ESFF 2018 Highlights

Here’s a short video of some of the highlights from the 2018 Edinburgh Short Film Festival!

Thanks to all the film-makers who participated and looking forward to seeing your next films,

Filmed and edited by the talented and indefatigable Amanda Rogers

By |April 27th, 2019|News Posts|Comments Off on ESFF 2018 Highlights

CINETOPIA RADIO SHOW: APRIL 2019

Another edition of Cinetopia, Edinburgh’s favourite film radio show is just out!
Featuring an interview with Mar Felices, the director of Iberodocs, the Iberian/South American documentary film festival,

Film reviews and discussions on favourite Italian films!

CINETOPIA APRIL 2019

By |April 26th, 2019|News Posts|Comments Off on CINETOPIA RADIO SHOW: APRIL 2019

ESFF Screens at Florence’s FilmCorti 2019

Our good friends at Firenze FilmCorti in Florence are launching this year’s edition of Florence’s premiere short film event on Thursday May 30th 2019 and we’re preparing a programme of short film for the Festival!

The short film screening will take place at the atmospheric Le Murate venue, the old 19th Century prison, on Saturday June 2nd and we’re excited to be part of a vibrant and busy short film event!

FIRENZE FILM CORTI

Here’s some stills from last year’s […]

By |April 23rd, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on ESFF Screens at Florence’s FilmCorti 2019

‘Little Shit’ by Richard Gorodecky reviewed by Federica Pugliese

Screened at last year’s ESFF, LITTLE SHIT is a beautifully shot and intense coming of age drama, set amid a

high-rise London council estate. Directed by Richard Gorodecky and reviewed here by our scribe,
the talented Federica Pugliese!

LITTLE SHIT REVIEW

By |April 7th, 2019|News Posts|Comments Off on ‘Little Shit’ by Richard Gorodecky reviewed by Federica Pugliese

ESFF Filmmaker Interviews #1 Sophia Carr-Gomm

First in a series of film-maker interviews from the 2018 Edinburgh Short Film Festival.

Carys Evans interviews Sophia Carr-Gomm whose drama THE WIDER SUN was screened at the ESFF 2018 edition!

By |April 6th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on ESFF Filmmaker Interviews #1 Sophia Carr-Gomm

Edinburgh Short Film Festival 2019 Open For Entries – Awards & International Showcases

Featuring the best short films of 2019 at international film festivals

Winner of Take One Magazine’s Best Festival 2018 Award

Presenting awards and trophies for the best films selected by our jury for Best Film, & Best Animation & Best Scottish Short!

This year, we’re also excited to be programming films and film partnerships for our 2019 partners:

The Adriatic Film Festival
Balkans Beyond Borders Film Festival
Firenze FilmCorti – (Florence)
Puppet Animation Scotland
Edinburgh Printmakers
IberoDocs

Max Length 25 minutes, international films […]

By |March 29th, 2019|News Posts|Comments Off on Edinburgh Short Film Festival 2019 Open For Entries – Awards & International Showcases

Pics from our short film screening in Bendigo, Australia

Thanks to Chris Earl at Scots Day Out for sending us some pics of the ESFF screening at the Colonial Theatre in Bendigo!

Looks like a busy night and a very appreciative audience for some fine Scottish-made short films including Not Required Back by Peter Marsden, Close to the Bone by Will Pickering, The Wider Sun by Sophia Carr-Gomm,  Radioactive by Pamela Gray and Lost and Found by Andre Franco.

Looking forward to screening there next year!

 

[…]

By |March 20th, 2019|News Posts|Comments Off on Pics from our short film screening in Bendigo, Australia

ESFF on Comedy Podcast Big Meeting

Some intriguing film pitches on episode 3 of the comedy podcast Big Meeting featuring Paul from Edinburgh Short Film Festival including potential smash hit Time Boozers!

What will Paul’s advice be on the concept of Forest Whitaker eating only artichokes for three weeks? Or on the breathtaking ‘Quartz Genius: The First Ninja Droid’? There’s only a single way to find out, and that’s to listen.

Thanks for having us on!

BIG MEETING

By |March 6th, 2019|News Posts|Comments Off on ESFF on Comedy Podcast Big Meeting

CINETOPIA RADIO SHOW: FEBRUARY 2019

We’ve just broadcast the latest edition of Cinetopia, the radio show for film enthusiasts!

The February edition covers the Oscars, A kind of Seeing & Gabrielle Brady, Director of Island of Hungry Ghosts. Reviews & discussions as well as a lovely set of film-related tunes!

Check is out here!

CINETOPIA FEBRUARY

By |March 4th, 2019|News Posts|Comments Off on CINETOPIA RADIO SHOW: FEBRUARY 2019

IberoDocs and Edinburgh Shorts combine for the Rose Street Theatre!

IberoDocs is the first showcase for Ibero-American culture in Scotland, focused on documentary films by Spanish, Portuguese and Latin- American filmmakers.
IberoDocs brings to Edinburgh the most significant productions  from Ibero-American culture, in a festival that is as distinctive as it is unique, and we’ll be working on a combined Spanish-Portugese language programme for their 2019 edition!

We’ll be putting together a joint short film programme of some of the best of our Iberian short films for […]

By |February 27th, 2019|News Posts|Comments Off on IberoDocs and Edinburgh Shorts combine for the Rose Street Theatre!