City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh Film Festival


A love letter to Edinburgh opens the Film Festival

The Illusionist Princes Street

A couple of days ago I collected my EIFF press pass and main programme guide from the del

Edinburgh Is The Star In EIFF Opener The Illusionist

The Illusionist Department Store

Screenwriter-director Sylvain Chomet chose to go the old-school route when he adapted French comedy legend Jacques Tati's previously unmade script into an animated feature.

EIFF Puts Young Edinburgh Filmmakers In Limelight

Young filmmakers from Edinburgh will be enjoying their moment in the limelight at the Edinburgh International Film Festival, which gets under way today.

Mark and Tilda Invite You To A Dance

Former Edinburgh International Film Festival curator Mark Cousins and Scottish actress Tilda Swinton (Narnia's ice queen) have sent out an open invitation to a special spontaneous, 4 minute dance event based on Laurel and Hardy's Way Out West dance (see video).

Two Nicks, Hornby and Cave, Are Late Film Festival Additions

Screenwriter and laddish, British author Nick Hornby will be the subject of an In-Person onstage interview at the Edinburgh International Film Festival on Thursday 17 June. It is one of three late additions to the film festival's programme.

Scottish School Children To Join Film Festival via Video Conferencing

The Illusionist Castle

The Edinburgh International Film Festival (EIFF) is partnering with Learning and Teaching Scotland to broadcast select Festival education events live to schools across Scotland via GLOW Meet, the world's first national intranet for education on Tuesday 22 June.

The Edinburgh Connection Is Unveiled at the EIFF

EIFF 2010: Outcast

I knew I had to be somewhere yesterday morning as I flumped groggy eyed onto my hideously ugly and uncomfortable sofa and flipped on the daily propaganda and yes folks, David Laws is still resigned

Edinburgh Film Festival Unveils 2010 Programme

The Edinburgh International Film Festival (EIFF) launched its programme on a damp Edinburgh morning with a line-up of films that ranges from an OTT, gunslinging comedy to a bloody, Edinburgh-set horror, from a documentary on Star Wars geekdom to a more high-brow conversation with a former Star Trek captain.

Edinburgh Film Festival Gala To Mark Sir Sean's 80th

EIFF 2010: Man Who Would Be King

The Edinburgh International Film Festival (EIFF) will be celebrating Sir Sean Connery's 80th year, and his support as Patron since 1992, at a screening of John Huston’s 1975 colonial yarn The Man Who Would Be King.

Expo Funding To Raise Profile of Scots Filmmakers

The Edinburgh International Film Festival will promote Scottish producers at four International Festivals over the next year through their 2010 'Features Scotland' programme.