Edinburgh International Film Festival


Kate Taylor, Programme Director

Submission Policy:

Festival Season: Summer (usually August)

Deadline: Submissions closed (check website for exact dates).

Entry: Currently closed.


Features, Shorts, Documentaries

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Inspired by the unique identity of Edinburgh and its love of film, EIFF is intimate in scale and ambitious in its artistic scope. Offering the best in contemporary global and national cinema, dedicated retrospective programming, short programs with a specialty focus on animation, experimental cinema, and a dedication to exploring new and hybrid forms of screen-based storytelling.