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Screening Friday, 22 March 2024

‘Touchez Pas au Grisbi’ (Don’t Touch the Loot)‘ is our upcoming screening at the Institut français d’Écosse Friday, 22 March 2024 at 6 pm‘Touchez Pas au Grisbi’ (Don’t Touch the Loot)Jacques Becker | France | 1954 | 83 min |…

Follow-up: Jacques Tati & ‘Jour de fête‘

Articles that may be of interest to those who attended our screening of Jacques Tati’s ‘Jour de fête’ (26 January 2024) at the Institut français d’Écosse. Spoiler Alert: If you haven’t seen the film, please note that key plot elements…

Follow-up: Jean Renoir & ‘Boudu Saved From Drowning’

Articles that may be of interest to those who attended our screening of Jean Renoir’s ‘Boudu Saved From Drowning’ (20 October 2023) at the Institut français d’Écosse. Spoiler Alert: If you haven’t seen the film, please note that key plot…

The Guild’s Historical Archive

The Edinburgh Film Guild’s historical archive, a collection of materials stretching back to the late 1920s, has now been successfully transferred to the National Library of Scotland (NLS) and the University of Stirling. The abrupt closure of the Centre for…

Edinburgh’s original Filmhouse

The graphic image above was the cover illustration for the Edinburgh Film Guild’s 1946-47 Cinema Season programme. It shows, what was then, the Guild’s new premises at 6-8 Hill Street EH2 3JZ, which was known as ‘Film House’. The Guild…