Bafta Scotland
Edith Bowman BAFTA Scotland

About BAFTA Scotland

30 January 14

Find out more about the work of the British Academy of Film and Television Arts in 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 1989, 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?

Screenings GMAC Screening

We offer an ongoing programme of Screenings and Events to our members and the public.

MembershipBilly Connolly: A Life in Pictures
BAFTA/ Andy Buchanan

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.

AwardsBilly Connolly: A Life in Pictures
BAFTA/ Andy Buchanan

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 resognised across the country as the gold standard of excellence in the art forms of the moving image.

New TalentNew Talent Awards
Andy Buchanan

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.

Learning & EventsBAFTA Play @ GCU

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.


We could not do all this alone and we are extremely grateful to the dedicated individuals who offer their time and expertise.

Thanks is also due to the range corporate partners and sponsors throughout Scotland who support our ongoing work.

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