City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh Film Festival


EIFF Free Films in the City

Minions

The giant screen in St Andrew Square garden returns with three days of free, outdoor film screenings as part of the Edinburgh International Film Festival.

EIFF 2015 Awards: Audience Award Goes to "Big Gold Dream"

Davy Henderson: Big Gold Dream

A locally made film that covers an unsung part of recent Scottish music history has won the coveted audience award at the Edinburgh International Film Festival 2015.

Trailer: Big Gold Dream

Trailer for documentary Big Gold Dream which looks at the impact of Edinburgh's post-punk music scene.

The film won the Audience Award at the Edinburgh International Film Festival 2015,

Edinburgh International Film Festival 2015: Documentaries

Imagine Waking Up

With Crystal Moselle's brilliant but disturbing depiction of a uniquely 21st century family grouping The Wolfpack deservedly winning Best Document

Free Films - Film in the City

Brave - Merida fires arrow

Free films out under the stars. Grab a picnic and come along.

There is no seating provided. Please note, some of the films later in the day may not be suitable for younger audiences.

EIFF Review: Han Gong-ju

Han Gong-ju Still

Never has a shot of an abandoned suitcase been so gut wrenching.

EIFF 2014: Documentaries

Chantier A

Edinburgh International Film Festival has long excelled with its annual selection of documentaries offering global perspectives and insights within rapidly

EIFF Review: Set Fire to the Stars

Still: Set Fire to the Stars

There’s a brief moment that struck me half way through Set Fire to the Stars when Celyn Jones playing Dylan Thomas tips drunkenly asleep onto the shoulder of exasperated host John Malcolm Brinnin.

EIFF Review: Snowpiercer

Snowpiercer still

Imagine you’re having an epic surreal dream set on an epic and surreal train journey.

Edinburgh Film Festival 2014 Preview

Welcome to New York film still

It was with a mixture of delight and relief to see the familiarly bespectacled and besuited Chris Fujiwara step up to the podium in Filmhouse last week to announce the programme for this years’