Film events in Edinburgh

View all the upcoming Film events taking place throughout Edinburgh below or use the calendar to find events taking place on a specific month or date.

Events in Edinburgh

Cinetopia: Pioneers and Preservers

Cinetopia: Pioneers and Preservers

20th September 2018
An evening of films that celebrates the earliest pioneers of cinema and the people who tirelessly work to preserve and share these films with others. Read more
Take One Action Film Festival presents: Silas

Take One Action Film Festival presents: Silas

20th September 2018
This film captures activist Silas Siakor's battle to expose and crush environmental destruction, paying tribute to his commitment and to the communities emboldened to seize back control of their land. Read more
Take One Action Film Festival presents: Strike a Rock

Take One Action Film Festival presents: Strike a Rock

21st September 2018
After the massacre of 34 striking mineworkers shakes their poverty-stricken community, two grandmothers lead their community in a historic fight for justice. Read more
Take One Action Film Festival - Food for Thought

Take One Action Film Festival - Food for Thought

22nd September 2018
Food for Thought - Join Take One Action on the closing weekend of their 2018 festival for this inclusive community event. Read more
Take One Action Film Festival presents: Kinshasa Makambo

Take One Action Film Festival presents: Kinshasa Makambo

22nd September 2018
Watch an explosive portrait of three young grassroots activists fighting for free elections in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Read more
Take One Action Film Festival presents: Naila and the Uprising

Take One Action Film Festival presents: Naila and the Uprising

23rd September 2018
This hopeful documentary is a unique opportunity to re-appraise the history of nonviolent resistance in Palestine from a feminist perspective. Read more
Family Cinema Club - Beauty and the Beast

Family Cinema Club - Beauty and the Beast

30th September 2018
Enjoy a delicious brunch and Disney's Beauty & the Beast with a special visit from Belle at the Ghillie Dhu's new family cinema club! Read more
Ghillie Dhu Cinema Club

Ghillie Dhu Cinema Club

30th September 2018
Whether you’re looking for a fun activity with the family or looking to impress that special someone on date night the Ghillie Dhu's brand new cinema club has you covered. Read more
Ghillie Dhu Cinema Club - Moulin Rouge

Ghillie Dhu Cinema Club - Moulin Rouge

30th September 2018
Get your Can-Can perfected as Baz Luhrman's Moulin Rouge will be screened at the Ghillie Dhu Cinema Club on September 30th. Read more
Reel Girl Film Club - Smithereens screening + punk gig

Reel Girl Film Club - Smithereens screening + punk gig

30th September 2018
As part of SCALARAMA 2018, Reel Girl Film Club is proud to present Susan Seidelman’s electrifying debut, Smithereens (1982) with music from a live punk band. Read more
Rose and Rosie - Overshare Tour

Rose and Rosie - Overshare Tour

22nd October 2018
Fun-loving and hilariously offbeat internet stars Rose Ellen Dix and Rosie Spaughton come to the Assembly Rooms on 22nd October as part of their Overshare Tour. Read more
Edinburgh Short Film Festival 2018

Edinburgh Short Film Festival 2018

26th October 2018 - 10th November 2018
Various Locations Edinburgh
The Edinburgh Short Film Festival returns from 26th October bringing the best in contemporary short form cinema. Read more
Rocky Horror Night

Rocky Horror Night

27th October 2018
It's the Edinburgh Horror Festival's annual Rocky Horror Night on Saturday 27th October, it's free to attend and costumes are encouraged! Read more
Bridget Jones’s Diary In Concert - Film with Live Orchestra

Bridget Jones’s Diary In Concert - Film with Live Orchestra

3rd November 2018
Perhaps the defining film of the turn of the millennium, Bridget Jones’s Diary, will be presented as never before with a full orchestra, at the Usher Hall on November 3rd! Read more
Sharing for a Saner Future - Film Presentation

Sharing for a Saner Future - Film Presentation

6th November 2018
Please join Share International for a thought-provoking film presentation of a talk in Japan by lecturer and artist Benjamin Creme. Read more
Ghillie Dhu Cinema Club

