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Douglas Mackinnon is one of the UKs most experienced and prominent high end TV drama directors. His credits include Sherlock, Dr Who and Line of Duty. He recently took time out of his busy schedule to come to Screen Academy Scotland to work with our students including small group sessions as well as a larger masterclass using Sherlock: The Abominable Bride as a case study. 

Following the masterclass Douglas did a short filmed interview with Screenwriter and Screen Academy Scotland MA Screenwriting Programme Leader James Mavor.

Douglas Mackinnon Interview
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