Festival Teams


The Development Team is responsible for supporting the delivery of EIFF through revenue generation and corporate client entertainment.

Guest Services

The Festival's Guest Services team is responsible for all arrangements to support the many visiting filmmaker, industry and press guests...


Alongside the public programme of films and events, the Festival’s Industry team manages a programme of events, screenings, networking opportunities and a Videotheque service for hundreds of film industry delegates who attend EIFF from all over the world...


EIFF Internships are intensive and bespoke training periods for individuals new to the sector, building skills and best practice across a range of key areas. If you are interested in experiencing the planning stages as well as the event itself these may interest you.


The Marketing Department creates and produces all communications material for the Festival and works closely with other teams to drive ticket sales, dress the Festival and maximise sponsor crediting...

Programme Planning

The Programme Planning Team is responsible for researching and securing films; for planning and scheduling screenings and events; for overseeing the logistical and technical planning required to put films on screen; and for issuing the raw information and operating instructions in order to implement all our screenings and events successfully....


The Technical Team delivers all screenings and events across the Film Festival in permanent and temporary home and partner venues...

VOLUNTEERS (All teams)

EIFF could not take place without our loyal volunteer force!

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