Ghillie Dhu Cinema Club

25th November 2018
Whether you’re looking for a fun activity with the family or looking to impress that special someone on date night the Ghillie Dhu's brand new cinema club has you covered. Read more
Sharing for a Saner Future - Film Presentation

Sharing for a Saner Future - Film Presentation

4th December 2018
Please join Share International for a thought-provoking film presentation of a talk in Japan by lecturer and artist Benjamin Creme. Read more
Love Actually with Live Orchestra

Love Actually with Live Orchestra

8th December 2018
Kick off the holiday season with a screening of festive favourite Love Actually complete with full orchestra! Read more
Atmosphere | Scrooge

Atmosphere | Scrooge

19th December 2018
Come and experience our wonderfully atmospheric film screening of Scrooge against the backdrop of elegant Lauriston Castle! Read more

Events in East Renfrewshire

Family Films at Eastwood Park Theatre

Family Films at Eastwood Park Theatre

22nd September 2018
Come along to Eastwood Park Theatre for a special screening of some classic family films!
Silver Screen Film Club

Silver Screen Film Club

25th September 2018
All are welcome to join NDT for a screening of the hilarious, highly entertaining and timeless classic 'Some Like it Hot' being held at The Bank in Neilston on Tuesday 25th September!
Family Films at Eastwood Park Theatre

Family Films at Eastwood Park Theatre

13th October 2018
Come along to Eastwood Park Theatre for a special screening of some classic family films!
Family Films at Eastwood Park Theatre

Family Films at Eastwood Park Theatre

31st October 2018
Come along to Eastwood Park Theatre for a special screening of some classic family films!
Family Films at Eastwood Park Theatre

Family Films at Eastwood Park Theatre

3rd November 2018
Come along to Eastwood Park Theatre for a special screening of some classic family films!
Graeme Obree: Rewriting Cycling’s Rulebook and The Flying Scotsman

Graeme Obree: Rewriting Cycling’s Rulebook and The Flying Scotsman

8th November 2018
Join Scottish racing cyclist Graeme Obree as he discusses his life and career at Eastwood Park Theatre followed by a screening of The Flying Scotsman!

Events in Fife

An Audience With Simon Reeve

An Audience With Simon Reeve

12th October 2018
Don’t miss this exclusive opportunity to see Simon Reeve for the first time live and uncut at The Alhambra Theatre on Friday 12th October!
Rocky Horror Sing-along (15)

Rocky Horror Sing-along (15)

31st October 2018
Join in with this special Halloween dress up and sing-along to this cult classic film, with on-screen lyrics, it’s never been so much fun!

Events in Glasgow

Scotland Street School Remembers

Scotland Street School Remembers

7th June 2018 - 30th September 2018
Scotland Street School Remembers revisits the history of Scotland Street Schoool and the surrounding community with a fascinating documentary by Scottish artist and filmmaker Margaret Moore!
Grease Movie Night - SOLD OUT

Grease Movie Night - SOLD OUT

20th September 2018
Calling all T-Birds and Pink Ladies! Grab your combs and diamante specs and join us to celebrate 40 years of hit movie Grease at the Grosvenor Cinema on September 20th!
Scott Pilgrim

Scott Pilgrim

20th September 2018
Bekind Rewind Cinema Club presents a screening of Scott Pilgrim vs The World at Blackfriars on September 20th, raising funds for Tribe Animal Sanctuary!
Take One Action Film Festival presents: Strike a Rock

Take One Action Film Festival presents: Strike a Rock

20th September 2018
After the massacre of 34 striking mineworkers shakes their poverty-stricken community, two grandmothers lead their community in a historic fight for justice.
Take One Action Film Festival presents: Silas

Take One Action Film Festival presents: Silas

21st September 2018
Take One Action Film Festival present Silas: When they tear down the trees and strip the land, they tear down our people and strip away their lives.
Where Do We Go From Here?

Where Do We Go From Here?

