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  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Fill Your Diary! Daily Picks for Week 1

    Fill Your Diary! Daily Picks for Week 1

    • Posted Thursday 12 June, 2014

    Edinburgh International Film Festival 2014 is almost here. If the old adage about apples and doctors is anything to go by, we reckon the same goes for films! Here we present to you a free-for-all selection of one film to watch at EIFF for each day the Festival runs.

  • Announcing: Filmhouse Recommends 2014!

    Announcing: Filmhouse Recommends 2014!

    • Posted Wednesday 18 June, 2014

    Filmhouse is the official home of Edinburgh International Film Festival. We know that Filmhouse members trust our taste, so this year we're bringing you some Festival recommendations especially for our Filmhouse members and devotees!

  • Opening Night: Hyena

    Opening Night: Hyena

    • Posted Tuesday 17 June, 2014

    Opening Night is almost upon us. Welcome to our 12-day celebration of film!

  • Family Fun in June

    Family Fun in June

    • Posted Wednesday 11 June, 2014

    Did you know that EIFF has a fantastic line-up of films for the family?

    From short animations to feature length films, EIFF has films from around the world that children and adults can enjoy together.

  • EIFF 2014 Award Juries Announced

    EIFF 2014 Award Juries Announced

    • Posted Tuesday 10 June, 2014

    Today EIFF is delighted to announce the competition juries for 2014. These include the juries for the  Michael Powell Award Competition, the International Competition, the Documentary Competition, the Short Film Competition and the Student Critics Jury.

  • EIFF Announces Talent Development Participants

    EIFF Announces Talent Development Participants

    • Posted Monday 26 May, 2014

    Edinburgh International Film Festival is delighted to announce the participants of our 2014 Talent Development programme.

  • An Insight into the Edinburgh International Film Festival

    An Insight into the Edinburgh International Film Festival

    • Posted Friday 16 May, 2014

    An Insight into the Edinburgh International Film Festival is a short course offered every year by EIFF and the University of Edinburgh.

  • World Premiere of Brit Crime Thriller Hyena to Open Edinburgh

    • Posted Monday 12 May, 2014

    Plus Nine Films to Contend for Michael Powell Award Including Six World Premieres

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