Edinburgh International Film Festival 2019

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Jaén, Virgin And Extra Jaén, Virgin And Extra
Jaén, Virgin And Extra and Chef's Diaries: Scotland
The Amber Light (Country: UK; Year: 2019; Director: Adam Park)
Unpicking the mythology of whisky.
World premiere
Chef's Diaries: Scotland (Country: UK; Year: 2019; Director: Laura Otálora; Writer: Laura Otálora, Martí Roca; Stars: Joan Roca, Jordi Roca, Josep Roca, Joan Roca, Jordi Roca, Josep Roca)
Michelin-starred chefs the Roca brothers take a Scottish road trip.
UK premiere
Jaén, Virgin And Extra (Virgin & Extra: The Land Of The Olive Oil) (Country: Spain; Year: 2018; Director: Jose Luis Lopez-Linares)
Documentary about the Jaén region and olive oil.
UK premiere

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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