21st September 2018 - 5th October 2018
Where Do We Go From Here is a heartwarming romantic comedy / coming of age film catch it at Cineworld Renfrew Street between September 21st and October 5th!
Take 2: Family-Friendly Films

Take 2: Family-Friendly Films

22nd September 2018
Glasgow Film Theatre's weekly Take 2 Family-Friendly Film Screenings will keep even the littlest film fans entertained!
Take One Action Film Festival presents: Naila and the Uprising

Take One Action Film Festival presents: Naila and the Uprising

22nd September 2018
Take One Action Film Festival present Naila and the Uprising: a unique opportunity to re-appraise the history of nonviolent resistance in Palestine from a feminist perspective.
Big Screen Classics at ODEON Luxe

Big Screen Classics at ODEON Luxe

24th September 2018
Over the next few weeks ODEON Luxe Glasgow Quay are bringing back classic movies from the 80s and 90s for one night to the big screen!
Taggart ‘83: 35th Anniversary Screening Plus Q&A

Taggart ‘83: 35th Anniversary Screening Plus Q&A

26th September 2018
Celebrate 35 years of Glasgow's toughest 'tec with a screening of Taggart's pilot episode followed by a Q&A with creator/writer Glenn Chandler at Seamore Neighbourhood Cinema!
Explorathon Glasgow

Explorathon Glasgow

28th September 2018 - 29th September 2018
Explorathon... join us for an extravaganza of discovery, entertainment and wonder as we celebrate all things smart!
Take 2: Family-Friendly Films

Take 2: Family-Friendly Films

29th September 2018
Glasgow Film Theatre's weekly Take 2 Family-Friendly Film Screenings will keep even the littlest film fans entertained!
Big Screen Classics at ODEON Luxe

Big Screen Classics at ODEON Luxe

1st October 2018
Over the next few weeks ODEON Luxe Glasgow Quay are bringing back classic movies from the 80s and 90s for one night to the big screen!
Laurel and Hardy Film Screening

Laurel and Hardy Film Screening

3rd October 2018
The Britannia Panopticon Music Hall's Laurel and Hardy Movie Night returns with a selection of classics!
World of Film: International Film Festival

World of Film: International Film Festival

4th October 2018 - 7th October 2018
World of Film is an International film festival featuring over 40 films from independent directors from all over the world, this year's event is being held at Film City in Govan!
Take 2: Family-Friendly Films

Take 2: Family-Friendly Films

6th October 2018
Glasgow Film Theatre's weekly Take 2 Family-Friendly Film Screenings will keep even the littlest film fans entertained!
Colin James Tennant: Easterhouse on Film

Colin James Tennant: Easterhouse on Film

9th October 2018
Photographer and filmmaker Colin James Tennant met and collaborated with a number of older Easterhouse residents to produce Easterhouse on Film, featuring stories of people living in the East End.
Take 2: Family-Friendly Films

Take 2: Family-Friendly Films

13th October 2018
Glasgow Film Theatre's weekly Take 2 Family-Friendly Film Screenings will keep even the littlest film fans entertained!
Ghost Stories From Around The World

Ghost Stories From Around The World

20th October 2018
Come along to The Britannia Panopticon Music Hall for an evening of terrifying ghost stories and horror from around the world!
Take 2: Family-Friendly Films

Take 2: Family-Friendly Films

20th October 2018
Glasgow Film Theatre's weekly Take 2 Family-Friendly Film Screenings will keep even the littlest film fans entertained!
Glasgow Cathedral Festival: The Informer (1929)

Glasgow Cathedral Festival: The Informer (1929)

23rd October 2018
John Ford’s dramatic tale of friendship and betrayal, The Informer, is brought to life in the cathedral by the musical talents of world-renowned silent film accompanists Stephen Horne!
Glasgow Horror Fest

Glasgow Horror Fest

27th October 2018 - 28th October 2018
Popcorn Horror are thrilled to announce that they will be bringing Glasgow Horror Fest back to The Classic Grand and Stereo Cafe Bar for a packed two day spooktacular this Halloween!
Take 2: Family-Friendly Films

Take 2: Family-Friendly Films

27th October 2018
Glasgow Film Theatre's weekly Take 2 Family-Friendly Film Screenings will keep even the littlest film fans entertained!
Halloween Movie Drive-in

