Scottish Youth Film Festival 2020

The 6th annual Scottish Youth Film Festival (SYFF) takes place this weekend, on Saturday 24 and Sunday 25 October.

The programme features animation, talks, screenings, workshops, and film industry insider sessions for school age young people who are interested in all aspects of filmmaking.

SYFF is free to attend and all events will take place online. You can book your free ticket on the SYFF Eventbrite page.

Awards will be presented for the best animation, documentary and live action films in the Primary and Secondary school age ranges. Highlights include workshops on make up artistry, acting, horror, vertical filmmaking, storyboarding and more.

Check out the full SYFF programme for Saturday and Sunday.

More about the Scottish Youth Film Festival

The Scottish Youth Film Festival (SYFF) is a charity which aims to improve the life outcomes of young people in Scotland through film. SYFF do this in three ways. With their annual festival, through film education in schools, and through Outreach film projects which target young people who would not normally get the chance to make a film. Find out more about SYFF at