Film Fest in the City

16 – 18 June 2017IMG_4400-square-forweb

Experience all the drama and excitement of the movies with your friends and family in the setting of St Andrew Square Garden, where Edinburgh’s unique outdoor cinema makes watching your favourite films a lively and memorable occasion!

  • What's On

    Back again by popular demand for the sixth year, Film Fest in the City is Scotland’s best FREE outdoor movie event.

    Hosted by EdinEvents, part of Essential Edinburgh, and in partnership with Edinburgh International Film Festival (EIFF), this year’s FREE outdoor screenings will be showcasing an eclectic mix of action blockbusters, cult choices and family favourites, giving the whole family the opportunity to experience films in the beautiful setting of St Andrew Square in the heart of the city centre.

    The films that will be part of the packed programme for the sensational screenings will be published in May, so check back for full details then!

    EIFF always follows hot on the heels of Film Fest in the City and launches on Wednesday 21st June 2017, this year it’s marking the 70th anniversary!

  • EdinEvent Partners

    We work with an array of partners to deliver world-class events. Film Fest in the City is produced by Scotland’s leading events company Unique Events, and in partnership with the Edinburgh International Film Festival. EdinEvents is the events arm of Essential Edinburgh Business Improvement District.

  • With thanks

    EdinEvents receive support from many businesses and we would like to thank the following:


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