Welcome to our 77th edition
21 August 2024

Putting film at the heart of the festival city. Be challenged, energised and excited from 15 – 21 August.

This is Edinburgh International Film Festival
With an exciting programme of film and events, local and international audiences have the chance to encounter new work across art forms, festivals and unusual venues within our beautiful city.
The relaunched EIFF will honour 70+ years of festival history.
The relaunched Edinburgh International Film Festival ( EIFF) honours 70+ years of festival history, showcasing the very best talent in filmmaking in a re-energised format that is rooted in a local Scottish context whilst embracing the international diversity of creative expression.
Press & Industry, Accreditation
Press accreditation is open for 2024
Keep up to date with the latest from EIFF
9 May
The Outrun to open the 77th edition of Edinburgh International Film Festival, and short film competition title announced
Short films
29 March
Edinburgh International Film Festival announces collaboration with Edinburgh Festival Fringe, unveiling new venues and programming strands
14 February
The Sean Connery Foundation sponsors world class new features Competition Prize at relaunched Edinburgh International Film Festival