Current Seasons

Filmhouse's varied programme includes a large number of retrospectives, film seasons and specialist festivals, including the French Film Festival UK, Italian Film Festival, Africa in Motion, Take One Action!, Dead By Dawn horror festival, Iberodocs, Edinburgh Spanish Film Festival, Edinburgh Greek Film Festival, Japanese Cinema week, Iranian Film Festival, Filmhouse Junior (for our younger audience) and much more. This helps to make Fimhouse's programme more versatile, eclectic and exciting than that of any other cinema in the country.

  • Moving Cinema

    Until Mon 10 Apr

    Moving Cinema

    Moving Cinema is a new initiative to encourage younger audiences to enjoy European Cinema. Our Young Programmers group, working alongside other groups in Vilnius, Lisbon and Barcelona, have...

  • Herzog of the Month

    Until Sun 21 May

    Herzog of the Month

    Werner Herzog is one of the most distinctive and accomplished filmmakers of recent decades. He is an artist and storyteller of startling originality and range. His masterpieces include both...

  • The First World War in Cinema

    Until Thu 06 Apr

    The First World War in Cinema

    A four-year series of films, programmed in association with the University of Edinburgh, that relate to the First World War, some timed to coincide with the real events of 100 years ago and other...

  • Filmosophy: Sight and the Senses

    Until Wed 24 May

    Filmosophy: Sight and the Senses

    Filmosophy returns for an eighth season of original and thought-provoking films and philosophical discussions. The films featured in this season offer an opportunity to reflect on our perceptual...

  • Filmhouse Junior

    Until Sun 07 May

    Filmhouse Junior

    Films for a younger audience, weekly on Sundays at 11am. Tickets cost £4.50 (£5.50 for 3D screenings) per person, big or small. For these shows we choose to screen dubbed versions...

  • For Crying Out Loud

    Until Mon 01 May

    For Crying Out Loud

    Screenings for carers and their babies on Monday mornings at 11:00am! Tickets cost £4.50/£3.50 concessions per adult. Screenings are limited to babies under 12 months accompanied by no...

  • Growing Pains

    Until Mon 24 Apr

    Growing Pains

    A Season of Films Programmed by Jessie Moroney. Filmhouse’s monthly screening strand showing classic and contemporary films dealing with some of the more complex aspects of childhood....

  • Over the Rainbow

    Until Sun 09 Apr

    Over the Rainbow

    It's here! It's queer! Over the Rainbow is Filmhouse's monthly screening strand for new and classic queer cinema and events. Share Tweet

  • Monkey Business

    Until Sat 15 Apr

    Monkey Business

    A special season of films programmed in partnership with the National Museum of Scotland, where the brilliant Monkey Business exhibition invites you to stand shoulder to shoulder with our closest...

  • Autism Awareness Day

    Sun 02 Apr only

    Autism Awareness Day

    The ninth annual World Autism Awareness Day is April 2, 2017. Every year, autism organizations around the world celebrate the day with unique fundraising and awareness-raising events. This...

  • Sunday Double Bills

    Sun 02 Apr only

    Sunday Double Bills

    A regular, though not weekly, double bill, always on a Sunday afternoon. Share Tweet

  • Edinburgh Spy Week

    Mon 17 Apr to Thu 20 Apr

    Edinburgh Spy Week

    Edinburgh Spy Week focuses on espionage literature, film and television and the ways in whichsecrecy and spying run through our history and culture. The 2017 film programme concentrates on...

  • Dead by Dawn

    Thu 20 Apr to Sun 23 Apr

    Dead by Dawn

    Dead by Dawn returns to Filmhouse for its 24th edition with a tempting line-up of dark delights guaranteed to give you goose-bumps on your goose-bumps! The UK's longest running genre film...

  • Folk Film Gathering

    Sat 29 Apr to Thu 11 May

    Folk Film Gathering

    Our programme of folk cinema this year revolves around a dual theme of Songs and Labour, showcasing the many instances in Scottish and world cinemas where filmmakers have explored the complex...

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