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The final hours of EIFF are upon us! Our Web Editor, Nicola Balkind, recounts the Fest and looks forward to tonight's closing festivities.
This year's Best of the Fest is our biggest yet! Today we're sharing reviews of each of the films.
The Best of the Fest films screen throughout the day on Sunday 29 June.
Today on the EIFF blog, our Web Editor, Nicola Balkind, looks forward to some of her top picks of the Fest for Saturday 28 and Sunday 29 June.
It's that time again, folks. Here are some of the latest reviews, recommendations and interviews from the esteemed critics and bloggers attending this year's EIFF!
It's day 9 of 12 at EIFF and the Top Tweets are getting more delirious by the day... in a good way! Keep your stories, reviews and recommendations pouring in and we'll keep sharing them here. Get in touch by tweeting us @edfilmfest and using our official hashtag #edfilmfest!
Today on the EIFF blog, our Web Editor, Nicola Balkind, reflects on the fantastic guests at this year's Festival and the unique experience of watching films at the Fest.
Enjoy the darkest, most mysterious, most horrifying films screening during the rest of the Fest.
Want to make your Sunday a little more super? Look no further!
Here's our Sunday run-down to help you make some easy pickings this Festival weekend.
The first week of the Festival is almost over, but there's plenty to see in week two. Our Web Editor, Nicola Balkind reflects on some highlights of the week – and what to look out for.
Visit some of the world’s most amazing and breathtaking places in our wonderful world – all through these films at the Fest.
Join us on a tour of the blogosphere with some of the best reviews, previews and interviews gathered from our esteemed critics and bloggers!
Do your friends think Film Fests are worthy? Delight them with these light, sweet and funny treats!
EIFF has officially begun. Here are some of the top tweets from our lovely followers to kick off the programme!
The time has come. Let's raise the curtain on EIFF 2014!
EIFF is almost here and this year lots of our favourite newspapers, blogs and websites have been sharing their tips for the Fest. Here's a selection of previews to help you navigate this year's programme!
Looking for a quick way into the EIFF programme? Here are our selection of films based around passions and missions that will change and inspire you.
We've been keeping an eye out for the best tips of the Fest. Here are some select reviews for films – mostly screening over the next few days – which our friends and film critics love.
Generation X has had its movie-making day, and now it's time for the rise of the millennial. As Girls sets the tone on TV, film is following suit and the Quarter-Life crisis is de rigueur
Mark Kermode and Simon Mayo brought their Radio 5 Live movie show to EIFF today for a special live edition featuring reviews of the week’s cinema releases and special guests of the Fest.
The Internet is buzzing with fantastic pieces of information, reviews, and highlights from the Edinburgh International Film Festival programme. To help you get to grips with EIFF 2013, we've gathered some of the best highlights and what-to-watch lists from around the web
Press and Industry members have begun to arrive and early buzz for EIFF 2013 has already begun. Here are some top tweets with some early recommendations from our friends of the Fest.
In today's Pathway we bring you cinematic journey through the remarkable journeys of remarkable people
Don your critic hat for a chance to win a pair of free tickets to the Best of the Fest film of your choice...
The countdown has begun...
No it's not a US election, it's picks for this evening's screenings at EIFF!
- 2000 ad
- admiral fallow
- ainslie henderson
- amy winehouse
- artistic director
- asif kapadia
- awards ceremony
- back to the future
- badly drawn boy
- belladonna of sadness
- best of the fest
- black box
- british council
- chris fujiwara
- diane henderson
- dolly wells
- edinburgh film festival
- edinburgh international film festival
- eiff 2013
- eiff 2014
- eiff 2015
- eiff awards
- ewan mcgregor
- film fest
- film festival
- frankie boyle
- french film
- holy mountain
- iain gardner
- inside out
- james cosmo
- karen gillan
- kevin guthrie
- kevin smith
- lizzie borden
- ludwig shammasian
- mark adams
- mclaren award
- miaoux miaoux
- outdoor screening
- pat mills
- paul shammasian
- peter mullan
- phantom band
- randolph's leap
- robert carlyle
- robert sheehan
- young programmers