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Glasgow Film Festival: Behind the Scenes

The role of the Cinematographer in film

Sun 6 March 2022

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Wheelchair accessible

Wheelchair accessible

Two people examine a film camera.

Two people working with a film camera

This one-of-a-kind event will feature an experienced cinematograher, sharing crucial advice and insight into their cinematography career.

Brought to you by Behind the Scenes in association with BFI Film Academy Labs, this free, in-person event at Glasgow Film Festival is for young people looking to explore careers in Scotland’s film industry.

An expert Director of Photography, will discuss the importance of the role of Cinematographer on a film set and how the visuals of filmmaking help to convey a film’s narrative. This event is a great opportunity to learn more about the work of a DOP and cinematography, an essential aspect of filmmaking.

(Bérénice, Young Selector)

Behind the Scenes is supported by the BFI Venue Education Fund and Gannochy Trust, in partnership with Eden Court Highlands.

Open to the public, free to attend.

Events designed with 15-25 year olds in mind.




Event Type

Talks & Events




11:00am — 12:00pm




Free but ticketed


Wheelchair accessible

Tickets no longer available