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Here you will find a selection of short animated films and historic film clips. At the foot of the page are links to this material arranged by contributor.

16mm Silent Films
Two silent films produced for ferry and bus operator David MacBrayne in the 1940s
Adams & Whitehouse films for Railway Roundabout
Five silent films about steam railways in the Highlands. They were made for the 1950s TV programme "Railway Roundabout" by John Adams and Patrick Whitehouse
Before the Raid
Clips from a British propaganda film made in Portmahomack in 1942
Guthan nan Eilean / Island Voices
40 short videos, aimed at learners of both English and Gaelic, which show daily life in Uist and Benbecula.
Highland Deaf Culture - Our Memories & Language
A collection of interviews which record the fascinating social histories of British Sign Language (BSL) Users in the Highlands and Islands
Jimmy Nairn Films
A selection of films by Inverness cinema manager, photographer & film maker, Jimmy Nairn
Kingussie High School - Archive Film
Archive film footage of various school events and excursions featuring pupils and teachers of Kingussie Primary and High School
Nurses League of Inverness Hospitals (film)
A video from the reunion in 1986 of people who had worked as nurses at hospitals in Inverness from the 1930s onwards.
Pilgrimage to St Valery
A film about the journey made by a group of ex-servicemen from The Queens Own Cameron Highlanders (51st Highland Division) to northern France in 1961
Tain & District Through The War Years
Two interviews which formed part of a project concerning the recollections of people who lived in and around Tain during World War II.
TCT - Aura A (videos)
A collection of videos by Scottish artists Dalziell + Scullion on the theme of the environment and our interaction with it.

TCT - Continuum (videos)
Two excerpts from a video installation by artist Olwen Shone.
TCT - Passing Places - The Real Outer Hebrides (videos)
Over 60 short films made by people in the Western Isles during the year 2000.
TCT - Road Ends Sculpture (videos)
Two short films about the Road Ends Community Sculpture Project on Uist and Benbecula.
TCT - The Crafts Project (videos)
Ten short films which look at the crafts of woodturning, basket weaving and textile printing.
Their Past, Your Future 2009
A collection of videos showing people who lived through World War II talk about their experiences to classes of primary school children.
WHA - An Turas Siar (cartoons)
A seven-part animated series called "The Journey West" which was made for Grampian and Scottish Television.
WHA - Bog Fliuch (cartoons)
A seven-part animated series called "The Journey West" which was made for Grampian and Scottish Television.
WHA - Gàidhlig Gu Leòr (cartoons)
Eight animated films produced for the 'Gaelic Galore' series which was broadcast by the BBC in 1996.
WHA - Gaisgich na Gaidhealtachd (cartoons)
Nine animated films produced in workshops held by West Highland Animation. Many of these films either won or were nominated for prestigious awards
WHA - Uruisg na h-Alba (cartoons)
Five animated films which were broadcast in Scotland as part of the Scottish Urisk Animation Series on Grampian and Scottish Television.
WHA - West Highland Animation (cartoons)
Two animated films, "Ogopogo and Nessie" and "The Monster Midge"

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