City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Film


Girl Asleep, Filmhouse, Edinburgh International Children’s Festival, Review

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In a move away from live theatre, this year’s Edinburgh International Children’s Festival (EICF) brings a screening of the 2015 debut feature film from Adelaide’s Windmill Theatre’s Artistic Director,

Edinburgh International Film Festival

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The Edinburgh International Film Festival, the longest continuously run film festival in the world, takes place over a 12 day period in the second half of June and early July. The festival's artistic director is Mark Adams.

Edinburgh Film Festival Launches Varied Programme For 2017

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Kevin Bacon, Oliver Stone, Kyra Sedgwick, and Stanley Tucci are among guests lined up for the 71st Edinburgh International Film Festival next m

Falling Dreams, Edinburgh International Children's Festival, Traverse Theatre, Review

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Het Filiaal theatermakers from Utrecht present Falling Dreams, a performance that mixes narrative with music and exciting visual effects to open up a whole new world of creative, multi-facete

LeithLate Announces Dates For 2017 Festival

LeithLate, that originated as a one-night event back in 2011, is still going strong 6 years later and now announces its dates for LeithLate17.

10 Years: manipulate Animation Programme 2, Traverse Theatre, Review

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In celebration of manipulate’s 10th anniversary, the best animated shorts shown at the Festival over the last decade have been rescreened this week in two separate programmes.

Edinburgh Fringe 2018

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The Edinburgh International Festival may have come first, but generally it's the Fringe that Edinburgh is best-known for. There's really nothing quite like it - "the largest show on Earth".

The stats bear that out: 2018 will see 56,796 performances of 3,548 shows in 317 venues across Scotland’s capital city. It's a sprawling, anarchic, sleepless month of live performances. There are hundreds of free shows and pay-what-you-want shows at the Fringe as well.

10 Years: manipulate Animation Programme 1, Traverse Theatre, Review

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The manipulate Festival is celebrating its tenth anniversary with a rescreening of some of the best animated shorts from the last decade.

Beam Theatre Presents Aaron Sorkin's A Few Good Men

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Beam Theatre presents Aaron Sorkin’s breakthrough stage production, A Few Good Men at Assembly Roxy, Edinburgh, 8-11 February.

Glasgow Film Festival Announces Opening and Closing Films

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The European Premiere of coming-of-age story "Handsome Devil" will open the thirteenth annual Glasgow Film Festival, this year running 15th to