International Council for Film,Television
and Audiovisual Communication (ICFT)



Edinburgh International Film Festival (EIFF)



Location: Edinburgh
Founding year: 1947
Contact:, +44 (0)131 228 4051

EIFF is an annual fortnight of cinema screenings and related events taking place each June. EIFF has developed into a crucial business hub for the UK and international film industry, a key attraction for Edinburgh, and one of the worldĄŻs best -loved audience festivals.
The EIFF shows a range of feature-length films and documentaries as well as short films, animations and music videos. A jury awards The Michael Powell Award for Best New British Feature Film while the audience can vote for the Audience Award, and a panel of judges adjudicates the Best International Feature Award. There are also several awards given for short films.