Halloween Movie Drive-in

28th October 2018
Join the Prince & Princess of Wales Hospice for their annual Halloween Movie Drive-in events at Glasgow’s Riverside Museum on October 28th!
Singalong Little Shop of Horrors

Singalong Little Shop of Horrors

30th October 2018
Bekind Rewind Cinema Club presents a special Halloween singalong screening of Little Shop of Horrors at the Hug and Pint on October 30th, raising funds for Mary's Meals!
Silent Comedy Films

Silent Comedy Films

31st October 2018
Gladstone’s Bag present a programme of comedy films from the silent era, with music and sound effects at The Britannia Panopticon!
Bridget Jones’s Diary - Film with Live Orchestra

Bridget Jones’s Diary - Film with Live Orchestra

2nd November 2018
Perhaps the defining film of the turn of the millennium, Bridget Jones’s Diary, will be presented as never before with a full orchestra, at Glasgow Royal Concert Hall on November 2nd!
Take 2: Family-Friendly Films

Take 2: Family-Friendly Films

3rd November 2018
Glasgow Film Theatre's weekly Take 2 Family-Friendly Film Screenings will keep even the littlest film fans entertained!
Take 2: Family-Friendly Films

Take 2: Family-Friendly Films

10th November 2018
Glasgow Film Theatre's weekly Take 2 Family-Friendly Film Screenings will keep even the littlest film fans entertained!
Riverside Drive-In Movies

Riverside Drive-In Movies

16th November 2018 - 18th November 2018
Experience The Greatest Showman and Disney's Beauty & the Beast on the worlds largest mobile LED screen when Riverside Drive-In Movies returns this November!
Take 2: Family-Friendly Films

Take 2: Family-Friendly Films

17th November 2018
Glasgow Film Theatre's weekly Take 2 Family-Friendly Film Screenings will keep even the littlest film fans entertained!
Take 2: Family-Friendly Films

Take 2: Family-Friendly Films

24th November 2018
Glasgow Film Theatre's weekly Take 2 Family-Friendly Film Screenings will keep even the littlest film fans entertained!
Take 2: Family-Friendly Films

Take 2: Family-Friendly Films

1st December 2018
Glasgow Film Theatre's weekly Take 2 Family-Friendly Film Screenings will keep even the littlest film fans entertained!
Take 2: Family-Friendly Films

Take 2: Family-Friendly Films

8th December 2018
Glasgow Film Theatre's weekly Take 2 Family-Friendly Film Screenings will keep even the littlest film fans entertained!
The Twilight Saga - Marathon!

The Twilight Saga - Marathon!

8th December 2018
Whether your team Edward or team Jacob it’s time to show your dedication to the Twilight hunks, and Bella, by attending the Grosvenor Cinema's Twilight Saga - Marathon on December 8th!
Love Actually with Live Orchestra

Love Actually with Live Orchestra

9th December 2018
Following a sold out 2017 tour, Love Actually will once again be screened live across the UK with a full orchestra performing its enchanting score – just in time for Christmas!
Star Wars Live In Concert

Star Wars Live In Concert

9th December 2018
Get ready to experience the scope and grandeur of the Star Wars films in a live symphonic concert experience, as the Star Wars: Film Concert Series debuts at The SSE Hydro with A New Hope!
Take 2: Family-Friendly Films

Take 2: Family-Friendly Films

15th December 2018
Glasgow Film Theatre's weekly Take 2 Family-Friendly Film Screenings will keep even the littlest film fans entertained!
Take 2: Family-Friendly Films

Take 2: Family-Friendly Films

22nd December 2018
Glasgow Film Theatre's weekly Take 2 Family-Friendly Film Screenings will keep even the littlest film fans entertained!
The Nightmare Before Christmas - in the Planetarium at GSC

The Nightmare Before Christmas - in the Planetarium at GSC

22nd December 2018 - 24th December 2018
This festive season, don't miss a unique showing of Tim Burton's classic animated film, A Nightmare Before Christmas at Glasgow Science Centre's Planetarium!
Take 2: Family-Friendly Films

Take 2: Family-Friendly Films

29th December 2018
Glasgow Film Theatre's weekly Take 2 Family-Friendly Film Screenings will keep even the littlest film fans entertained!
The Best of John Williams

The Best of John Williams

29th December 2018
Enjoy this concert packed full of Hollywood heavyweight John Williams's most celebrated and iconic music at Glasgow Royal Concert Hall on December 29th!

