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.

  • Filmhouse Junior

    Until Sun 26 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...

  • For Crying Out Loud

    Until Mon 27 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...

  • Over the Rainbow

    Until Sun 19 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. Share Tweet

  • Growing Pains

    Until Sat 18 Feb

    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....

  • Martin Scorsese

    Until Sun 19 Feb

    Martin Scorsese

    The second half of our retrospective begins with two big-hitters - in every respect. Both Taxi Driver and GoodFellas have received crisp digital restorations and return to our screens with...

  • Moving Cinema

    Until Mon 20 Feb

    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 Thu 30 Mar

    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...

  • Watching Languages: Translation, Interpreting and Multilingualism in Films

    Mon 23 Jan to Wed 25 Jan

    Watching Languages: Translation, Interpreting and Multilingualism in Films

    Join us for a three-day event on languages, translation and interpreting as depicted and utilised in films. The films will be introduced by Dr ebnem Susam-Saraeva, Senior Lecturer in Translation...

  • Screening Europe

    Tue 24 Jan to Tue 28 Feb

    Screening Europe

    Curated in collaboration with Film Studies at the University of Edinburgh, Screening Europe is an annual season celebrating and interrogating the history and aesthetics of cinema in Europe....

  • Take One Action

    Fri 03 Feb to Thu 02 Mar

    Take One Action

    Regular events and annual film festival celebrating world-changing cinema “Want to change the world but not sure where to start? This festival will rouse you into action.” The...

  • Edinburgh Iranian Festival

    Thu 09 Feb to Fri 17 Feb

    Edinburgh Iranian Festival

    The Edinburgh Iranian Festival 2017 Film Season is a season of two halves: on the one hand, it pays tribute to one of the legends of Iranian cinema, Abbas Kiarostami, who passed away recently in...

  • Film and the Other Arts: Creative Dialogues in the Avant-Garde

    Sat 25 Feb and Sun 26 Feb

    Film and the Other Arts: Creative Dialogues in the Avant-Garde

    A season of avant-garde films exploring the diverse ways in which cinema dialogues with other of art forms. Painting, drawing, architecture, dance, performance, sound and poetry coalesce and...

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