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The 70th edition of EIFF rann from June 15-26. The country focus was on Finland and the two major retrospectives were Look Again: A Celebration of Cinéma Du Look and POW!!! Live Action Comic Strip Adaptations: The First Generation. Pikadero won the Michael Powell Award for Best British Film and Suntan won the International Jury Award. Read about all the winners here.
Submissions for the 2017 festival open in November 1. More details from the official site.
View Films by Strand:
- 70/70 Vision
- Adapting Miss Highsmith
- Amercian Dreams
- Best Of British
- Black Box
- Directors' Showcase
- European Perspectives
- Film Fest In The City
- FilmFest Junior
- Focus On Finland
- Look Again: A Celebration Of The Films Of Cinema Du Look
- Night Moves
- POW!!! Live Action Comic Strip Adaptations: The First Generation
- Special Events
- World Perspectives
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A painter who doubles as a psychotherapist tries to help a young man battling depression.
Remake of the island classic.
A doctor becomes obsessed with a much younger tourist.
A man sleeping rough at Seoul Station is the catalyst for a zombie apocalypse.
A meditative invocation on transcendence as a means of restoration.
A woman sets out to recover her grandfather's tree from the company who bought it.
A ronin wanders the Japanese countryside with his child, having adventures.
Story of a man preparing for marriage after being sent back to a refugee camp after being deported from Greece.
A stubborn old man is won over by a new neighbour.
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Edinburgh International Film Festival News
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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