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  • Reel Success

    • Posted Thursday 30 June, 2011

     EIFF's Reel Science hits the mark.

  • Lazy Sunday Afternoon

    Lazy Sunday Afternoon

    • Posted Sunday 26 June, 2011

    EIFF may be winding down for another year but there’s still a chance to sit back, relax and catch a few more big screen events

  • Meet Kim Cattrall

    Meet Kim Cattrall

    • Posted Sunday 26 June, 2011

    Star Guest of the Fest Kim Cattrall visited EIFF this week to chat about her latest indie feature Meet Monica Velour

  • The boys from Bastoy

    The boys from Bastoy

    • Posted Saturday 25 June, 2011

    The King of Devil’s Island is the result of more than ten years of research and a gruelling 48 day shoot. Here Marius Holst tells EIFF about recreating the Bastoy reform school for underprivileged boys and keeping a brood of young actors out of trouble.

  • Cutty Sark Blended Scotch Whisky & Centre for the Moving Image Announce Short Film Competition

    Cutty Sark Blended Scotch Whisky & Centre for the Moving Image Announce Short Film Competition

    • Posted Saturday 25 June, 2011

    A new year-long sponsorship deal between EIFF's parent company CMI Scotland and Festival sponsor Cutty Sark Blended Scotch Whisky is good news for filmmakers

  • Family matters

    Family matters

    • Posted Saturday 25 June, 2011

    Director Yasemin Samdereli talks to EIFF about writing and directing with her sister Nesrin, strong women, and catching pigs

  • A Better Life awaits

    A Better Life awaits

    • Posted Saturday 25 June, 2011

    We caught up with About a Boy director Chris Weitz to discuss immigration, LA, and family ties

  • Conflict | Reportage: On the Scene at EIFF

    Conflict | Reportage: On the Scene at EIFF

    • Posted Friday 24 June, 2011

    EIFF's brand new Conflict | Reportage strand brings war reporting to the big screen

  • Welcome to the Nokia Shorts Weekender Closing Party and Awards Showcase

    Welcome to the Nokia Shorts Weekender Closing Party and Awards Showcase

    • Posted Friday 24 June, 2011

    EIFF invites you to the Nokia Shorts Weekender Closing Party and Awards Showcase to enjoy the screening of this exciting event, support the filmmakers, and celebrate until the early hours

  • Six of the Fest: Family films

    Six of the Fest: Family films

    • Posted Friday 24 June, 2011

    Whether about families or for families, this selection of films promises something old, something new, something borrowed but nothing blue

  • Maybe You Missed...

    Maybe You Missed...

    • Posted Thursday 23 June, 2011

    They're back! Great movies, all day. Join us at EIFF this Sunday for the last chance to see some Festival favourites

  • EIFF Recommends: Kitsch

    EIFF Recommends: Kitsch

    • Posted Thursday 23 June, 2011

    We're told, ‘camp mocks bad taste; kitsch exploits it.’ Given that bad taste tends to be a matter of opinion, EIFF is pleased to present this set of quirky, highly entertaining films with popular appeal

  • Bike Powered Cinema

    Bike Powered Cinema

    • Posted Wednesday 22 June, 2011

    Cutty Sark Blended Scotch Whisky and EIFF launch a day of Cutty Sark Bike Powered Cinema screenings

  • Tales of the unexpected

    Tales of the unexpected

    • Posted Tuesday 21 June, 2011

    Jarred Alterman's striking film is the story of the Zwanikken family living in a converted monastery in Mertola, Portugal. Here he talks to EIFF about micronarratives, Charlie Chaplin and robotic ants.

  • Alastair Mackenzie talks Perfect Sense

    Alastair Mackenzie talks Perfect Sense

    • Posted Tuesday 21 June, 2011

    When Kim Fupz Aakeson’s loosely translated screenplay arrived at Sigma’s offices in Glasgow, David Mackenzie asked for a second opinion…

  • Around the world in eight shorts

    Around the world in eight shorts

    • Posted Tuesday 21 June, 2011

    No time for a weekend away? See the world on screen and make it a Nokia Shorts Weekender

  • Hedonistic Primates: James Marsh on Project Nim

    Hedonistic Primates: James Marsh on Project Nim

    • Posted Monday 20 June, 2011

    Oscar-winning director James Marsh returns to EIFF with another knock-out documentary

  • Six of the Fest: Reel Science

    Six of the Fest: Reel Science

    • Posted Monday 20 June, 2011

    A brand new strand at EIFF seeks to explore the human brain through the medium of film. Join us on a journey through time, space, and the brilliant minds of Reel Science

  • Liz Garbus and Bobby Fischer Against the World

    Liz Garbus and Bobby Fischer Against the World

    • Posted Monday 20 June, 2011

    Liz Garbus discusses chess obsession and her documentary feature Bobby Fischer Against the World

  • Love in a cold climate

    Love in a cold climate

    • Posted Sunday 19 June, 2011

    The clue is in the title with Carter Ferguson’s new film, Fast Romance. This veteran fight-director putdown his guns and set his heart on reviving romance in Scotland

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EIFF 2015 Prepared for Takeoff with American Airlines

American Airlines will be the Official Airline Partner of EIFF 2015, supporting the Little Big Screen main retrospective

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