First Ever Wild Film Festival Scotland Celebrates Success

Films, photography, special guests, talks, music and more with a great line-up of affordable and free events for the whole family Organisers have thanked the public for making the first ever Wild Film Festival Scotland a big success. The event involved a packed...

Epic Weekend in Store for all with Wild Film Festival Scotland

Films, photography, special guests, talks, music and more with a great line up of affordable and free events for the whole family An exciting weekend of award-winning films, stunning photography, celebrity guests, inspirational talks, controversy, art and music is in...

Southern Uplands Could Hold New Modern Wilderness for Scotland

Festival speaker encourages communities to review benefits of allowing land to return nature and creating iconic destinations A national rewilding expert is proposing that one of Scotland’s first modern wildernesses could be created in Dumfries and Galloway and the...

Wild Film Fayre Launched to Highlight Region’s Natural Wonders

Free event brings together more than a dozen of the top wildlife organisations in the region plus wildlife artists and craft makers Conservationists, filmmakers, photographers and wildlife tour operators are coming together for the Wild Film Fayre, a free event at the...

Film Festival Wins MSPs’ Praise After Motion to Scottish Parliament

Parties unite to support a new and exciting event for Scotland The Wild Film Festival Scotland has been praised as “a new and exciting event” for the country by MSPs of all the main parties. Colin Smyth, Labour MSP for the South of Scotland, put a motion to the...

Best of National and Regional Wildlife Photography Goes on Show

Dumfries Camera Club marks platinum year with festival exhibition while Gracefield hosts Britain’s best nature photos Dumfries Camera Club is celebrating the start of its 70th anniversary year – during which it will stage a special exhibition as part of the Wildlife...

Go Feral and Enjoy a Wild Time with Seven Events for £25

Special passes launched for Wild Film Festival Scotland The new Wild Film Festival Scotland will not only be a fabulous weekend of films, special guests and events – but has special Feral passes and day tickets offering exceptional value. Most films and events are...

Free Films and Events for Wild Film Festival Volunteers

Chance to be part of the team running a great new event that celebrates the natural world through film and photography The Wild Film Festival Scotland is calling for volunteers to help with a brand new event that is dedicated to celebrating the natural world through...

Scotland’s Newest Film Festival Unveils a Truly Wild Weekend

Join leading naturalists, broadcasters and filmmakers for an event that celebrates the wonders of the natural world The new Wild Film Festival Scotland has unveiled a programme packed with fabulous films from across the world, special guests and breathtaking...

New Festival Promotes Wildlife and Amazing Journeys

Explore one of Scotland’s loveliest regions, discover species saved from extinction, enjoy outstanding film and photography Wildlife enthusiasts are being invited to discover the hills, coasts, moors and woodlands of Dumfries and Galloway as part of the new Wild Film...

New Festival Promotes Walks, Wildlife and Amazing Journeys

Explore one of Scotland’s loveliest regions, discover species saved from extinction, enjoy outstanding film and photography Walkers are being invited to discover the hills, coasts, moors and woodlands of Dumfries and Galloway as part of the new Wild Film Festival...

New Film Festival Promises Amazing Journeys into the Wild

Grizzly bears to Komodo dragons – TV’s Iolo Williams at event celebrating nature through film, photography and discussion Springwatch presenter and documentary maker Iolo Williams will recall his wildlife adventures when he joins other star guests at the new Wild Film...

Wild Young Film Makers

Our Wild Young Film Makers project has been giving 12 to 25 year olds the skills and encouragement to make their own mini-documentaries. We’ve run a series of free sessions across the region, including four outdoor filming workshops at the NTS nature reserve at...

Top talks and presentations

The festival line-up will include famous names like Iolo Williams from Springwatch plus some of the tremendous talent from Dumfries and Galloway. Full details of the headline guests and the major films to be shown will be unveiled soon but we can already tell you that...

Intern Team to Play Key Role in Delivering Wild Film Festival

Opportunities are welcomed as a vital chance to help develop the next generation of Dumfries and Galloway talent. Three young Dumfries and Galloway interns will be gaining valuable career experience as part of Wild Film Festival Scotland (WFFS). All will be playing...

Join our Team – Chance for Interns to be Part of Wild Film Festival

Wildlife film festival offers young people opportunities to play a key role in a new festival and learn about events management Young people in Dumfries and Galloway are being offered the exciting opportunity to join the team which is organising the first ever Wild...