The role of honour for the 2012 edition of the Festival is called, included the winner of The MIchael Powell Award for the Best British Feature Film.
Composers Julian Nott (Wallace and Gromit) and Dickon Hinchcliffe (Shadow Dancer, Project Nim) are among the renowned composers lending their talents to this year's Composers Lab. They are joined by two of the participants who explain how much they've gained from the programme.
Scottish actress Kelly Macdonald talks about her lead role as Merida in Disney-Pixar’s spectacular new animated feature Brave at the Edinburgh International Film Festival European Premiere.
Scottish First Minister Alex Salmond talks about the exciting European Premiere of Disney-Pixar’s spectacular new animated feature Brave at the Edinburgh International Film Festival and the importance of the Festival to the country.
Scottish star Robbie Coltrane talks about his role as Lord Dingwall in Disney-Pixar’s spectacular new animated feature Brave at the Edinburgh International Film Festival European Premiere, and reminisces about working for the Festival many years ago.
Scottish star Kevin McKidd talks about his dual role as Lord MacGuffin Disney-Pixar’s spectacular new animated feature Brave at the Edinburgh International Film Festival European Premiere.
Director Bobcat Goldthwait and actor Joel Murray talk about their collaboration on the biting satirical comedy God Bless America. They riff on reality stars and the ultra-violent remedy their characters administer for America’s cultural ills.
In a short highlight of the In Person event at this year's Festival, Hollywood legend and EIFF juror Elliot Gould discusses the difficulties of his first film, his relationship with director Robert Altman and landing the role of Trapper John in M*A*S*H.
EIFF favourite James Marsh discusses tense thriller Shadow Dancer which receives a UK Premiere at this year’s Edinburgh International Film Festival. The Oscar®-winning director talks about setting the drama in Troubles-era Northern Ireland and working with stars Clive Owen and Andrea Riseborough.
Director Peter Strickland talks exclusively to EIFFtv about his anti-horror Berberian Sound Studio which receives a World Premiere at EIFF 2012. The film features a remarkable lead performance from Toby Jones and has been called by Variety, "a tense, teasing triumph". The interview features first excerpts from the film.
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