October 18, 2016. Jeremy Lalonde (How To Plan An Orgy In A Small Town) writes that a visit to EIFF is like ‘coming home’. READ Festival Beat in MovieMaker Magazine online edition.
October 5, 2016. VUE Weekly contributors offer up mini-reviews on two short films that screened on Oct. 1 in our STUDIO A (films made by Albertans) programme. Timely. Read HERE.
October 1, 2016. