City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh News: film

Video: Artistic Director Jonathan Mills introduces 2013 EIF Programme

Treats lie in store for EIF-goers this year from Shakespeare's Coriolanus backed by Chinese heavy metal bands to a production of Hamlet that interacts with Richard Burton's 1964 Broadway version; f

Video: EIF 2013 Preview

The programme for the Edinburgh International Festival was announced today. Here's the EIF's video preview of what's coming up in August.

Edinburgh Science Festival: "Sociable" Science For Adults

SciFest Late Lab patterns

The 25th Edinburgh International Science Festival (23 March-7 April) will be opening its doors in the evening with a serie

Film of the Week: West of Memphis

Memphis 3 in Court

When the hog-tied, naked bodies of three eight-year old boy scouts were discovered at the bottom of a ditch in 1993 it didn’t take long for the local authorities in the small town of West Mem

Snapshots - I am Tom Moody / The Making of Longbird, Traverse, Review

Foot tapping foxtrot palm court music fills the theatre space. The screen holds a cloudscape with a hoop of a moon hinting at a host of possibilities.

Consuming Spirits, Traverse Theatre, Review

Consuming Spirits is an absorbing experimental animation film, painstakingly and meticulously constructed by its creator, Chris Sullivan, over a 15 year period.

Film of the Week: Chasing Ice

Chasing Ice - a descent into the ice pit

In 2007, National Geographic photographer James Balog set out to capture man-made global warming in action.

Film of the Week: Silver Linings Playbook

Bradley Cooper and Jennifer Lawrence in Silver Linings Playbook

There’s a point early on in off-beat romcom Silver Linings Playbook where the protagonist, Pat, who has been feverishly reading Ernest Hemingway’s "A Farewell To Arms" through

Getafix of Gaul at French Film Festival 2012

Ernest and Celestine

The French Film Festival was first launched in Scotland in 1992 as a fairly small event taking place in Edinburgh and Glasgow.