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.

The Edinburgh International Film Festival Limited is a subsidiary of the Centre for the Moving Image.

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Upcoming Events at Edinburgh International Film Festival

EIFF and  Unique Events present: Drive In Movies

EIFF and Unique Events present: Drive In Movies

Selected dates between 29th October 2020 - 29th November 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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The Edinburgh International Book Festival began in 1983 and is now a key event in the August Festival season but this year due to COVID-19 it will be presented online.
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ScotlandsFest 2018

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Enjoy varied afternoon sessions of stimulating conversation, readings and debate with writers, artists and thinkers.
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Formerly the Edinburgh Digital Entertainment Festival, FuturePlay is on from the 3rd to 26th August.
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This is the 10th anniversary of Fringe by the Sea with 60 plus performances over the entire week.
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Due to COVID-19, Edinburgh Art Festival launch a series of artist responses to mark the intended dates of their 2020 edition.
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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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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 Student Arts Festival is Scotland’s first ever youth-led multi-arts festival!
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The Fringe can't go ahead as planned this summer but get ready for a reimagined 2020 Fringe!
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