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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
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A Boy and his brother find their fantasy version of their dad is somewhat different to the real deal.
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.
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Casey Affleck liberated by ghosts Star talks Oscars, Rooney Mara and hiding under a sheet
In the city of the world's desire Ceyda Torun on KEDi, cats, femininity and the soul of Istanbul.
A nice cup of tea and a murder Jamie McKeller on The Book Club, legalising murder, serial killers and cake.
Completing the trip Bertrand Tavernier on Jacques Becker, Claude Sautet, Jean-Pierre Melville and his Journey Through French Cinema.
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