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Thu 27 Jan 2022 @ 6:15 pm - 8:00 pm

Summerhall Presents

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Cinema
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL

A childless couple in rural Iceland make an alarming discovery one day in their sheep barn. They soon face the consequences of defying the will of nature, in this dark and atmospheric folktale, the striking debut feature from director Valdimar Jóhannsson.

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Thu 27 Jan 2022 @ 8:30 pm - 10:05 pm

Summerhall Presents

Venue

Cinema
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL

Thirteen-year-old Kayla endures the tidal wave of contemporary suburban adolescence as she makes her way through the last week of middle school—the end of her thus far disastrous eighth grade year—before she begins high school.

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Fri 28 Jan 2022 @ 6:15 pm - 8:05 pm

Summerhall Presents

Venue

Cinema
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL

Warm, winning, and gloriously alive, Sean Baker’s The Florida Project is a deeply moving and unforgettably poignant look at childhood. Set on a stretch of highway just outside the imagined utopia of Disney World, The Florida Project follows six-year-old Moonee (Brooklynn Prince in a stunning breakout turn) and her rebellious mother Halley (Bria Vinaite, another major discovery) over the course of a single summer.

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Fri 28 Jan 2022 @ 8:30 pm - 10:40 pm

Summerhall Presents

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Cinema
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL

An epic fantasy adventure based on the timeless Arthurian legend, The Green Knight tells the story of Sir Gawain (Dev Patel), King Arthur’s reckless and headstrong nephew, who embarks on a daring quest to confront the eponymous Green Knight, a gigantic emerald-skinned stranger and tester of men.

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Sat 29 Jan 2022 @ 6:15 pm - 8:10 pm

Summerhall Presents

Venue

Cinema
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL

A tender and sweeping story about what roots us, Minari follows a Korean-American family that moves to an Arkansas farm in search of their own American Dream. The family home changes completely with the arrival of their sly, foul-mouthed, but incredibly loving grandmother.

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Sat 29 Jan 2022 @ 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Summerhall Presents

Venue

Cinema
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL

In Lady Bird, Greta Gerwig reveals herself to be a bold new cinematic voice with her directorial debut, excavating both the humor and pathos in the turbulent bond between a mother and her teenage daughter. Christine “Lady Bird” McPherson (Saoirse Ronan) fights against but is exactly like her wildly loving, deeply opinionated and strong-willed mom (Laurie Metcalf).

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Sun 30 Jan 2022 @ 3:00 pm - 4:15 pm

Screen Horizons

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Cinema
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL

French illustrator Aurel investigates the life of the Catalan Republican cartoonist and exile Josep Bartolí, who was detained by the Gestapo and sent to various concentration camps after crossing the border into France to flee the Spanish Civil War. Josep won prizes at the Tokyo Anime Awards, Anima, European Film Awards and was named best animated film in the César awards.

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Sun 30 Jan 2022 @ 5:00 pm - 7:10 pm

Screen Horizons

Venue

Cinema
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL

A pulse-pounding political thriller, Greek expatriate director Costa-Gavras’ Z was one of the cinematic sensations of the late Sixties. This Academy Award winner—loosely based on the 1963 assassination of Greek left-wing activist Grigoris Lambrakis—stars Yves Montand as a prominent politician and doctor whose public murder amid a violent demonstration is covered up by military and government officials.

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Thu 03 Feb 2022 @ 6:15 pm - 8:00 pm

Summerhall Presents

Venue

Cinema
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL

A childless couple in rural Iceland make an alarming discovery one day in their sheep barn. They soon face the consequences of defying the will of nature, in this dark and atmospheric folktale, the striking debut feature from director Valdimar Jóhannsson.

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Thu 03 Feb 2022 @ 8:30 pm - 10:10 pm

Summerhall Presents

Venue

Cinema
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL

After a botched bank robbery lands his younger brother in prison, Constantine “Connie” Nikas (Robert Pattinson) embarks on a twisted odyssey through the city’s underworld in an increasingly desperate—and dangerous—attempt to get his brother Nick (Benny Safdie) out of jail.

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Fri 04 Feb 2022 @ 6:15 pm - 8:05 pm

Summerhall Presents

Venue

Cinema
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL

A timeless story of human connection and self-discovery, Moonlight chronicles the life of a young black man from childhood to adulthood as he struggles to find his place in the world while growing up in a rough neighborhood of Miami.

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Fri 04 Feb 2022 @ 8:30 pm - 10:20 pm

Summerhall Presents

Venue

Cinema
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL

Erik Blake has gathered three generations of his Pennsylvania family to celebrate Thanksgiving at his daughter’s apartment in lower Manhattan. As darkness falls outside and eerie things start to go bump in the night, the group’s deepest fears are laid bare. The piercingly funny and haunting debut film from writer-director Stephen Karam.

