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The University of Edinburgh, in association with Edinburgh International Film Festival, will be creating an open-air cinema for seven days this month.
EIFF today announced that the main 2015 retrospective is LITTLE BIG SCREEN, which will offer a rare opportunity to see some of the finest American TV movies from the 1960s and 70s.
EIFF and the Royal Scottish National Orchestra (RSNO) are celebrating the 30th anniversary of EIFF’s UK Premiere of Back To The Future with a special screening alongside a live performance of the film's score
Are you still struggling for ideas on what to see this year at the festival? Web Editor Reece Cargan rounds up 'who is saying what' about the 2015 programme.
Cult classics, family favourites and Oscar-winning performances are to feature in a series of open air cinema screenings in a dramatic setting this August.
EIFF announces a pair of fascinating retrospectives for the 70th edition of the festival in June.
EDINBURGH INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES THE WORLD PREMIERE OF WHISKY GALORE! AS THE 2016 CLOSING NIGHT GALA
Edinburgh International Film Festival is delighted to announce that the much anticipated remake of the iconic Scottish comedy Whisky Galore! will close the 70th edition of the festival on Sunday 26th June 2016.
Tartan produced in collaboration with Edinburgh College of Art and Bute Fabrics celebrates the Festival’s 70th edition
The Festival celebrates its 70th edition with a series of iconic films in glorious 70mm prints.
BOOK NOW: EDINBURGH INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES THE WORLD PREMIERE OF TOMMY’S HONOUR AS THE 2016 OPENING NIGHT GALA
Edinburgh, April 2016 – Edinburgh International Film Festival is delighted to announce that enthralling drama Tommy’s Honour will open the 70th edition of the festival on Wednesday 15th June 2016.
Edinburgh International Film Festival and StudioCanal announce World Premiere of the 4K restored classic HIGHLANDER.
Edinburgh International Film Festival celebrates the best of Scottish talent, from cult classics, documentaries and animation to the best new feature films and shorts the country has to offer.
Edinburgh International Film Festival's 2016 retrospectives, from classic French cinema and the first wave of superhero films to a series of 70mm masterpieces, are on sale now.
Lights, camera and outdoor action - Film Fest in the City returns to Edinburgh's St Andrew Square this summer with a series of free screenings!
Edinburgh International Film Festival (EIFF) today unveiled details of its celebrated Black Box programming strand. Showcasing the best in experimental filmmaking Black Box combines thought-provoking new works with retrospectives and special events.
Artistic Director Mark Adams today unveiled details of the programme for the upcoming Edinburgh International Film Festival (EIFF), taking place next month between the 15th and 26th of June.
Edinburgh International Film Festival (EIFF) today revealed details of the much-anticipated Animation programme scheduled to take place as part of next month’s landmark 70th edition with a number of acclaimed shorts set to screen between 21st and 24th June.
Edinburgh International Film Festival (EIFF) has today announced details of the EIFF Youth Hub. Taking place from 17-20 June, EIFF Youth Hub presents a free programme of filmmaker masterclasses, workshops and careers advice for 15-25 year olds.
Edinburgh International Film Festival’s (EIFF) upcoming landmark 70th edition offers a programme packed full of genre gems from across the worlds of fantasy and horror film.
Kim Knowles, curator of our experimental Black Box strand, talks to us about why experimental film is so special to her, and such an important and innovative part of the Edinburgh International Film Festival (EIFF).
The red carpet is set to be glittering with stars at the Edinburgh International Film Festival 2016! Guests from around the world will descend upon EIFF this month to celebrate its landmark 70th Edition, taking place between the 15th and 26th June.
Edinburgh International Film Festival (EIFF) has announced a two-day event, SOUND + VISION, a special convergence of film and music hosted in partnership with Summerhall and their local music night ‘Nothing Ever Happens Here’.
EIFF Animation Programmer Iain Gardner talks us through the unique talents of Will Anderson and Ainslie Henderson ahead of this year's EIFF retrospective.
Kim Knowles, EIFF Black Box curator, shines a light on Lizzie Borden's Regrouping in the context of this year's special retrospective. Regrouping was first screened at EIFF in 1976 and is making its return 40 years later at our 70th edition.
EIFF Programme Manager James Rice explains the complex and fascinating journey of Danger: Diabolik to our screen at Filmhouse this evening.
We did an interview with Brady Corbet ahead of the EIFF UK Premiere of The Childhood of a Leader to find out what the film is about, why it took a decade to finish it, and why he chose to shoot it on 35mm.
A slightly different story about a guy with superpowers who also happens to be a hardened criminal and drug addict, but wants to change his ways. Nick Love - director of American Hero - talks to us about Stephen Dorff, superhero films, and why he hates Superman.
This year’s Documentary strand is full of passionate political films, covering everything from the global arms trade to sustainable living. Marketing intern Kyra Gaunt talks us through 5 of the best political documentaries of all time, plus highlights from this year’s Festival.
EIFF Artistic Director Mark Adams explores the French threads running through this year's Edinburgh International Film Festival, from cult icons and famous faces to new stars, from dazzling 80s cinema to space age kitsch.
We want you to have a nice time at EIFF, but life isn't all bunny rabbits and rainbows. Sometimes The Fear comes knocking at your door, and the best thing for you to do is embrace it and take it to the movies. Here's a round up of the stuff of nightmares at this year's festival.
To celebrate the 20th anniversary of Trainspotting ahead of today's EIFF screening, we celebrate the finest moments from one of the best Scottish films ever to land on our cinema screens. Choose life. Choose Trainspotting.
Short film programmer Lydia Beilby offers a tantalising peek into some of the treasures contained within this year’s programme.
The EIFF 2016 staff have taken time out of their busy schedules to pick their favourite films from the festival thus far. In case you're feeling overwhelmed by the vast array of screenings on offer, we've collated a digestible breakdown that should make life a little easier for you.
Gather round for Iain Gardner's animated words on winning some awards at the Annecy International Animation Festival last weekend, ahead of a week of excellent animated film at EIFF.
Edinburgh International Film Festival (EIFF) has today announced a new Screenwriter-in-Residence programme, supported by the Wellcome Trust and in partnership with the Beltane Public Engagement Network, which will make connections between the worlds of film and science.
Being a Young Programmer is an excellent opportunity for young people who are serious about film to take part in a well-established, vibrant and innovative film festival. A few of them took some time out to write reviews about their favourite films at EIFF 2016.
Edinburgh International Film Festival (EIFF) today announced the Award Winners for this year’s 70th edition as well as confirming the Best of the Fest films.
Taika Waititi's brilliant odd couple road trip story starring Sam Neill and Julian Dennison takes home prestigious award at Edinburgh International Film Festival
With the 70th Edinburgh International Film Festival approaching its final weekend, organisers are paying tribute to the funders, partners and supporters who have made this year’s milestone edition possible.
EDINBURGH INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL CELEBRATES ITS 70TH EDITION WITH A FURTHER INCREASE IN ADMISSIONS
Edinburgh International Film Festival is celebrating a hugely successful 70th edition of the Festival which saw impressive audience numbers, an array of high profile talent from around the globe in attendance and widespread support across the city.
The EIFF Short Film Challenge 2016 celebrates new and emerging filmmakers from across Scotland, with this year's winners announced after a screening which took place at Filmhouse on Saturday 6 August 2016.
Edinburgh International Film Festival seeks emerging talent and announces submissions timeline for the 71st edition of the Festival in 2017, including opening date and closing deadlines for entries.
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