Edinburgh International Film Festival Tag Archive

EIFF2015: A Twitter Review

Film Festival

30th June, 2015

Our highlights from the 69th edition of the Edinburgh International Film Festival, presented in bite-size, easily digestible chunks of 140 characters or

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EIFF2015: Business As Usual

Film Festival

29th June, 2015

“The film was the best I saw while at the festival.” A run down of what exited and disappointed us at this year's Edinburgh International Film Festival.

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Ilinca Calugareanu Pulls Back the Iron Curtain on Romania’s VHS Revolution in ‘Chuck Norris vs Communism’

Documentary, Film Festival

24th June, 2015

DN speaks to Ilinca Calugareanu, director of feature documentary 'Chuck Norris vs Communism' about the challenges of authentically representing Romania's

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EIFF2015: The More Things Change…

Film Festival

15th June, 2015

With the 2015 edition of the Edinburgh International Film Festival just 2 days away, DN's Alex Barrett ponders the festival's recent changes at the top &

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EIFF2014: Festival Roundup

Film Festival

1st July, 2014

At the start of Paul Harrill’s beautifully thoughtful debut feature, Something, Anything, Peggy suffers a miscarriage. A letter of support arrives

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EIFF2014: Tweet Reviews

Film Festival

26th June, 2014

Our highlights from the 68th edition of the Edinburgh International Film Festival, presented in bite-size, easily digestible chunks of 140 characters or

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EIFF2014: This Year, it’s all About the Films

Film Festival

18th June, 2014

Writer/director Alex Barrett gets in the mood for his trip to the Edinburgh International Film Festival and explains why this year it's all about the films.

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EIFF2013: Roundup Part II – Unexpected Discoveries

Film Festival

5th July, 2013

I ended the first part of this roundup with a discussion of Historic Centre, one of my festival highlights, before going on to say that there was one film I

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EIFF2013: Roundup Part I – Expectations Fulfilled

Film Festival

4th July, 2013

When writer, film critic, and book editor Chris Fujiwara took over the role of Artistic Director of the Edinburgh International Film Festival in September

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EIFF2013: What the Delegates Think

Film Festival

1st July, 2013

As I think my recent Returning Home piece made clear, I’m a big fan of the Edinburgh International Film Festival. But as well as sharing my thoughts

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EIFF2013: Returning Home

Film Festival

19th June, 2013

I was recently having a conversation with a filmmaker friend of mine. We were talking about three of the new film projects I’m currently working on.

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EIFF2011: Final Thoughts

Film Festival

2nd July, 2011

In the introductory piece to my coverage of this year’s Edinburgh International Film Festival I spoke of the changes that the festival has been

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