Edinburgh Shorts 2017 Opening Tonight, Check out our trailer!

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!

By |October 27th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Edinburgh Shorts 2017 Opening Tonight, Check out our trailer!

Eleanor Yule and Mandy Lee chat to ESFF director Paul Bruce about their film, ‘Love Cake’.

Love Cake is a bitter-sweet romantic comedy shot in and around Edinburgh’s New Town and Marchmont, and features some food-related, romantic entanglements. Can you tell us something about the genesis of the idea?

Eleanor Yule: The idea came from writer Mandy Lee. It was a real education for me as a director as I knew nothing about erotic cakes and had never experienced one myself! Once I was introduced to the world I found it fascinating; […]

By |June 12th, 2014|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Eleanor Yule and Mandy Lee chat to ESFF director Paul Bruce about their film, ‘Love Cake’.

From Novel to Screenplay

Edinburgh writer Martin Hopkins adapted his début novel, ‘Cracks in the Pavement,’ into a full-length feature screenplay and is in the process of finding a production company to help him turn it into a film. Here are some of his top tips on how first time filmmakers can take their pen from paper to the big screen:

Final Draft is a great screenwriting package that many filmmakers use to write screenplays. It’s a huge help when […]

By |January 8th, 2014|Uncategorized|Comments Off on From Novel to Screenplay