Musashi Miyamoto - Samurai Trilogy
Hiroshi Inagaki | Japan | 1954 | 93 minutes
Depicts the early life of the legendary warrior Musashi Miyamoto, his years as an aspiring warrior, an outlaw and finally a true samurai.
Sunday 9th October at 4:30 PM
Z - Costa-Gavras
Costa-Gavras | France / Algeria | 1969 | 127 minutes
Costa-Gavras’ landmark feature about an incorruptible judge (Jean-Louis Trintignant) who investigates the killing of a reformist politician (Yves Montand) at a peace demonstration.
Sunday 9th October at 7:00 PM
Contamination - Alien-Ation
Luigi Cozzi | Italy | 1980 | 95 minutes
‘Contamination’ takes the premise of Ridley Scott’s classic ‘Alien’ and peppers it with exploding guts galore and a dangerously infectious soundtrack.
Friday 14th October at 8:00 PM
Duel at Ichijoji Temple - Samurai Trilogy
Hiroshi Inagaki | Japan | 1955 | 104 minutes
Musashi Miyamoto returns to Kyoto after years of absence. After a series of fights against the Yoshioka School, he challenges its master to a duel.
Sunday 16th October at 4:30 PM
The Confession - Costa-Gavras
Costa-Gavras | France / Italy | 1970 | 139 minutes
An East European government official is inexplicably imprisoned by his Communist superiors. He eventually discovers that he's to be a defendant in a "show trial" conducted by his government. Cast includes: Yves Montand and Simone Signoret.
Sunday 16th October at 7:00 PM
Inseminoid - Alien-Ation
Norman J. Warren | UK | 1981 | 93 minutes
A crew of interplanetary archaeologists is threatened when an alien creature impregnates one of their members, causing her to turn homicidal and murder them one by one.
Friday 21st October at 8:00 PM
“New York City: It’s a nice place to visit, but you wouldn’t want to die there!” – tagline for The New York Ripper
As part of the 6th Scalarama the Guild will be showing three films on Friday 16, 23 and 30 September. Screenings begin at 8pm. Tickets are £2 for Guild members, £3 for non-members.
- 16 September – Cruising
- 23 September – Dressed to Kill
- 30 September – The New York Ripper
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Running from September 7-11 the first edition of the Edinburgh Indian Festival of Films and Documentaries features over 10 films and 30 documentaries from the Indian sub-continent. The five-day event, a one of its kind showcase of cinematic output from over five decades of moviemaking in the world’s most prolific film industry.