It has been very inspiring for me. It has challenged me in unforeseen ways and has got me to challenge my own work.

Micheal Lee Richardson, YFF19 Participant

It has all been such valuable time and I would thoroughly recommend it.

Ali Taylor, YFF19 Participant

This week has made me feel like I’m on the inside. That is such a gift.

Omar Raza, YFF19 Participant

Young Films week has been a much bigger journey than I thought it was going to be.

Daisy Costello, YFF19 Participant

A whirlwind of ideas and inspiration— grab it with both hands and get on with it.

Emma Lennox, YFF19 Participant

I had a lot of feedback and what stood out was there was too much happening and the heart of the story wasn’t coming through.

John Murdo Macaulay, YFF19 Participant


YFF didn’t leave any rock unturned. I don’t know where the gaps are. I don’t think there are any gaps in what we could have covered.

Rory Gibson, YFF18 Participant

It was so nice to have such wonderful support from such incredible mentors. 

Robin Haig, YFF18 Participant

I managed to push the story idea even further than I had imagined I could. 

Lucas Hih Peng Kao, YFF18 Participant

As participants we got on really well and were very involved in each other’s projects in a supportive way.  

Caitlin Black, YFF18 Participant

This unique access to this sort of information and critique has blown my mind.

Pauline Boyle, YFF18 Participant

It was interesting to listen to them, the different views and perspectives people had of the stories, the same story but people see things from a different perspective from others.

Tormod Macleod, YFF18 Participant