Filming wraps on Churchill starring Brian Cox

Salon Pictures today announced the end of production on the highly anticipated new feature film CHURCHILL, which follows the eponymous icon in the days preceding one of the most important events in world history: D-Day. The five week shoot took place across various locations in Scotland, including Glasgow and Edinburgh. As tensions mount in the days More...

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By Phyllis Stephen On Sunday, June 26th, 2016

EIFF 2016 is over – time for thanks

With the 70th Edinburgh International Film Festival now almost over, organisers have paid tribute to the funders, partners and supporters who have made this year’s milestone edition possible. Ken Hay, CEO of More...

By Reader On Tuesday, June 14th, 2016

Da Vinci Code screenings – on location

Tickets have gone on sale for two special outdoor screenings of The Da Vinci Code, taking place later this year beside Rosslyn Chapel. The Chapel was one of the film’s locations and the screenings mark the 10th More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Sunday, June 12th, 2016

Film Fest in the City on Sunday

We are hoping for some better weather today for the third and final day of Film in the City, but just in case then do bring waterproofs with you. This is an outdoor event in St Andrew Square where you can sit on More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Wednesday, June 8th, 2016

Film in the City this weekend

Film Fest in the City, returns for its fifth year this weekend from Friday 10th – Sunday 12 June.  St Andrew Square Gardens will become a buzzing, outdoor cinema arena that will screen 15 ‘must see’ More...

By Amanda Whitehead On Tuesday, May 24th, 2016

At the Filmhouse – Edinburgh Asian Film Festival

  The first ever Edinburgh Asian Film Festival (EAFF 2016) will take place at the Filmhouse between 3-5 June 2016. Curated by Dr. Ashvin Devasundaram, the EAFF will offer Edinburgh a chance to see five exceptional More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Thursday, May 19th, 2016

Bring on the Summer – Film Fest returns to St Andrew Square

Film Fest in the City will return to St Andrew Square from 10-12 June 2016. The outdoor cinema has not always been blessed with good weather, so bring your seat and your waterproofs just in case! There will be More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Saturday, April 16th, 2016

Film – Jungle Book reimagined: spectacular CGI crafts a whole new reality

Iain Macdonald, Edinburgh Napier University “Will it be a happy or a sad film?” asks my 11-year-old son in anticipation of Disney’s new reboot of The Jungle Book. The answer depends on your attachment to More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Thursday, March 24th, 2016

IONA : “Utterly hypnotic, a beguiling watch” – opening on Good Friday

We really like the official trailer for Iona as it features an earlier review of the film by The Edinburgh Reporter! But then our film reviewer, Douglas Greenwood, really liked the film itself, describing it More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Monday, March 21st, 2016

At the New Town Community Cinema this week

The next films at the New Town Community Cinema will be shown on Good Friday 25 March 2016. There is a matinee for children and something a bit racier for the adults in the evening. The afternoon film is called More...