We’re delighted that Film Town, our community filmmaking project, is a 2020 Scottish Charity Awards finalist and up for two prizes.
Held annually by the Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations (SCVO), the Scottish Charity Awards celebrate the best of Scotland’s voluntary sector.
Film Town, which works with local partners to address economic deprivation and rural isolation in Hawick and the Scottish Borders, is shortlisted in the Demonstrating Digital category.
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All finalists are also up for the People’s Choice Award, which is voted for by the public.
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Film Town is Alchemy’s community filmmaking initiative.
Encompassing workshops, partnerships and an open access media lab in Hawick town centre, it works to the benefit of Hawick and its unique communities by widening accessibility and inclusion for audiences, participants and partners, and by challenging social, physical and communication barriers.
Film Town events aim to create positive and supportive working environments, while contributing to Hawick’s economic regeneration through an investment in its cultural identity.
You can read more about Film Town’s projects here.