Scottish National Film Studios Edit


Agent Type
Corporate Entity


  • 1946-1954 (Existence)

Name Forms

  • Scottish National Film Studios


  • Biography/Historical Note

    Est 1946, with managing director Joseph MacLeod, from a project conceived the previous year by Hugh S Roberton, Moultrie Kelsall, William McLellan, William Montgomerie and T G Wolk.

    Ambitious plans to create film studios in Scotland with a slate of feature film productions and a Scottish newsreel . Macleod resigned in 1947 and the project slipped into abeyance. The company finally ceased trading 1954

    Book: ‘From Limelight to Satellite’ ed E Dick pub BFI/SFC London 1990.