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Wed 18 May 2022 @ 6:45 pm - 8:15 pm

The CineSkinny Film Club

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Cinema
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL
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The Skinny presents a retrospective of short films by the talented, self-taught Glasgow filmmaker James Price with a post show Q&A. With this 2 part event, get tickets for The Safdie Brothers’ Good Time, and buy a ticket for both events at £12. Part of The CineSkinny Film Club at Summerhall.

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Wed 18 May 2022 @ 8:45 pm - 10:25 pm

The CineSkinny Film Club

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Cinema
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL
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Films don’t get much more frenetic than Benny and Josh Safdie’s Good Time, featuring a pulsating electronic score from Oneohtrix Point Never. With this 2 part event, get tickets for James Price Retrospective, and buy a ticket for both events at £12. Part of The CineSkinny Film Club at Summerhall.

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Fri 20 May 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 8:45 pm

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Cinema
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL
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Emergency is a comedy/thriller about three college friends of colour weighing the risks of calling the authorities: part hijinks-y romp and part social commentary. “A raucous one-last-epic-party romp a la Booksmart and socially aware thriller in the shadow of Get Out” The Guardian ★★★★

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Sat 21 May 2022 @ 6:15 pm - 8:00 pm

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Cinema
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL
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Emergency is a comedy/thriller about three college friends of colour weighing the risks of calling the authorities: part hijinks-y romp and part social commentary. “A raucous one-last-epic-party romp a la Booksmart and socially aware thriller in the shadow of Get Out” The Guardian ★★★★

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Sun 22 May 2022 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Screen Horizons

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Cinema
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL
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Z director Costa-Gavras reunites with star Yves Montand for another gripping thriller. Prague, 1951. The Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Gérard (Montand) is suddenly arrested, tortured, and placed in solitary confinement. 

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Sun 22 May 2022 @ 7:50 pm - 9:12 pm

Screen Horizons

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Cinema
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL
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Considered a tour-de-force of editing, featuring excerpts from over 700 films, Paris 1900 is a fascinating glimpse of a bygone era. Step back in time to the French capital at the beginning of the 20th century, and the final years of La Belle Époque.

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Mon 23 May 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 8:45 pm

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Cinema
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL
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Emergency is a comedy/thriller about three college friends of colour weighing the risks of calling the authorities: part hijinks-y romp and part social commentary. “A raucous one-last-epic-party romp a la Booksmart and socially aware thriller in the shadow of Get Out” The Guardian ★★★★

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Tue 24 May 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 8:45 pm

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Cinema
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL
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Emergency is a comedy/thriller about three college friends of colour weighing the risks of calling the authorities: part hijinks-y romp and part social commentary. “A raucous one-last-epic-party romp a la Booksmart and socially aware thriller in the shadow of Get Out” The Guardian ★★★★

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Wed 25 May 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 8:45 pm

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Cinema
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL
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Emergency is a comedy/thriller about three college friends of colour weighing the risks of calling the authorities: part hijinks-y romp and part social commentary. “A raucous one-last-epic-party romp a la Booksmart and socially aware thriller in the shadow of Get Out” The Guardian ★★★★

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Thu 26 May 2022 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Cinemaattic

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Cinema
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL
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A victim of deprivation and social exclusion had joined a religious cult that gave him a sense of community, but has since liberated himself from its oppressions and criminal temptations. Screening part of CinemaAttic’s ADRIFT, a film season bringing essential world cinema to Scotland this spring.

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Thu 26 May 2022 @ 8:30 pm - 10:15 pm

Cinemaattic

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Cinema
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL
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Striking miners, indigenous communities left off the hook, market stalls… Filming the invisibles, Kiro Russo’s second feature is a singular city symphony that lays bare the plight of the working classes. A milestone of representation of indigenous communities in cinema, the film was awarded the Grand Jury Prize in the last Biennale – Venice Film Festival. Screening part of CinemaAttic’s ADRIFT, a film season bringing essential world cinema to Scotland this spring.

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Fri 27 May 2022 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Cinemaattic

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Cinema
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL
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An alternative anti-imperialist take on the discovery of America, shot in 16mm with images of painstaking beauty. Drawing an arc between 1492 and our present, between the genocide of the Conquista, the slave trade and the witch hunts, the building of a Spanish empire abroad, and the ghost of the civil war. Screening part of CinemaAttic’s ADRIFT, a film season bringing essential world cinema to Scotland this spring.

