Thu 07 Nov 2013 - Fri 08 Nov 2013

Echo of Light

19.00 - 21.00

Folklore Tapes is an ongoing multi-media collaborative project drawing upon and re-contextualising the folklore found within the counties of Britain. Exploring mysteries, myths, strange phenomena,... [more]

Fri 01 Nov 2013 - Sat 02 Nov 2013

The Surgery

A Night in the Animal Hospital....

Doors 20.00 - 01.00 First Film: 20.30 & Second Film: 22.30

Join us this Hallowe'en weekend for a series of events that launches The Surgery! The Surgery is an immersive cinema experience in Summerhall's spookiest space...the abandoned animal... [more]

Sun 27 Oct 2013

Wajda School Screenings

18:00 - 19.30

Selection of three films from Wajda School. Wajda School has been active for over 10 years. It was founded in Warsaw by Andrzej Wajda and Wojciech Marczewski. It’s based on film groups tradition... [more]

Sun 20 Oct 2013

The University of Silesia Screenings

18.00 - 19.30

Fresh Selection of films created in the The University of Silesia in Katowic. The University of Silesia in Katowice also known as “Katowice Film School” has its origins in the Institute of... [more]

Sun 13 Oct 2013

Munk Studio Screenings

18:00 - 19.30

Selection of the newest films produced by the Studio Munk. Munk Studio functions within the structures of Polish Filmmakers Association and was set up to focus exclusively on producing directorial... [more]

Sun 06 Oct 2013

New Horizons Screenings

18:00 - 19.30

Selection of last years films screened during T-Mobile New Horizons International Film Festival. T- Mobile is the biggest film festival in Poland and it is regarded as one of the most important... [more]

Thu 03 Oct 2013


Fiction Short Film Show

20.00 - 21.30

Short films are for instance our medium, the medium of our generation, the source that best triggers the release of adrenaline into the blood-stream of our uncertain times. We have decided to go for... [more]

Thu 05 Sep 2013


Spanish and Latin American Animation Short Film Showcase!


The first programme curated by cinemaattic after the festival period in Edinburgh will be focusing on animation short films from Latin-American and Spanish countries. Nowadays, the artistic... [more]

Fri 19 Jul 2013

Icaro Foundation

Aya: Awakenings Shamanism film & lecture


AYA: Awakenings is a narrative documentary into the world and visions of Amazonian shamanism, exploring the indigenous experience with plant sacraments including ayahuasca and DMT and the Western... [more]

Mon 17 Jun 2013

Refugee Survival Trust

Making it Home


The Refugee Survival Trust and Summerhall invite you to experience an installation of four extraordinary short films from the Making it Home project. This unique initiative has seen local women from... [more]

Fri 14 Jun 2013


Basque Spring Short Film Show


Every spring, we gather the new buds that germinate within the Basque short filmmaking, so as to take them to every corner of the world. Next stop: Edinburgh Summerhall. Peripheral cinemas, pure... [more]

Wed 12 Jun 2013 - Wed 24 Jul 2013


Classic Cinema Presents...

Every Wednesday at 19:30

In French, with English subtitles 24th July - Gas - Oil (92 mins) This early fifties classic thriller starring trucks, men and women 17th July - Tchao Pantin (100 mins) Coluche -... [more]

Fri 07 Jun 2013 - Sat 15 Jun 2013

Edinburgh Short Film Festival

Who are you calling short stuff? Edinburgh's half pint-sized film festival packs a punch. Audiences can expect the unexpected, with Belfast samurai, a suicidal ostrich, discontented urinals and... [more]

Thu 02 May 2013


Short Film Show: Marvin&Wayne Session 1


There was a time when Spanish films were all about flamenco dancers and macho bar regulars surrounding the young lolitas and saritas.....but times are finally (and luckily) changing! Barcelona-based... [more]

Thu 04 Apr 2013


Pablo's winter (2012), MIT Edinburgh Premiere


MIT Edinburgh Premiere is an extraordinary good news and it represents months of hard work to secure the screening of exclusive films produced by cutting-edge talents worldwide. MIT Edinburgh will... [more]

Sun 10 Mar 2013


RealReels: Steps in the World of Equal Exchange


Come and celebrate the end of Fairtrade Fortnight with Scottish pioneering Fairtrade Co-op Equal Exchange and Summerhall. Free Fairtrade wine and refreshments will be served. RealReels is a series... [more]

Fri 08 Mar 2013

Edinburgh's Freedom for Birth Group

Freedom For Birth - Documentary Screening and Discussion


An International Woman's Day screening of the documentary 'Freedom for Birth' about women's rights around childbirth. Directed by Toni Harman & Alex Wakeford, the film tells the story of... [more]

Mon 28 Jan 2013

Auricle Ensemble

Auricle Ensemble: The City


The Auricle Ensemble performs live alongside a showing of seminal documentary ‘The City’. Produced for New York’s 1939 World Fair, it was written by Lewis Mumford who was greatly inspired by... [more]

Wed 05 Dec 2012

Catalan Film Festival: The Best of Catalan Short Films: Gaudí Awards I.


Established in 2009 by the Catalan Academy of Cinema, the Gaudí Awards are Catalonia´s national film awards. Many of the films included in the Gaudí Awards programme have only been seen to date at... [more]

Fri 30 Nov 2012

Catalan Film Festival: Bicycle, spoon, apple (2010) by Carles Bosch


A very special night of cinema, hope and life with another documentary that will focus this time on popular leader for the people of Spain Pasqual Maragall -once former mayor of Barcelona and... [more]

Thu 29 Nov 2012

Catalan Film Festival: Listening to judge Garzón (2011), by Isabel Coixet


The celebrated Spanish Human Rights investigator Baltasar Garzón was convicted in February 2012 by Spanish supreme court for his enquiries over the systematic repression of Franco's iron-fisted... [more]

Film: An Introduction to thinking About Cinema

4 sessions: 25 May, 1 June, 8 June, 15 June 2013

Join Tony McKibbin for a clip based series of discussions on cinema. Each week we will look at an aspect of film – the story, the image, the sound, the acting... Each week we will look at an... [more]

Fri 20th March 2015


The Cinemaattic Short-Film Showcase

20:00 - 22:00

  Taking cinemas outside of cinemas, Cinemaattic continues to showcase cult, rare and classic Spanish feature films and powerful Latin-American short film sessions. The short film format is... [more]