Events in Lanarkshire

September Weekend Activities at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre

September Weekend Activities at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre

21st September 2018 - 24th September 2018
Visit North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre over the September weekend and enjoy a variety of family activities to keep your little ones occupied!
Cliff Richard Live: 60th Anniversary Tour

Cliff Richard Live: 60th Anniversary Tour

12th October 2018
Cliff Richard's 60th Anniversary Tour will be broadcast LIVE to Airdrie Town Hall cinema on Friday 12th and Sunday 14th October, book your tickets now!
October Week Holiday Activities with North Lanarkshire Heritage

October Week Holiday Activities with North Lanarkshire Heritage

13th October 2018 - 20th October 2018
A spooky selection of family friendly activities are being held in North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre throughout the October week holiday!
Cliff Richard Live: 60th Anniversary Tour

Cliff Richard Live: 60th Anniversary Tour

14th October 2018
Cliff Richard's 60th Anniversary Tour will be broadcast LIVE to Airdrie Town Hall cinema on Friday 12th and Sunday 14th October, book your tickets now!
Film Screening: The Muppet Christmas Carol

Film Screening: The Muppet Christmas Carol

15th December 2018
Lanark Memorial Hall's festive film screenings have become a tradition, so come along, join in the fun and see The Muppet Christmas Carol on the big screen!
La Traviata

La Traviata

30th January 2019
From the thrill of unexpected romance to a heartbreaking reconciliation – Verdi's La traviata is one of the most popular of all operas, catch it live via satellite at Airdrie Town Hall!
Don Quixote

Don Quixote

24th February 2019
Don Quixote is a ballet as full of uplifting emotion as it is of astonishing ballet technique, catch it live via satellite at Airdrie Town Hall!
La Forza Del Destin

La Forza Del Destin

2nd April 2019
La Forza Del Destin comes to The Royal Opera in a sensational staging from Amsterdam packed with colour and action, catch it live via satellite at Airdrie Town Hall!
Faust

Faust

5th May 2019
Faust includes several of popular opera's most recognizable numbers, performed by a cast of great international singers and the Royal Opera Chorus, catch it live via satellite at Airdrie Town Hall!
Romeo and Juliet

Romeo and Juliet

16th June 2019
Shakespeare’s enduring love story is known the world over, catch The Royal Ballet perform it live via satellite at Airdrie Town Hall!

Events in Renfrewshire and Inverclyde

Paisley Halloween Festival

Paisley Halloween Festival

26th October 2018 - 27th October 2018
Renfrewshire is getting set to host a spooky spectacular as the Halloween festival returns to Paisley for two days on Friday 26th and Saturday 27th October!

Events in Stirling and Falkirk

Touching The Void - A Special Screening (Cert 15) - A Charity Event.

Touching The Void - A Special Screening (Cert 15) - A Charity Event.

11th October 2018
Watch 'Touching The Void' followed by a presentation on what it took to shoot arguably the most iconic and gripping mountain film ever made in this fundraising event for Stirling area scouts.

Events in Other Areas

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A Play, A Pie and A Pint
A popular feature of the Traverse programme, A Play, A Pie and A Pint, Òran Mór returns with six new plays to light up your lunchtime. Ticket includes a pie and a drink.
Christmas at the Botanics 2018
Explore the sights and sounds of Christmas in this magical after dark experience at the Royal Botanic Gardens!
Calendar Girls the Musical
Gary Barlow and Tim Firth's award-winning musical comedy Calendar Girls is touring the UK and comes to the Festival Theatre in October.
Benidorm Live
Check-in to the Solana for a dose of Benidorm sunshine and see your favourite stars live on stage for the first time at Edinburgh Playhouse.
Ghillie Dhu Cinema Club - Moulin Rouge
Get your Can-Can perfected as Baz Luhrman's Moulin Rouge will be screened at the Ghillie Dhu Cinema Club on September 30th.

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