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Sat 05 Feb 2022 @ 2:00 pm - 3:35 pm

Summerhall Presents

Venue

Cinema
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL

Andy Jones, Head Chef at one of the top restaurants in London, is battling debts, addiction and an imploding personal life. The pressure is already on when health and safety services unexpectedly show up for inspection.

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Sat 05 Feb 2022 @ 2:30 pm - 3:20 pm

Jane Aaron

Venue

Red Lecture Theatre

A compilation of seven short experimental animated films by legendary American artist and animator Jane Aaron (1948-2015). The works capture an era of 16mm filmmaking that is now frozen in history by obsolescence of the film medium.

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Sat 05 Feb 2022 @ 4:00 pm - 6:15 pm

Summerhall Presents

Venue

Cinema
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL

“Licorice Pizza” is the story of Alana Kane and Gary Valentine growing up, running around and falling in love in the San Fernando Valley, 1973. Written and Directed by Paul Thomas Anderson, the film tracks the treacherous navigation of first love.

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Sat 05 Feb 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 9:15 pm

Summerhall Presents

Venue

Cinema
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL

“Licorice Pizza” is the story of Alana Kane and Gary Valentine growing up, running around and falling in love in the San Fernando Valley, 1973. Written and Directed by Paul Thomas Anderson, the film tracks the treacherous navigation of first love.

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Sun 06 Feb 2022 @ 3:00 pm - 5:10 pm

Screen Horizons

Venue

Cinema
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL

A pulse-pounding political thriller, Greek expatriate director Costa-Gavras’ Z was one of the cinematic sensations of the late Sixties. This Academy Award winner—loosely based on the 1963 assassination of Greek left-wing activist Grigoris Lambrakis—stars Yves Montand as a prominent politician and doctor whose public murder amid a violent demonstration is covered up by military and government officials.

Event Category:

Sun 06 Feb 2022 @ 5:30 pm - 6:45 pm

Screen Horizons

Venue

Cinema
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL

French illustrator Aurel investigates the life of the Catalan Republican cartoonist and exile Josep Bartolí, who was detained by the Gestapo and sent to various concentration camps after crossing the border into France to flee the Spanish Civil War. Josep won prizes at the Tokyo Anime Awards, Anima, European Film Awards and was named best animated film in the César awards.

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Tue 08 Feb 2022 @ 6:15 pm - 7:50 pm

Summerhall Presents

Venue

Cinema
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL

Andy Jones, Head Chef at one of the top restaurants in London, is battling debts, addiction and an imploding personal life. The pressure is already on when health and safety services unexpectedly show up for inspection.

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Tue 08 Feb 2022 @ 8:15 pm - 10:00 pm

Summerhall Presents

Venue

Cinema
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL

Newcomer Agathe Rousselle plays Alexia, a young woman who has an unusual bond with cars, consummated by a strange encounter with one of the vehicles she writhes on in her job as a motor show dancer. When her murderous tendencies make her a fugitive, she disguises herself as a boy and forms a very ambivalent bond with the chief of a firefighting unit.

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Wed 09 Feb 2022 @ 6:15 pm - 8:05 pm

Summerhall Presents

Venue

Cinema
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL

Newcomer Agathe Rousselle plays Alexia, a young woman who has an unusual bond with cars, consummated by a strange encounter with one of the vehicles she writhes on in her job as a motor show dancer. When her murderous tendencies make her a fugitive, she disguises herself as a boy and forms a very ambivalent bond with the chief of a firefighting unit.

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Wed 09 Feb 2022 @ 8:30 pm - 10:05 pm

Summerhall Presents

Venue

Cinema
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL

Andy Jones, Head Chef at one of the top restaurants in London, is battling debts, addiction and an imploding personal life. The pressure is already on when health and safety services unexpectedly show up for inspection.

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Thu 10 Feb 2022 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Summerhall Presents

Venue

Cinema
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL

Elaine, a beautiful young witch, is determined to find a man to love her. In her gothic Victorian apartment she makes spells and potions, and then picks up men and seduces them. However, her spells work too well, leaving her with a string of hapless victims. When she finally meets the man of her dreams, her desperation to be loved will drive her to the brink of insanity and murder.

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Fri 11 Feb 2022 @ 6:15 pm - 7:45 pm

Summerhall Presents

Venue

Cinema
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL

Botanist Freeman Lowell (Bruce Dern) has spent eight years aboard the space freighter ‘Valley Forge’ preserving the only botanical specimens left from Earth under huge geodesic domes – when he receives orders to destroy the project and return home. Part of Katie Goh’s season of speculative disaster movies.