EIFF hopes to capture that diversity and importance.
A Welcome Reception, sponsored by Ride TV, will be hosted at the Dana Gallery Friday, September 18, opening day of EIFF.
Cineworld, August 18 and 19, EIFF Box Office: 0131 623 8030.
Cineworld, August 18 and 20, EIFF Box Office: 0131 623 8030.
Holyrood culture minister Patricia Ferguson said: "I am pleased that Scottish Screen has been able to respond so positively by giving additional financial backing to the EIFF
America Ferrera and Ryan Piers Williams will be talking about the film in a free event at EIFF
Hub in Festival Square, Edinburgh, today at 4.
It's just unfortunate that my BAFTA int at EIFF
came a little too soon.
Toy Story 3 in 3D is being screened at the EIFF
on June 19.
The BAFTA-winning actor, who has a long history with the festival, which premiered many of his films, said: "It was a great honour to be asked by Sir Sean, and I am delighted to become a Patron of the EIFF
- a festival that showcases the best of Scottish, British and international filmmaking.
The awards were presented to the winners by EIFF
Patron Sir Sean Connery at Edinburgh's Filmhouse.
To make sure you don't miss out on any of the film fun, Cineworld is offering one lucky reader a pair of VIP tickets for the last night of the 59th EIFF
on Saturday, August 27.