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The 72nd edition of Edinburgh International Film Festival ran from June 20 to July 1 and opened with Marc Turtletaub's Puzzle.
The festival's three-strand retrospective was entitled Time of the Signs: Chasing the American Zeitgeist - it is split into subsections, American Woman: Female Directors in American Cinema; American Exposé: The Media in Mainstream American Cinema; and The American Nightmare: Horror in Mainstream American Cinema.
View Films by Strand:
- American Dreams
- American Exposé: The Media in Mainstream American Cinema 1975-1990
- American Woman: Female Directors in American Cinema
- Best Of British
- Black Box
- European Classics
- European Perspectives
- Fest In The City
- Film Fest Junior
- Focus On Canada
- Night Moves
- The American Nightmare: Horror in Mainstream American Cinema 1980-1985
- Unlocking The Archives
- World Perspectives
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A free-spirited teenager has an encounter with a dangerous man.
A young princess with a secret gift is put to the test.
A call centre worker begins to work a scam on the elderly.
A unicorn-obsessed woman meets a salesman who claims he can supply her with one of her own if she fulfils a series of chores.
A man seeks out an unsuspecting stranger to help him purge the dark torments of his past. His plan goes awry when he encounters a woman with plans of her own. A playful psycho-thriller game of cat-and-mouse.
A family struggling with bereavement try to find solace on a caravan holiday.
The lives of four people cross over the course of a day in China.
An ambitious woman treads a dangerous path as she attempts to crash the corporate boys’ club.
A disgraced children's puppeteer is forced to face up to his wicked stepfather.
Portrait of the director of Harold And Maude.