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.

  • The First World War in Cinema

    Until Sat 25 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...

  • Filmhouse Junior

    Until Sun 31 May

    Filmhouse Junior

    Films for a younger audience, weekly on Sundays at 11am. Tickets cost £4.00 (£5.00 for 3D screenings) per person, big or small.  For these shows we choose to screen dubbed...

  • Come and See...

    Until Thu 16 Apr

    Come and See...

    A monthly one-off screening of a great film we simply thought you might like to see on the big screen. Share Tweet

  • Filmosophy

    Until Tue 21 Apr


    Filmosophy returns for a fourth season of original and thought-provoking films. This season focuses on the distinction between appearance and reality. Each film provides a unique perspective on...

  • South Africa at 20: The Freedom Tour

    Until Wed 01 Apr

    South Africa at 20: The Freedom Tour

    2014 marked the 20th anniversary of democracy and freedom in South Africa. To commemorate this landmark date, South Africa at 20: The Freedom Tour, a season of South African cinema, is taking...

  • Edinburgh International Science Festival

    Mon 06 Apr to Thu 16 Apr

    Edinburgh International Science Festival

    We're delighted to host two special screenings as part of this year's Edinburgh International Science Festival . Share Tweet

  • Laura Poitras: 9/11 Trilogy

    Wed 08 Apr to Sat 11 Apr

    Laura Poitras: 9/11 Trilogy

    Acclaimed documentarist Laura Poitras has spent more than a decade crafting a set of three films taking separate - but equally unflinching - looks into the realities of the post-9/11 world. In...

  • April Animation Workshops

    Wed 08 Apr to Sun 19 Apr

    April Animation Workshops

    Animation workshops for children and adults, delivered by Animation Jam. Share Tweet

  • Martin Scorsese Presents: Masterpieces of Polish Cinema

    Fri 10 Apr to Wed 17 Jun

    Martin Scorsese Presents: Masterpieces of Polish Cinema

    Polish cinema seemed to come out of nowhere. After a painful period of reconstruction post-WWII and the abolition of a creatively stifling policy of Socialist Realism, the...

  • Vera Chytilová

    Wed 15 Apr to Wed 20 May

    Vera Chytilová

    A rebel, a feminist and a critic of contemporary society - some of many labels attached to the leading lady of 1960s Czech New Wave, Věra Chytilová, who died last year at the age of...

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