Edinburgh Film Festival Plans "Radical New Approach"

Gavin Miller, CEO for the Centre for the Moving Image (CMI), announced "a radical new approach" for next year's Edinburgh International Film Festival today.

Edinburgh International Film Festival

Event Dates: 
Wednesday, 15 June 2011 - Sunday, 26 June 2011

Edinburgh Filmhouse
88 Lothian Road
Edinburgh EH3 9BZ
United Kingdom
Phone: +44 (0)131 228 4051
Fax: +44 (0)131 229 5501

The Edinburgh International Film Festival, the longest continuously running film festival in the world, moved to a new fortnight-long run in June in 2008.

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Freeman is great. Rugby scenes are dull.

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The political drama behind Clint Eastwood's feel-good movie, based on a true story, works well. It recalls how Nelson Mandela (captured well by Morgan Freeman) used the Rugby World Cup finals in South Africa to pull together his "rainbow nation".

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Horrors on Wall Street

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The face of the financial crisis has taken many forms, from people lining up outside banks desperate to get at their savings, to the dilapidation of newly built suburban homes that have been foreclosed on.

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Sundance Grand Jury Winner is well worth seeking out

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Raw, visceral, realistic, uncompromising but also engaging to watch, Debra Granik's second feature, Winter's Bone, deservedly won the Sundance Grand Jury Prize and the Waldo Salt Screenwriting award.

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