You want the finest film crit known to humanity and you want them here and you want them now!
The December edition of Cinetopia supplies all your film needs!
We’re thrilled to be part of the 2020 Shortcutz Amsterdam International Audience Award!
On Jan 15th at the Filmhouse we’ll present 2019’s best Dutch Short Films as nominated by a panel of film industry judges headed by Rutger Hauer.
Edinburgh audiences vote on the best film with the winner announced in Amsterdam on Jan 19th!
From startling animation and charmingly personal documentary to intense urban drama.
Delighted that the Fountain reviewed our Sat 2nd November programme ‘Coping Mechanisms’
SAT 2ND NOVEMBER REVIEW
2019 BEST FILM AWARD
STAY AWAKE, BE READY BY PHAM THIEN AN
A cleverly staged and beutifully crafted short drama and a multi-coloured slice of life by a talented young director.
Congratulations to Pham and we wish him all the best with his future career!
2019 BEST ANIMATION AWARD
MUEDRA BY CESAR DIAZ MELENDEZ
Am amazingly intricate stop-motion film, made with dedication, commitment and love!
Congratulations to Cesar and we wish him all the best with the film and his future projects!
2019 BEST SCOTTISH FILM AWARD:
IN THE FALL BY TOM GENTLE
An expertly staged drama, based on Alistair MacLeod’s short story. Literary, perfectly paced and
with some superb central performances, congratulations to Tom and the team and thanks for letting us screen it!
Our 2019 edition wrapped last night at the ECA with our Scottish Animation programme and we’ve been delighted and
thrilled by the response to our programme!
Our most ambitious yet events started on Thursday 24th October at Cinetopia’s Networking event at Brewdog and ended at the ECA on the 10th November and after 10 months of hard work, it remains to give thanks to everyone who contributed to making 2019 such a successful year for the ESFF!