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17 October 2014
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Welcome to the Scotland on Film website
Experience 20th century Scottish life in sound and vision, with our evocative collection of clips from Scotland's historic film, television and radio archives. You can leave your memories and share your thoughts of life in Scotland on the lively Forum and, if you’re new to the website, why not get started with the guide?
The series is over now but the site is always crammed with the cream of Scotland's archive footage as used in the TV programme, gathered from the BBC and Scottish Screen vaults.
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Take a look at film and radio clips from your region, or investigate Scotland-Wide clips.

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Edinburgh Slums (1961)
Edinburgh SlumsWitness the hard, cramped living conditions in Edinburgh in early '60s, in this clip from the BBC's Panorama about Edinburgh's Slums.
"I started Rosebank Primary School, Dundee, in 1942. Three years later I became a latch-key kid when my mother resumed her working life."
Elizabeth Pryd, Dundee
HolidaysWhere did you go on your holidays? Spain, or somewhere closer to home? The Forum's the place to share your memories of how Scots travelled in days gone by.

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