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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.

The Railway Man Remembered

Eric Lomax, who wrote movingly about his experiences of being tortured as a Japanese POW and his subsequent reconcilation with one of his torturers, died on Monday at the age of 93.

Film of the Week: Surviving Progress

Surviving Progress promo

Surviving Progress, a Canadian documentary by Mathieu Roy and Harold Crooks (who will be attending the Filmhouse screening), provides a series of thought-provoking interviews with leading thinkers

Record Box Office at Edinburgh International Festival 2012

The Edinburgh International Festival, which ends tonight with the traditional, explosive finale of the

Video: Speed of Light time lapse

NVA's Speed of Light was a specially commissioned project that took place at the Edinburgh International Festival in 2012.

Film of the Week: Total Recall

Colin Farrell in Total Recall

Maybe I’m getting less critical as I get older and world-weary.

Video & transcript: Elisabeth Murdoch's MacTaggart Lecture

Below is the full transcript of the James MacTaggart Lecture, given by Elisabeth Murdoch, Chairman of Shine Group on Thursday 23rd August at the Edinburgh Te

London Philharmonic's Russian Bells Concert Cancelled

Usher Hall new wing

The Edinburgh International Festival has cancelled tonight's all-Russian concert by the London Philharmonic Orchestra after a power cut at the Usher Hall. The 1 hour 55 minute concert was due to start at 8pm, but around 20 minutes after 8pm waiting crowds who had been looking forward to the Russian bell themed concert learned that the concert was not to be.