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Celebrating its 64th edition in 2010, EIFF is the longest continuously running film festival in the world. It began in 1947 as a champion of documentary films and has expanded to include the full gamut of features, documentaries and short films and is currently under the artistic directorship of Hannah McGill.
The festival will open with Sylvain Chomet's The Illusionist on June 16.
This year's retrospective strand is After the Wave: Lost and Forgotten British Cinema 1967-1979.
View Films by Strand:
- After The Wave
- Black Box
- British Gala
- Director's Showcase
- Night Moves
- Special Screenings
- Under The Radar
View previous years coverage of the Edinburgh International Film Festival festival:
EIFF Latest Reviews
A first shift in a care home takes a sinister turn.
Tomas is incredibly shy... perhaps an imaginary friend will help.
A haircut promises to make a big difference to a teenager's life.
Two boys are forced to face up to their crime.
A history of the atomic bomb and the current nuclear arms race.
Shots of pollution in an Indonesian river are accompanied by the sounds of a travelling salesman reporting to his board.
Exploring the nature of chaotic systems through the examination of water.
Exploration of evolution and life.
Super 8/digital hybrid experimental film, exploring use of colour.
Avant garde depiction of the salt fields of central Kaatch.
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Scaling the heights with Everest Deauville opening night premiere
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