Production

Jan Read

Jan Read

Jan Read, alumnus of St Andrews University, co-writes the Ealing classic The Blue Lamp (released in 1950).

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Filming of Never Let Me Go

Filming of <i>Never Let Me Go</i>

Filming for Never Let Me Go takes place at the Andrew Melville Hall in St Andrews.

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Chariots of Fire

Chariots of Fire

The filming of the iconic beach sequence within Chariots of Fire at West Sands began in April 1980. The film would win the Academy Award for ‘Best Picture’.

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Cedric Thorpe Davie composes the score for Rob Roy: The Highland Rogue

Cedric Thorpe Davie composes the score for Rob Roy: The Highland Rogue

Cedric Thorpe Davie, Professor of Music at University of St Andrews, composes the score for the Disney film, Rob Roy: The Highland Rogue, starring Richard Todd,

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The earliest surviving films of St Andrews

The earliest surviving films of St Andrews

Film cameras record Field Marshall Sir Douglas Haig’s installation as the Rector of St Andrews. This is one of the oldest surviving films from St Andrews.

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