Reviews and interviews from Edinburgh International Film Festival 2013.

Review – EIFF 2013 – Not Another Happy Ending

July 3, 2013

      Film: Not Another Happy Ending Director: John McKay Production: Synchronicity Writers: David Solomons Cast: Karen Gillan, Tom Duval, Iain De Caestecker, Henry Ian Cusick, Kate Dickie, Gary Lewis   Rating: Walkout   […]

Review – EIFF 2013 – For Those In Peril

June 30, 2013

  Film: For Those In Peril   Director: Paul Wright Production: Warp Productions Writers: Paul Wright Cast: George MacKay, Kate Dickie Nichola Burley, Michael Smiley   Rating 2/5   It’s a funny thing seeing a […]

Review – EIFF 2013 – We Are The Freaks

June 24, 2013

  Film: We Are The Freaks Director: Justin Edgar Production: 104 Films Writers: Justin Edgar Cast: Jamie Blackley, Sean Teale, Mike Bailey, Michael Smiley, Rosamund Pike Screen Dates: Sat 22 June 21:00 Cineworld Sun 23 […]

Review – EIFF 2013 – The Great Hip Hop Hoax

June 22, 2013

  Film: The Great Hip-Hop Hoax Director: Jeanie Finlay Production: Glimmer Films Cast: Billy Boyd Gavin Bain Screen Dates: Wed 26 June, 20:40 Cineworld, Thu 27 June, 20:50 Cineworld, Fri 28 June, Odeon Westerhailles.   […]

Review – EIFF 2013 – Svengali

June 20, 2013

  Film: Svengali Director: John Hardwick Production: Root Films Writers: Jonny Owen Main Cast: Jonny Owen, Vicky McClure Screen Dates: Fri 21 June20:40  Cineworld, Sat 22 June 14:40 Cineworld   Rating: Walkout   It’s maybe […]

Review – EIFF 2013 – Shooting Bigfoot

June 19, 2013

  Film: Shooting Bigfoot Director: Morgan Mathews Production: Minnow Films Writers: Documentary Screen Dates: Fri 21 June 22:45 Film House Sat 22 June 17:05 Cineworld   Rating 4.5/5   BAFTA winner Morgan Matthews rekindles his […]

Review – EIFF 2013 – Dummy Jim

June 18, 2013

  Film: Dummy Jim Director: Matt Hulse Production: Writers: Matt Hulse Main Cast: Jim Dore Screen Dates: Thu 20 June 20:55 Cineworld Fri 21 June 20:35 Cineworld   Rating: Walk out.   Before entering, I […]

Review – EIFF 2013 – The East

June 18, 2013

  Film: The East Director: Zal Batmanglij Production: Scott Free Writers:  Zal Batmanglij (screenplay), Brit Marling(screenplay) Main Cast:  Brit Marling, Alexander Skarsgård, Ellen Page, Patricia Clarkson, Toby Kebbell   Screen Dates: Thu 20 June Cineworld 18:00, Sun 23 June Cineworld […]