City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh Film Festival


Stars To Come Out for EIFF's Good But Not Daring Brave

Brave - Merida fires arrow

The Scottish stars of Disney-Pixar’s Brave will be piped onto a red carpet at the Festival Theatre for the Edinburgh International Film Festival (EIFF) closing gala and European Premiere of Brave on Saturday.

EIFF Blog: "It's Almost Like Last Year Didn't Happen"

EIFF director Chris Fujiwara with Gomez

EIFF artistic director Chris Fujiwara is ubiquitous. He's maintaining a daily blog with commentary on the festival, offering up recommendations via YouTube, while trying to be everywhere on the ground for guests, delegates, and audiences alike. There he is at the Filmhouse with Tabu director Miguel Gomes (above). And there he is again in another guise at the Traverse on Sunday night, playing bass in a 90-minute concert with his Philippine band The Brockas.

Film Festival Freebies and Competitions

I'm usually one of the last people to find out about film festival freebies and competitions, but if you haven't had your head stuck in the film festival these last few days then here's a couple of

EIFF 2012 Blog: 3 Films and An Event for the Diary

Toby Jones in Berberian Sound Studio

Wasn't it a good idea to bring back the Michael Powell award? Or rather a bad idea to axe the competition in the first place. Here's three strong contenders for EIFF 2012's mantle of “Best British Feature”.

Video: Why 'Grabbers' Actors Had to Drink on the Job

Actors Richard Coyle and Ruth Bradley talk about their preparations for the "romantic horror-comedy" featuring an alien bloody-sucking monster in Grabbers, including why the director was so pissed he could hardly work his camera.

Killer Joe Review

Killer Joe (opening film at EIFF 2012)

On just its first day, the 66th Edinburgh International Film Festival has swept away some of the sour memories of last year’s lambasted damp squib

Video: Killer Joe Gala Launches Edinburgh Film Festival

The Edinburgh International Film Festival 2012 got off to a strong start with a red carpet premiere for

Free Movies at Cinema Under the Stars - Bring Brolly

Toy Story 3

Pity the Edinburgh International Film Festival programmer who put together the series of free, outooor screenings of popular films on the especially

Juries For EIFF Awards & 2 New In Person Events Announced

EIFF 2012: Day of the Flowers

One of the key ingredients for the Edinburgh International Film Festival's anticipated return to form this year will be the re-introduction of awards.

Oscar-winning Cameraman Added To Industry Events at EIFF

Chris Menges, the Oscar-winning cinematographer of The Mission and The Killing Fields will be appearing at the Edinburgh International Film Festival, ope