City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh News: film


Animated Nightmares, manipulate Festival, Review

Robert Morgan presented a disturbing selection of animations that were literally made of the stuff of nightmares.

Power and Puppets: Small Stories in a Big World, manipulate Festival, Review

Edinburgh-based Claire Lamond presents an emotional programme of animation shorts that leave you pondering the wider implications of the intimate, often painful, human stories she tells.

Oppressed Creatures, manipulate Festival, Review

The Manipulate Festival is now in its eighth year and its animation strand continues to expand, this year introducing a welcome opportunity to discuss individual screenings with the animators who crea

Pain, Thrills, and Inspiration On Show at Edinburgh Mountain Film Festival 2015

Cory Richards chills out

Stories to prove that anything is possible are pivotal to the 12th Edinburgh Mountain Film Festival (EMFF) (6–8 February).

Banff Mountain Film Festival on UK Tour in 2015

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On Saturday 24 January, the Festival Theatre Edinburgh will see stories of breath-taking intensity screened in Scotland’s biggest cinema.

manipulate Festival Launch

January can feel bleak and empty when the New Year celebrations are over and the Christmas decorations have once more gone to ground.

Stan Douglas Exhibition at The Fruitmarket Gallery

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Edinburgh has been fortunate that Stan Douglas was able to introduce the exhibition of some of his work at The Fruitmarket Gallery (running til 15 February).

Preview: 22nd French Film Festival Draws On An ‘Embarras de Richesses'

Scene from Gazelles, a romantic comedy  (Mona Achache)

The French Film Festival (La Fete Du Cinema) is a wonderful opportunity to see an inspiring, cultural collection of new French movies, many of which will not be shown on general release in Br

Embrace, Royal Botanic Garden, Review

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Excitement builds for the latest audience of Vision Mechanics’ current site-specific production as they are guided through a dark forest with only torchlight for guidance.

HeLa, Traverse Theatre, review

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HeLa is the story of remarkable success and shocking failure that starkly demonstrates how basic human rights have been continually sacrificed on the altar of scientific progress.