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Fri 27 May 2022 @ 8:30 pm - 10:15 pm

Cinemaattic

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Cinema
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL
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Nuria and Fabio arrive with their mother Amparo on an unknown island on the border  between Brazil, Colombia and Peru. They are fleeing armed conflicts in Colombia. Fearful of betraying family secrets, Nuria goes silent. In the midst of this, the family tries to receive compensation for the father’s death and to obtain a visa to emigrate to Brazil. By covering this story, they uncover others about the family’s past. Screening part of CinemaAttic’s ADRIFT, a film season bringing essential world cinema to Scotland this spring.

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Sat 28 May 2022 @ 6:30 pm - 8:15 pm

Cinemaattic

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Cinema
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL
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L, a university student in India, writes letters to her estranged lover, while he is away. Through these letters, we get a glimpse into the drastic changes taking place around her in contemporary India. Merging reality with fiction, dreams, memories, fantasies and anxieties, an amorphous narrative unfolds. A film that is a love letter, a poem to cinema, and a reminder of the need for collective action in our societies. Screening part of CinemaAttic’s ADRIFT, a film season bringing essential world cinema to Scotland this spring.

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Sat 28 May 2022 @ 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Cinemaattic

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Cinema
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL
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A VHS journey to the heart of one of the most shameful episodes of modern Argentina. Made almost entirely out of archive material, SPLINTERS (Esquirlas) is a firsthand reflection on family, pain and the passage of time, a further example that the personal is always political.    A powerful debut feature by Natalia Garayalde winner

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Sun 29 May 2022 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Screen Horizons

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Cinema
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL
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Mickaël (Vincent Macaigne) is a night doctor who visits troubled neighbours and cares for those whom no one else seems to – the drug addicts, the homeless, the destitute. His personal life is also falling apart. Torn between his wife and mistress, he is pressurised by his pharmacist cousin to write false drug prescriptions. But

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Sun 29 May 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 8:48 pm

Screen Horizons

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Cinema
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL
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Thirty dancers from hip-hop, break, vogue, and other non-traditional genres descend on Paris’s legendary Opéra Bastille to reinvent Jean-Philippe Rameau’s baroque masterpiece Les Indes galantes. Intense, mesmerising, energetic and a powerful ode to life and art – this is an inspiring documentary, unmissable.

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Sun 05 Jun 2022 @ 5:00 pm - 6:48 pm

Screen Horizons

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Cinema
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL
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Thirty dancers from hip-hop, break, vogue, and other non-traditional genres descend on Paris’s legendary Opéra Bastille to reinvent Jean-Philippe Rameau’s baroque masterpiece Les Indes galantes. Intense, mesmerising, energetic and a powerful ode to life and art – this is an inspiring documentary, unmissable.

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Sun 05 Jun 2022 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Screen Horizons

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Cinema
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL
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Mickaël (Vincent Macaigne) is a night doctor who visits troubled neighbours and cares for those whom no one else seems to – the drug addicts, the homeless, the destitute. His personal life is also falling apart. Torn between his wife and mistress, he is pressurised by his pharmacist cousin to write false drug prescriptions. But

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Sun 12 Jun 2022 @ 5:00 pm - 7:02 pm

Screen Horizons

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Cinema
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL
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Based on politician Yanis Varoufakis’ memoir, Adults in the Room takes the audience back to Greece in 2015, a country on the edge of collapse. Two up-and-coming politicians, Yanis and Alexis, rebel against the status quo and subsequently become an inspiration to many. But can their friendship survive in the brutal, unforgiving world of politics?

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Sun 12 Jun 2022 @ 7:40 pm - 9:15 pm

Screen Horizons

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Cinema
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL
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The legendary Catherine Frot stars in this engaging comedy as Eve Vernet, the greatest rose grower in France. A once booming business, Eve’s farm is now on the verge of bankruptcy and in danger of being bought by a powerful competitor. Her secretary Véra (Olivia Côte) believes she has found a solution and hires three

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Sun 19 Jun 2022 @ 5:00 pm - 6:45 pm

Screen Horizons

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Cinema
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL
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In pre-Revolutionary France, gastronomy is the domain of aristocrats and their prestige depends on the quality of their table. A wildly enjoyable tale of reignited passion, mentorship, revenge and gastronomy.

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Sun 19 Jun 2022 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Screen Horizons

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Cinema
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL
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Z director Costa-Gavras reunites with star Yves Montand for another gripping thriller. Prague, 1951. The Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Gérard (Montand) is suddenly arrested, tortured, and placed in solitary confinement. 

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Sun 26 Jun 2022 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Screen Horizons

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Cinema
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL
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In the aftermath of French Presidential Election fever, it seems fitting that this witty and razor-sharp comedy should return to the big screen. Young graduate Arthur Vlamrick (Raphaël Personnaz) is hired as a speechwriter for the tough-talking Minister of Foreign Affairs Alexandre Taillard de Vorms (Thierry Lhermitte) and rather than idealism what he finds a