Front of House Liaisons (4 posts)
Position filled for 2013.
2 weeks including June Festival period plus training. 4 full-time posts.
The Front of House Liaisons play a key role in ensuring that the programmed events and screenings in the Festival's main venues keep to time. In the process you'll help with crowd control, make public announcements in the cinemas, act as a first point of contact for visiting filmmakers, respond to technical issues, and generally ensure that communication flows freely and smothly between the venue and various busy EIFF departments. Previous venue/front of house management/film production is relevant.
EIFF announces prize money increase to £20,000 for the Michael Powell Award & the return of the Best Documentary Award
Edinburgh International Film Festival (EIFF) today announced that it has increased its prize money for the Michael Powell Award for Best British Feature Film to £20,000 for 2014. In addition, the Festival will also see the return of the Award for Best Documentary Feature Film after a three-year hiatus.