Films and Interviews

Below are links to various interviews and films about the Book of Deer and in particular the archaeological digs.  

This is a YouTube channel which brings together several items in one place.

Links to some specific items.

The Book of Deer dig 2018 by Feart Films

Interviews by Alice Jaspars

2018 – A programme made by Pat McLeod of Midas Media featuring the Book of Deer and our last archaeological dig at Deer Abbey was broadcast on BBC ALBA on Wednesday 10th January 2018 from 9.00 – 10.00pm.  The programme is called “Air Tòir Manachainn Dhèir (The Lost Monastery of Deer)”.  The programme was repeated on Mon 15th Jan at 10.30pm.

This was an excellent programme looking at the Book of Deer and its use in a monastery in Buchan Aberdeenshire over 1000 years ago and the search for the monastery.

2012 – The Book of Deer and the archaeological dig was featured in the series The Great British Story on BBC2 – presented by Michael Wood and the series was shown from April onwards.