For this episode I had a blether with writer/director and actor Matthew Holness, who moves from the small screen to the big screen in his new dark thriller, Possum.
Edinburgh International Film Festival
Last week I spent some time at the Edinburgh International Film Festival, where one of the new films I saw was the documentary Time Trial, from Edinburgh director Finlay Pretsell.
News round-up: EIFF 2018 details revealed, Dundee cinema opposed, Outlander renewed, The Mad Death on DVD
From EIFF previews to good news for Outlander fans, a look at news from the world of Scottish film and TV.
The full programme for the 71st Edinburgh International Film Festival was announced today.
The 71st Edinburgh International Film Festival (EIFF) will open on 21 June with a screening of the Sundance favourite,Francis Lee’s God’s Own Country. Already screened at Sundance and Berlin Film Festivals God’s Own Country is a tale of emotional-awakening set on the sheep farming hills of rural Northern England. Josh O’Connor (The Riot Club) is […]
Paul F Cockburn gives pointers to seven films worth seeing at this year’s 70th edition of the Edinburgh International Film Festival Tommy’s Honour This year’s opening gala is described as a “captivating period drama about a strained relationship between father and son”, and comes with a notable cast including the ever-reliable Peter Mullan. However, the […]
Filmmaker Martin Smith on the latest film from British filmmaker, Martin Radich
Filmmaker Martin Smith introduces the team behind new British film, Blood Cells, following its screening at the 2015 Edinburgh International Film Festival.