Another batch of stills from the 2017 Edinburgh Short Film Festival, week 2 and our closing night!
Reviews have been coming thick and fast this year and we’re very pleased to have had our closing night on Saturday November 11th reviewed by arts critic Liliya Nikolova in the National Student Magazine!
NATIONAL STUDENT ESFF CLOSING NIGHT REVIEW
At the closing night of the 2017 Edinburgh Short Film Festival, we were able to give a warm welcome to Aidan Stanley the Chairman of the Fastnet Film Festival, who had travelled from Schull in West Cork, where the festival is based, to this year’s events in Edinburgh.
We were happy to play host to Aidan, as we’d made the reverse trip ourselves, back in May, to the Fastnet Film Festival itself. The FFF is a […]
We’re delighted that our friends from The Wee Review have passed us their review of Day 5 at the Edinburgh Short Film Festival on November 9th at the Filmhouse, we were also very honoured to have guest film-makers in attendance from all over the world, including from Iran and South Korea,
Many thanks to Roozbeh Misaghi and Seeunghee Kim for coming to the festival this year!
Well the competition this year for both the film and script pitch competitions were both pretty fierce,
but we’re pleased to be able to announce the winners in each category as follows:
SCRIPT PITCH 2017 COMPETITION
Winner: David MacPherson
Runner-Up: Jo Osborne
RISING STAR AWARD 2017
Winner: Alia Ghafar for ‘Salt & Sauce’
BEST ANIMATED SHORT FILM AWARD 2017
Winner: Chloe Lesueur for ‘Tis’
BEST FILM AWARD 2017
Winner: Catalina Jordan Alvarez for ‘Paco’
Well done to all the winners and good luck with your film […]
We’re glad that Steven Fraser of The Wee Review came to our opening night and delighted with his review!
THE WEE REVIEW: EDINBURGH SHORT FILM FESTIVAL – IBERIAN ANIMATION
We’re excited that the Edinburgh Short Film Festival opens tonight at the Filmhouse and here’s a look at this year’s excellent trailer
Edited by the faboulous Finn Kati Niemela and a specially composed soundtrack craftily created by the cunning Callum Rankine!
The Edinburgh Short Film Festival opens again on October 27th and It’s great to see that some very good comedies have made it onto the programme this year and we’re always pleased to light the mood on those dark November nights!
From USA, we are excited to screen, PACO by Catalina Jordan Alvarez, A wonderfully funny comic portrait of a catcaller, choreographed with a non-professional cast and captured with disarmingly intimate 16mm photography.
Simultaneously sweet and slightly […]
You can bin the Beckett and chuck the Chekov this Autumn, because all the drama is happening at the Edinburgh Short Film Festival!
There’s a wealth of top notch UK & International drama screening this year and we’re giving you a once-only chance to immerse yourself in some of this year’s best short film dramas. From short story adaptations to drama based on true stories, there’s no shortage of excellent examples of film-makers creating a drama […]