Edinburgh International Film Festival

Edinburgh International Film Festival is renowned for discovering & promoting the very best in international cinema.

Edinburgh International Film Festival

About Edinburgh International Film Festival

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Established in 1947, the Edinburgh International Film Festival is renowned around the world for discovering and promoting the very best in international cinema - and for heralding and debating changes in global filmmaking. Intimate in its scale, ambitious in its scope, and fuelled by pure passion for cinema in all its manifestations, EIFF seeks to spotlight the most exciting and innovative new film talent, in a setting steeped in history.

EIFF is supported by Creative Scotland, the City of Edinburgh Council, EventScotland, the Scottish Government through the Edinburgh Festivals Expo Fund and the BFI. EIFF is proud to be part of the Year of Creative Scotland, a Scottish Government initiative led in partnership by EventScotland, VisitScotland, Creative Scotland and VOCAL, which is spotlighting and celebrating Scotland’s cultural and creative strengths on a world stage.

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Upcoming Events at Edinburgh International Film Festival

Ed Film Fest At Home

Ed Film Fest At Home

24th June 2020 - 5th July 2020
Online Event Edinburgh

Edinburgh International Film Festival and Curzon Home Cinema are delighted to bring you new releases, including UK premieres, live Q&As and special guests across a 12-day festival!
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EIFF and  Unique Events present: Drive In Movies

EIFF and Unique Events present: Drive In Movies

Selected dates between 7th August 2020 - 30th August 2020
Edinburgh West

Edinburgh International Film Festival and Unique Events have teamed up with Edinburgh Airport to produce a new monthly event for cinema fans throughout the rest of 2020!
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Edinburgh International Improv Festival

Edinburgh International Improv Festival

, Edinburgh

The Edinburgh International Improv Festival returns to Edinburgh from 27th February to 1st March.
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Syn Festival Edinburgh

Syn Festival Edinburgh

, Various Locations in Edinburgh

Join us for a multi-art festival of visual and performing arts, including photography, art installations, painting, theatre, short films, live music and dance!
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Luminate Festival: Edinburgh & Lothians

Luminate Festival: Edinburgh & Lothians

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Luminate: Scotland's creative ageing festival celebrating creativity as we age.
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Edinburgh Festival of Indian Films & Documentaries

Edinburgh Festival of Indian Films & Documentaries

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The Edinburgh Festival of Indian Films & Documentaries returns on 24th to 26th November.
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Edinburgh Horror Festival

Edinburgh Horror Festival

, Various Locations Edinburgh

The Edinburgh Horror Festival, or EHF as all the cool kids call it, is a multi-art-form event and one of the most popular Hallowe'en events in Edinburgh.
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Festival of Politics

Festival of Politics

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The Festival of Politics returns on Thursday 10 October 2019 and aims to provoke and inspire people of all ages and from every walk of life to listen, engage and debate.
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Scottish International Storytelling Festival

Scottish International Storytelling Festival

, Various Locations Edinburgh

The Scottish International Storytelling Festival, returns in October 2020 with a mix of online events and small-scale face-to-face performances.
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Edinburgh International Childrens Festival

Edinburgh International Childrens Festival

30B Grindlay Street, Edinburgh Old Town EH3 9AX

Edinburgh International Children's Festival of performing arts for children and young people.
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Take One Action Film Festival Edinburgh

Take One Action Film Festival Edinburgh

Take One Action Film Festival Edinburgh , Various Locations Edinburgh

Take One Action Film festival returns to Edinburgh between the 18th and 29th September, to celebrate the people and the films that are changing the world!
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manipulate Festival

manipulate Festival

Traverse Theatre 10 Cambridge Street, Edinburgh West EH1 2ED

Manipulate, produced by Puppet Animation Scotland is Scotland's Festival of visual theatre, puppetry and animation.
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