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ReelScotland Blethers: Episode 20 – Matthew Holness on Possum, The cast of Patrick

ReelScotland Blethers: Episode 20 – Matthew Holness on Possum, The cast of Patrick

Jonathan Melville July 10, 2018 0

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

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ReelScotland Blethers: Episode 19 – Joe Dante

ReelScotland Blethers: Episode 19 – Joe Dante

Jonathan Melville July 4, 2018 0

In this episode I have a blether with one of my movie heroes, director Joe Dante, who recently returned to the Edinburgh International Film Festival to discuss his lengthy career on stage at the

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ReelScotland Blethers: Episode 18 – Finlay Pretsell on Time Trial

ReelScotland Blethers: Episode 18 – Finlay Pretsell on Time Trial

Jonathan Melville July 3, 2018 0

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

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News round-up: EIFF 2018 details revealed, Dundee cinema opposed, Outlander renewed, The Mad Death on DVD

Jonathan Melville May 20, 2018 Comments Off on 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

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71st Edinburgh International Film Festival programme announced

71st Edinburgh International Film Festival programme announced

Jonathan Melville May 31, 2017 0

The full programme for the 71st Edinburgh International Film Festival was announced today

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God’s Own Country to open Edinburgh International Film Festival 2017

God’s Own Country to open Edinburgh International Film Festival 2017

Jonathan Melville May 10, 2017 0

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

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EIFF 2016: Seven for 70

EIFF 2016: Seven for 70

Paul F Cockburn June 12, 2016 0

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

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EIFF 2015: Video Interview – Martin Radich and Finlay Pretsell

EIFF 2015: Video Interview – Martin Radich and Finlay Pretsell

Martin Smith June 29, 2015 0

Filmmaker Martin Smith on the latest film from British filmmaker, Martin Radich

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EIFF 2015: Video interview – Blood Cells’ Luke Seomore and Joseph Bull

EIFF 2015: Video interview – Blood Cells’ Luke Seomore and Joseph Bull

Jonathan Melville June 28, 2015 0

Filmmaker Martin Smith introduces the team behind new British film, Blood Cells, following its screening at the 2015 Edinburgh International Film Festival

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EIFF 2015: Five to see

EIFF 2015: Five to see

Paul F Cockburn June 16, 2015 0

Paul F Cockburn gives pointers to five “must see” films at this year’s

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