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 27 Jun

    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...

  • Signed Up

    Until Sun 05 Jun

    Signed Up

    In 2015, Scotland passed a pioneering law committing the country to “promoting” the use of British Sign Language (BSL). In partnership with Heriot-Watt University’s BSL...

  • Growing Pains

    Until Tue 14 Jun

    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....

  • Filmhouse Junior

    Until Sun 12 Jun

    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...

  • Photography on Film

    Until Thu 02 Jun

    Photography on Film

    Stills is pleased to have the opportunity to collaborate with Filmhouse on this season of films. Above all, the programme demonstrates the exciting power and reach of photography. It offers...

  • Tarkovsky

    Until Wed 15 Jun


    A full feature film retrospective of Andrei Tarkovsky. All seven of his films screening from new digital prints, with special screenings featuring introductions courtesy of the University of...

  • Discover Arts

    Until Sun 17 Jul

    Discover Arts

    Discover Arts is a season of unmissable cinema events giving audiences full access to some of the world's most captivating galleries, theatres and works of art. This season, exclusive to...

  • Tongues on Fire Presents Edinburgh Asian Film Festival

    Fri 03 Jun to Sun 05 Jun

    Tongues on Fire Presents Edinburgh Asian Film Festival

    I am delighted to introduce the 1st Edinburgh Asian Film Festival (EAFF). This pioneering event adds an Asian flavour to vibrant Edinburgh and the iconic Filmhouse. EAFF features the best films...

  • Biomedical Research Ethics Film Festival

    Wed 15 Jun only

    Biomedical Research Ethics Film Festival

    What kind of society would exist if persons with disabilities are ‘released’ (given death by lethal injection) and suffering no longer existed. Would it be a utopian or dystopian...

  • Scottish Endarkenment

    Mon 11 Jul to Mon 15 Aug

    Scottish Endarkenment

    The Scottish Endarkenment explores a wide range of disturbing and provocative topics, from ever-escalating international conflict, social inequality and unrest, gender identity and sexual...

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