Compston helps out with cameo appearance

A STAR of hit movies, Red Road and Sweet Sixteen, has just helped out a young Scottish filmmaker by making a cameo appearance in his internet-based film.

Martin Compston has just filmed a scene for episode six of Night is Day, being made by Fraser Coull.

The film, downloadable via, has also secured permission to shoot scenes for the episode at The Lighthouse architecture and design centre in Glasgow, plus the University of Glasgow.

Each episode is 10-15 minutes long, with the sixth lasting 25 minutes. Episode one is free to watch.