Young Films Foundation
The Young Films Foundation is a residency scheme based on the Isle of Skye offering advanced training opportunities to Scotland’s up-and-coming film and TV talent. Surrounded by some of Scotland’s most awe inspiring scenery and under the guidance and mentorship of leading names in the UK film and TV industry, participants on the scheme are given a unique personally tailored step-up on their chosen career paths in the industry.
The YFF will be showing short film Archie and highlights from the 2019 residency.
YFF ambassador and Inbetweeners star Joe Thomas will co-host a short Q&A with founder Christopher Young and 2019 YFF participant Ali Taylor, international screenplay writer Olivia Hetreed (A Girl With The Pearl Earring, Wuthering Heights) and acclaimed TV director Jonny Campbell (Informer, West World,
The Casual Vacancy).
Archie receives a letter which sends him on a terrifying and magical journey to the Outer Hebrides.
A new animation film from Domenica More-Gordon which heralds an exciting new departure for Young Films – Archie is now being developed as a major TV series with BBC TV and is set to enter production in 2020.