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 03 Oct

    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 09 Oct

    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...

  • The First World War in Cinema

    Until Fri 18 Nov

    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...

  • Growing Pains

    Until Wed 28 Sep

    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 Mon 03 Oct

    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 September we welcome the Scottish Queer International Film...

  • Studio Ghibli Forever

    Until Sun 28 Aug

    Studio Ghibli Forever

    A sweeping season of Studio Ghibli - from the legendary Japanese animation house’s humble beginnings in 1984 with Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind to its late masterpiece, The...

  • POUTfest Tour 2016

    Until Sun 28 Aug

    POUTfest Tour 2016

    Time to POUT again, like you did last summer… Yes indeed, POUTfest returns, bigger, better, bolder and brighter, so come join us for one incredible summer of exceptional LGBTQI films!...

  • Antonia Bird

    Until Thu 01 Sep

    Antonia Bird

    Six one-off screenings of work by Antonia Bird, inspired by Susan Kemp’s documentary Antonia Bird: From EastEnders to Hollywood . From her EIFF premiere of Safe in 1993, starring a...

  • US Politics in Film

    Until Tue 22 Nov

    US Politics in Film

    The next few months promise high political drama as the race for the White House heats up, in what has proved a uniquely unpredictable and interesting U.S. election year. There’s a long...

  • Ingrid Bergman

    Until Wed 31 Aug

    Ingrid Bergman

    Inspired by Stig Björkman’s new documentary Ingrid Bergman in Her Own Words , this month we present four of Ingrid Bergman’s finest and most memorable performances. Spanning...

  • Edinburgh International Television Festival 2016

    Until Thu 25 Aug

    Edinburgh International Television Festival 2016

    The Edinburgh International Television Festival brought to you by YouTube and BT is one of the most prestigious media events in the UK – bringing together all parts of the television and...

  • Nick Cave, Warren Ellis & The Bad Seeds

    Fri 09 Sep to Wed 14 Sep

    Nick Cave, Warren Ellis & The Bad Seeds

    A short season of films featuring the music of Nick Cave, Warren Ellis & The Bad Seeds. All tickets to films in this season cost £6 (unless otherwise stated)

  • Roald Dahl on Film

    Sun 11 Sep to Tue 13 Sep

    Roald Dahl on Film

    We are delighted to be part of Roald Dahl on Film ,  a national programme of events and screenings to celebrate Roald Dahl 100 - the centenary of the world's number one storyteller!

  • Take One Action

    Wed 14 Sep to Sun 25 Sep

    Take One Action

    Take One Action celebrates the people and the movies that are changing the world, from Argyll to Zimbabwe. Back at Filmhouse for a ninth year, the festival premieres 10 days of the most acclaimed...

  • Shakespeare on Film

    Thu 29 Sep to Wed 23 Nov

    Shakespeare on Film

    In association with The university of Edinburgh, Filmhouse will present a varied programme of Shakespeare adaptations by some of the great filmmakers. Pushing across boundaries of language, genre...

  • Rebel With a Camera: The Cinema of Ousmane Sembène

    Thu 06 Oct to Sun 16 Oct

    Rebel With a Camera: The Cinema of Ousmane Sembène

    Ousmane Sembène, otherwise known as the father of African cinema, is one of the key figures of world cinema, and yet his works, still relevant today, remain unknown to many. Through this...

  • Edinburgh Spanish Film Festival

    Thu 06 Oct to Sat 15 Oct

    Edinburgh Spanish Film Festival

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