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The 2004 festival opened with the UK premiere of Che Guevara biopic The Motorcycle Diaries and wrapped up with a Korean retelling of Liasons Dangereuse, Untold Scandal, which replaced the much-touted 2046 after it turned out that it would not be finished in time.
Crowdpleasers included Super Size Me (which also won the Guardian New Directors Award for Morgan Spurlock) and Inside I'm Dancing, which took the Audience Award. The Michael Powell Award went to My Summer Of Love.
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- Retrospective: The Forgotten Cinema of Valerio Zurlini
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A young army recruit is sent to a remote and mysterious desert outpost.
A documentary about checkpoints between Israel and Palestine.
Documentary about the ground-breaking TV channel.
Documentary filmmaker acts as guinea pig in fast food experiment.
Dangerous liaison between a lapsed Irish Catholic and a first generation Pakistani Muslim.
French intellectual take on kinky sex between a gay man and a suicidal woman.
An ex-army man strolls into town, seeking revenge on his disabled brother's assailants.
A passing crooner is kidnapped by a loony in the woods.
Coming of age drama based on the writings of a young Che Guevara.
Edinburgh International Film Festival Features
Filming sensations Mathieu Amalric on Pierre Léon, Jeanne Balibar and the sounds and colours of Barbara
Character arc Seth A Smith on filming with a two-year-old and bringing marbling to life in The Crescent
Keeping up appearances Marcello Martinessi on cultural conservatism and filmmaking honesty in The Heiresses
A different space Kelly Macdonald on working with Marc Turtletaub on Puzzle
Out of the past Susanna Nicchiarelli on Trine Dyrholm and the costume design in Nico, 1988
The iconic man Jonathan Baker on Becoming Iconic and Inconceivable
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