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  • In Profile: Errol Morris

    In Profile: Errol Morris

    • Posted Thursday 29 May, 2008

    Groundbreaking documentarian, former private detective and winner of a bet which resulted in Werner Herzog eating his shoe...we take a look at the incredible career of Errol Morris.

  • Six of the Fest: Documentaries

    Six of the Fest: Documentaries

    • Posted Thursday 29 May, 2008

    To kick off our series of genre guides, we look at a selection of vital documentaries, ranging from the maniacal to the mythical.

  • Terror incognita

    Terror incognita

    • Posted Thursday 29 May, 2008

    Tribeca Film Festival award-winner Let the Right One In brings pomp to this year’s colourful horror line-up.

  • Hideous Kinski

    Hideous Kinski

    • Posted Thursday 29 May, 2008

    Startling footage of legendary actor Klaus Kinski’s forays into evangelism to receive an International Premiere at EIFF, with son Nikolai Kinski expected to attend.

  • Dark knight

    Dark knight

    • Posted Friday 23 May, 2008

    Sir Ben Kingsley turns in his most remarkable performance since Sexy Beast in The Wackness - a Sundance smash which is set to stun audiences at EIFF.

  • The Skinny Selection

    The Skinny Selection

    • Posted Friday 23 May, 2008

    The Skinny have joined EIFF as an official media partner for 2008. They cast a discerning eye over the Mirrorball programme to reveal 'The Skinny Selection'.

  • Love in the time of machina

    Love in the time of machina

    • Posted Friday 23 May, 2008

    Professor Hiroshi Ishiguro hit the headlines last year when he created an eerily lifelike android, and his fascinating story is told in the documentary Mechanical Love.

  • Action! 2008 programme launches

    Action! 2008 programme launches

    • Posted Wednesday 07 May, 2008

    With 142 features from 29 countries and a staggering 15 World Premieres, the 62nd Edinburgh International Film Festival is bringing films to light.

  • Best of British

    Best of British

    • Posted Wednesday 07 May, 2008

    We take a look at the stunning range of British films in the running for the Michael Powell Award.

  • Terrific ticket offers

    Terrific ticket offers

    • Posted Wednesday 07 May, 2008

    Save up to 20% when you buy EIFF 2008 tickets online, or see the entire Jeanne Moreau Retrospective for only £45.

  • Test headline

    • Posted Tuesday 06 May, 2008
  • Opening Night Gala Announced

    Opening Night Gala Announced

    • Posted Thursday 10 April, 2008

    Stars Keira Knightley and Sienna Miller are expected to join director John Maybury on the red carpet for the Opening Night Gala of EIFF 2008, The Edge of Love.

  • Mirrorball tickets on sale 11 April

    Mirrorball tickets on sale 11 April

    • Posted Thursday 10 April, 2008

    Tickets for the Mirrorball live events, A Trip Out with British Sea Power and An Unusual Void go on sale from Friday 11 April.

  • Counterfeiters director credits EIFF

    Counterfeiters director credits EIFF

    • Posted Thursday 10 April, 2008

    Fresh from his Oscar® triumph, director Stefan Ruzowitzky thanks EIFF for helping to make The Counterfeiters an international success.

  • Mirrorball Announces British Sea Power and VJ/AV Events

    Mirrorball Announces British Sea Power and VJ/AV Events

    • Posted Thursday 03 April, 2008

    On sale from Friday 11 April.

  • EIFF Web Membership

    • Posted Friday 28 March, 2008

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  • Oscar triumph for Tilda

    Oscar triumph for Tilda

    • Posted Tuesday 26 February, 2008

    EIFF Patron Tilda Swinton last night picked up the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress, in recognition of her outstanding performance in Michael Clayton.

  • In Profile: Jeanne Moreau

    • Posted Monday 11 February, 2008

    We take a look at the career of French cinema legend Moreau, who will be the subject of a major retrospective at EIFF 2008.

  • In Profile: Shirley Clarke

    In Profile: Shirley Clarke

    • Posted Monday 11 February, 2008

    We take a look at the career of groundbreaking filmmaker Shirley Clarke, the subject of a retrospective at EIFF 2008.

  • 62nd EIFF retrospectives announced

    62nd EIFF retrospectives announced

    • Posted Monday 11 February, 2008

    The retrospective programmes for EIFF 2008 will celebrate the work of French cinema legend Jeanne Moreau and influential American filmmaker Shirley Clarke.

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