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  • 46,000 Ticket Admissions for EIFF 2014

    46,000 Ticket Admissions for EIFF 2014

    • Posted Wednesday 02 July, 2014

    EIFF 2014 drew to a close on Sunday having screened 121 new features over the 12 day Festival. More than 46,000 admissions showed a 4% increase on 2013 for the 68th edition of Edinburgh International Film Festival
     

  • EIFF 2014 Audience Award Winner

    EIFF 2014 Audience Award Winner

    • Posted Sunday 29 June, 2014

    The 68th Edinburgh International Film Festival Audience Award winner is announced

  • EIFF 2014: Closing Night

    EIFF 2014: Closing Night

    • Posted Sunday 29 June, 2014

    EIFF is almost ready to draw to a close. Check out the latest news about Closing Night!

  • Announcing: Best of the Fest!

    Announcing: Best of the Fest!

    • Posted Thursday 26 June, 2014

    It's time to reveal our Best of the Fest. Don't miss your final chacne to see some of the best films of EIFF 2014!

    All Best of the Fest screenings take place on Sunday 29 June.

  • Graham Hughes' Practical Guide to a Spectacular Debut

    Graham Hughes' Practical Guide to a Spectacular Debut

    • Posted Monday 23 June, 2014

    A Practical Guide to a Spectacular Suicide makes its UK Premiere this week at EIFF. The film from first-time director Graham Hughes is nominated for the Michael Powell Award. We caught up with the director to hear more.

  • Why Leah Meyerhoff Believes in Unicorns

    Why Leah Meyerhoff Believes in Unicorns

    • Posted Saturday 28 June, 2014

    American indie director Leah Meyerhoff visits Edinburgh this week with the International Premiere of I Believe in Unicorns. We met up with her to hear more about the film.

  • Samantha’s Fuller Life

    Samantha’s Fuller Life

    • Posted Thursday 26 June, 2014

    Samantha Fuller, daughter of American maverick journalist, novelist, infantryman and filmmaker Samuel Fuller, comes to EIFF this week with a film dedicated to her late father. We caught up with her to learn more.

  • Gérard Depardieu

    Gérard Depardieu

    • Posted Saturday 28 June, 2014

    It is with regret that we have to announce that Gérard Depardieu has cancelled his attendance at the Film Festival this evening.

  • 2014 Award Winners Announced!

    2014 Award Winners Announced!

    • Posted Friday 27 June, 2014

    Edinburgh International Film Festival Awards acknowledge both national and international filmmaking talent and are recognised in the industry for rewarding and promoting excellence. We are proud to announce the winners of the EIFF 2014 Awards.

  • The Undead Visit EIFF

    The Undead Visit EIFF

    • Posted Saturday 21 June, 2014

    Pop culture documentary director Alexandre O Philippe visits EIFF this week with his latest UK Premiere. We caught up with him to hear more about his latest feature, Doc of the Dead, and why zombies are having a moment in popular culture – and at the Fest.

  • Cynthia Beatt on Truth and Fiction

    Cynthia Beatt on Truth and Fiction

    • Posted Friday 27 June, 2014

    Director Cynthia Beatt attended this year's EIFF in a dual role: as a visiting filmmaker and as the Chair of the Jury for The Award for Best Documentary Feature Film supported by Aljazeera. We spoke to her about her film and the Festival experience ahead of this year's Awards Ceremony.

  • The Student Critics Jury Has Its Say

    • Posted Wednesday 25 June, 2014

    Now in its third year, the Student Critics Jury provides the unique opportunity for students in Scotland to experience the Edinburgh International Film Festival as jury members.

  • More Guests of the Fest

    More Guests of the Fest

    • Posted Tuesday 24 June, 2014

    EIFF 2014 is in full swing, and this week we're preparing to welcome lots more special guests to the capital. Here are some of the talented filmmakers and rising stars who will be arriving soon. Keep an eye out for them on the Red Carpet and at EIFF venues!

  • Hellion at EIFF

    Hellion at EIFF

    • Posted Tuesday 24 June, 2014

    Breaking Bad star Aaron Paul and actress Juliette Lewis star in Hellion – an EIFF International Premiere. We caught up with the film's writer and director, Kat Candler, who visits EIFF this week.

  • Gérard Depardieu visits EIFF

    Gérard Depardieu visits EIFF

    • Posted Tuesday 24 June, 2014

    Gérard Depardieu joins guests on the Red Carpet for the UK Premiere of Welcome to New York.

  • Filmhouse Recommends: Second Chances to See

    Filmhouse Recommends: Second Chances to See

    • Posted Monday 23 June, 2014

    As we enter the second week of EIFF, we have more recommendations from Filmhouse.

  • Fill Your Diary! Daily Picks for Week 2

    Fill Your Diary! Daily Picks for Week 2

    • Posted Sunday 22 June, 2014

    EIFF is in full swing, and week two is already hot on our heels! Here are some daily picks for the coming week for you to share with family and friends. Diaries at the ready...

  • EIFFtv Live at the Fest

    EIFFtv Live at the Fest

    • Posted Friday 20 June, 2014

    Our dedicated video news team EIFFtv is out in force this Fest. They're busy roving the Festival bringing you the top news, interviews, and red carpet features. 

  • From the Red Carpet

    From the Red Carpet

    • Posted Thursday 19 June, 2014

    The 68th edition of Edinburgh International Film Festival kicked off last night with the World Premiere of Hyena. We met a few familiar faces on the Red carpet to get their thoughts.

  • Guests of the Fest: See the Stars at EIFF

    Guests of the Fest: See the Stars at EIFF

    • Posted Tuesday 17 June, 2014

    EIFF 2014 is set to welcome a host of special guests. Take a look at some of the talented filmmakers and rising stars who will be arriving next week at the Festival and keep an eye out for them on the Red Carpet and at EIFF venues.

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