … Continue reading

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Creating and curating teaching content through YouTube

Film & Television Lecturer Kevin Walls has been putting YouTube through its paces delivering classes on the platform throughout the Covid- 19 pandemic. With blended learning and reduced physical contact with classes looking likely for the forseeable future, Kevin discusses … Continue reading

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“Always The Worst” Podcast

“On Friday the 22nd of May I launched “Always The Worst” Podcast on twitch. A podcast around all things film and TV, the first episode featured a review The Wickerman…from 2006. Remakes or reboots are always to be approached with caution and this … Continue reading

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The Flames: Home and Staying In

Film and Television lecturer Kim Beveridge has recently worked on two features for the performance company “The Flames”, which deal with issues surrounding the Covid-19 Pandemic. Kim writes: As associate artist of Tricky Hat for over 10 years I was … Continue reading

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NCL Hairdressing and Barbering Promo

HND Television students were approached by HNC Hairdressing at Cumbernauld campus and asked to film a promotional video as part of their course work. Nadine Giles, HNC Hairdressing student said: “We set out to make a promotional video for the … Continue reading

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