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The following are acknowledged for their valuable contributions.

Project Manager

Gail Robertson, Screen Education Officer for Screen Scotland (Douglas Dougan of Fluid Eye Productions Ltd until 2020)

Project Partners

Fi Milligan-Rennie, Head of Education - Screen for Screen Scotland (Scott Donaldson until 2022)

Gerry Queen, lead representative for Education Scotland

Alan Armstrong, Director of Curriculum and Assessment for Education Scotland

Maureen Finn, Development Officer in Expressive Arts for Education Scotland

Yvonne Gerrard, Team Leader in Literacy for Education Scotland

Hilary Bombart, Development Officer in Literacy for Education Scotland

Andrew Brown, Head of Glow for Education Scotland

Pre-Project Educational Research & Development

Philip Donnelly

Digitisation of films

Words and Actions

Charmaine Gilbert

Editorial Support

Faith McDonald, Faithful Publishing Services

Administration support

Helen Bywater

Film Acquisition

Kyrie MacTavish

Caren Willig, Reframing Languages Research Officer for British Film Institute (BFI)

Mark Reid, Head of Education for British Film Institute (BFI)


Ben Seven and Dan Plunkett at Kin

Web Development and Management

Paolo Ciarrocca and Ben Seven at Kin (Graham Turnbull, Richard Clegg and Sven Edge until 2015)

Educational content

Several teachers and education practitioners greatly helped us with the development of educational content on the website. They are:

  • Bill Boyd
  • Jonathan Charles
  • David Griffith
  • Athole McLauchlan
  • Juliet Rees
  • Gail Robertson
  • Kerry Abercrombie
  • Kerry Brown
  • Ian Cameron
  • Tina Dingwall
  • Kimberley Draffen
  • Claire Gilligan
  • Fraser Johnston
  • Lynda Kazimoglu
  • Melanie Keles
  • Lorna McMillan
  • Julie Ormiston
  • Suzanne Ritchie
  • Louise Sedgewick

Certain educational content has been repurposed from the now archived Languages on Screen website, so thanks to the following contributors: David Griffith, Mairi Clement, Rachel Docherty, Anke Hilt, Lynne Horn, Lynne Jones, Louise Lang, Jackie Mackenzie, Liam McGeady, William McNulty, Ann McVey and Jerry Simcock.

Thanks to British Film Institute (and its authors) for permission to use resources from Screening Shorts, Starting Stories 1, Starting Stories 2, Story Shorts 1, Story Shorts 2, Moving Shorts and Real Shorts collections.

Special thanks to these organisations:

Creative Scotland

Screen Scotland

Education Scotland

British Film Institute (BFI)