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About BAFTA Scotland

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts is the leading UK charity supporting developing and promoting the art forms of the moving image.

Since 1986, BAFTA has continued to specifically champion the film, television and video game industries in Scotland by celebrating excellence, championing new Scottish talent and reaching out to the public.

How do we do this?

Event: British Academy Scotland AwardsDate: Sunday 16 November 2014Venue: Blu Radisson Hotel, GlasgowHost: Hazel IrvineBAFTA/Andy BuchananBritish Academy Scotland Awards

The British Academy Scotland Awards celebrate and reward the highest achievements in Scottish Film, Television and Video Games. Held annually, the Awards continue to be recognised across the country as the gold standard of excellence in the art forms of the moving image.

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Event: BAFTA Scotland New Talent AwardsDate: Thursday 14 April 2016Venue: Drygate Brewery, GlasgowHost: Muriel GrayBAFTA/Carlo PaloniBAFTA Scotland New Talent Awards

Since they began in 1996, the annual New Talent Awards have underscored our commitment to a huge pool of creativity that exists in Scotland by recognising and rewarding talented individuals who have started to work in the Film, Television and Games industries.

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Event: In Conversation with Alan CummingDate: Sunday 27 November 2016Venue: Oran Mor, GlasgowBAFTA/Carlo PaloniLearning and Events

BAFTA Scotland's learning programmes fulfill its aim of championing creative excellence by sharing the knowledge of BAFTA Members, award winner and nominees with different audiences and by fostering professional relationships.

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Event: Life, Animated + Q&ADate: Tuesday 29 NovemberVenue: Cineworld, GlasgowBAFTA/Carlo PaloniMembership

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts in Scotland is comprised of members around Scotland, in our efforts to bring the best talent and expertise in Scotland together our Membership continues to grow, including membership for students of film and media.

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