American Dreams has long been a mainstay of EIFF, and it is testament to the strength and diversity of the US filmmaking scene that we are able to present such an exciting group of new films.

This year features dark dramas through to sophisticated and subtle comedies, and some amazing performing talent, including Jon Hamm, Rosamund Pike, Brie Larson, Samuel L. Jackson, Margot Robbie, Mike Myers, Paul Rudd, Mia Wasikowska, Steve Coogan, Molly Shannon, Charlie Hunnam, Rami Malek, Jon Cho, Debra Messing, Alessandro Nivola, Toni Collette, Nick Offerman, Julianne Nicholson, Zachary Quinto and many more.

View all films in the American Dreams strand here.