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.

  • For Crying Out Loud

    Until Mon 29 Feb

    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...

  • Filmhouse Junior

    Until Sun 27 Mar

    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...

  • Sunday Double Bills

    Until Sun 28 Feb

    Sunday Double Bills

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

  • Over the Rainbow

    Until Sun 21 Feb

    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. In February, we present a queer take on Shakespeare with Keanu...

  • Screening Europe

    Until Tue 29 Mar

    Screening Europe

    Screening Europe is a new season of films curated by Film at the University of Edinburgh. We will bring a varied selection of past and contemporary European films to the Filmhouse to celebrate and...

  • Valentine's Day

    Sun 14 Feb only

    Valentine's Day

    Two very different takes on love and romance, variety being the spice of life and all that! Share Tweet

  • Animation Workshops

    Wed 17 Feb to Wed 30 Mar

    Animation Workshops

    Fantastic animation workshops for young people and adults, delivered by Animation Jam. For more information on these workshops email or call Nicola Kettlewood...

  • The 2016 Edinburgh Iranian Festival Film Season

    Fri 19 Feb to Sun 21 Feb

    The 2016 Edinburgh Iranian Festival Film Season

    Following on from the success of its 2015 edition, the Edinburgh Iranian Festival presents a set of five new feature films, centring on the themes of masculinity, alienation and the family....

  • The Hollywood Blacklist

    Sun 21 Feb to Thu 03 Mar

    The Hollywood Blacklist

    To tie in with our screenings of Trumbo , we're screening two films - Spartacus and Roman Holiday - scripted by Dalton Trumbo, plus Martin Ritt's darkly comic 1976 film The...

  • IKIRU: The Highs and Lows of Life in Japanese Cinema

    Mon 22 Feb to Sun 28 Feb

    IKIRU: The Highs and Lows of Life in Japanese Cinema

    The Japan Foundation Touring Film Programme 2016 Inspired by Akira Kurosawa's iconic 1952 film Ikiru ("To Live"), the Japan Foundation Touring Film Programme 2016 will provide an...

  • Adventure Film Festival

    Fri 26 Feb to Mon 07 Mar

    Adventure Film Festival

    11 of the world's most exciting action and adventure documentary films at 30 locations nationwide. Experience adventure as it happens around the globe, from being sling shot over the cliffs of...

  • Sat 27 Feb to Thu 03 Mar

    "Bye Bye, We Love You"

    We pay tribute this month to The Thin White Duke; to Ziggy Stardust; to the mesmerising, transformative and unforgettable David Bowie. While his musicianship and iconic personas have...

  • Filmosophy: Three Colours

    Wed 02 Mar to Wed 04 May

    Filmosophy: Three Colours

    This sixth season of Filmosophy focuses on Krzysztof Kieslowski's stunning Three Colours Trilogy. The films - Blue , White , Red - which correspond to the colours of the French flag,...

  • Edinburgh International Science Festival

    Mon 04 Apr

    Edinburgh International Science Festival

    Edinburgh International Science Festival 2016 will be exploring science, technology, engineering and design’s ability to help improve our world and our lives through the concept of...

  • Dead by Dawn 2016

    Thu 21 Apr to Sun 24 Apr

    Dead by Dawn 2016

    Dead by Dawn returns to Filmhouse in April for its 23rd edition, with a line-up of dark delights guaranteed to give you goose-bumps on your goose-bumps! We have superb feature debuts alongside...

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