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Directory of local groups/projects who are offering specific support during the current COVID-19 pandemic »

In line with Government advice, most groups and organisations in the city have had to take the unfortunate decision to suspend face to face and group work activities. Please telephone or email the contacts listed for the group or organisation if you are interested in their work to check what alternative arrangements might be available or to find out about alternative groups or services in your area.

From birth to adulthood, we like to grow with our audiences!

It's never too late to learn, so Filmhouse regularly organises lectures, workshops and courses for adults as well. Filmhouse is proud to host to a number of great adult workshops and regular film seasons for people interested in studying and discussing film.

Edinburgh City Film Education Programme 2019-20

We are now offering free places on our newest program

The Edinburgh City Film Education Programme is looking to engage with a diverse range of primary, secondary and special schools across the City of Edinburgh. This is a unique opportunity to partner with the City of Edinburgh Council Creative Learning Team, Screen Education Edinburgh, Into Film and Centre for the Moving Image and is an opportunity for schools and pupils to creatively portray Edinburgh through their eyes, using film as the medium.

The offer includes:

- Bespoke, integrated 8 week project that fits around the theme of social justice
- Supports the aims and outcomes of this theme within your class / stage / department /school’s plans
- Career-long professional learning for teaching staff is at the heart of this project
- All teachers invited to apply no matter what level of film education experience
- All subjects and sectors invited

Return completed application form (attached) to by Friday 23rd August 2019
Full details can be found in the Programme application form at

Teacher CLPL

Wellbeing: Staying Safe Online with IntoFilm

Wednesday 11 September • 16:30-18:30 • £15 • Suitable for all teachers, especially Literacy & English, Arts and Technologies • Filmhouse Guild Rooms

Did you know that almost one in four 4-11 year-olds and three in four 12-15 year-olds has a social media profile? Created in association with Childnet International, our Wellbeing: Staying Safe Online training will introduce you to the importance of cyber-safety for an online generation. You will take part in a range of active film watching tasks which can be used to support discussion on themes, issues and questions about ways to stay safe online.This vital topic will be explored through short and feature film texts, analysing appropriate behaviours and actions of characters, as well as investigating real life contexts such as questioning what information we choose to share online versus in the real world.The session is a part of Into Film's Wellbeing Training, which also includes Mindfulness on Film and Anti-Bullying.

For more information and to book your place please see

If you require an invoice for this session, please email

Careers in Film Training with IntoFilm

Wednesday 22 January • 16:30-18:30 • £15 • Suitable for all teachers, especially Literacy & English, Media, Arts and Technologies • Filmhouse Guild Rooms

Aimed at upper primary and lower secondary educators, this engaging CLPL session gives attendees the chance to learn about roles in the film industry for their young people. Focused on four curricular areas (maths, PSHE, English and art & design), we have developed a subject-based approach to film industry careers education. Through dynamic classroom activities, this session will enable teachers to further develop the skill set of their young people and to link their skills to interesting film industry job roles. Interlaced with film clips, this fun session will give you a creative approach to engage pupils in an industry that forms a booming part of the UK economy, and help you to broaden your pupils' outlook and aspirations for the future. This course will provide you with a fully developed PowerPoint presentation and bespoke printable resources for your classroom.

For more information and to book your place please

If you require an invoice for this session, please email

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This record was last modified on: 19 July 2019