FRED Film Radio is joining the 69th Edinburgh International Film Festival from the 17th to the 28th of June 2015.
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.
EIFF key elements are:
– providing excellence in programming choice
– identifying, nurturing, and showcasing talent
– enabling contact with audiences and filmmakers
– ensuring an environment that offers enlightment
Phenomenal films regardless of genre or type. From specialist to mainstream, from black & white to colour, from avant-garde to conformist – the EIFF provides enlightening cinema for everyone.