New Light Studios

social, sustainable and environmental filming

 

 

New Light Studio

Owned and run by Alexander Whittle. New Light Studio (NLS) is a small, independent film company based in Innerleithen, South of Edinburgh in The Scottish Borders. Alex was a freelancer in the film industry for over 20 years and is highly experienced. This experience includes photography and director skills, creative thinking, storytelling to complete film industry knowledge.

Alex is a visual creative, who offers writing and storytelling, director and production services and hires freelance production crews, camera operatives and team as his projects require.

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Our Past Productions

Some of our previous work

Lava Bombs

Lava Bombs

A feature length documentary now on Amazon Prime and Apple TV looking at the 2021 eruption in La Palma, Spain.  With unique access to all the main protagonist we are able to see what really happened, what worked and what needs to be improved.  Director: Alexander...

Shazas Story

Shazas Story

A short form doc covering the story of a young female Syrian refugee who found meaning in giving back.  Very successfully used to highlight MTI's work to enable them to raise further funds. Director: Alexander Whittle

Brave Blue World

Brave Blue World

Highly acclaimed Netflix feature length Documentary looking at global solutions to the water crisis. Directors: Tim Neeves and Alexander Whittle Producer: Alexander Whittle 

Production Slate

Films being worked on

The Ultimate Fire

The Ultimate Fire

The Ultimate Fire is a captivating feature length documentary that takes viewers on a journey through the ages to explore the profound impact of energy on the development of human civilisation, culture, and imagination. Nothing will impact the future of human kind...

Out of her shadow

Out of her shadow

A short film based in Edinburgh that aims to show whats happens when a woman’s desire is ignited in an environment where everyone seems to be vanilla, will they keep up.

Secret Spectacles

Secret Spectacles

A feature length drama that follows the true life story of a girl whose brother disappears on the migration to the USA, she turns amateur detective and almost loses it all