Programmes & Courses

Catalan Film Festival 2023

“It’s cold outside, but CinemaAttic is bringing a wave of world independent cinema and Mediterranean vibes to Scotland with a new edition of the Catalan Film Festival. Check the full programme via


Take advantage of some of the UK and Scottish Premieres that will be showing at Traverse Theatre and Summerhall, and learn directly from Directors about their creative process and how they make their films. The programme includes films that were recently in competition at Berlinale and Cannes film festivals (One Year, One Night or Pacifiction). The festival has a pay-what-you-can ticketing system, so Students can make the most of it!




From Script to Shoot. The Making of Dúo – Monday 30 January at Craigmillar Library.
Free! Registration required here

Award-winning director Meritxell Colell will give a Masterclass in Edinburgh on Monday 30 January sharing visual references, shooting plans, script examples and cinematography decisions behind the making of her third feature DÚO, a poetic road movie through the Argentinian Andes. Catch DÚO the day before Sunday 29th Jan in Summerhall.


Filming the Rural World. Screening and Directors’ Talk – Sunday 29 January at Summerhall
Get your tickets here

A discussion with Directors Meritxell Colell and Alba Bresoli about placing their stories outside urban spaces, and how rural landscape conditions their scriptwriting and film processes.


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