EIFF 2016 Press Online Accreditation is now OPEN

Each year, Edinburgh International Film Festival welcomes up to 400 media representatives from all over the world.

PRESS & INDUSTRY SCREENINGS LIST: From 25 May, you can access the .pdf of press and industry screenings under DOWNLOADS (Log in to 'My Account' at the top right menu of this website. After you log in, click on 'Downloads' on the left hand side menu.)

The EIFF Press Office will be located in the Delegate Centre at the Traverse Theatre. The Press team will assist you in finding your way through the festival and handle any interview requests.

An EIFF press accreditation includes:

  • Entry to Press and Industry screenings
  • Delegate Centre access
  • EIFF Industry & Press Guide
  • EIFF 2016 Catalogue
  • Videotheque access

If you have any queries about press accreditation, please email

For all other press related queries:


Press registration

Register now as a press member.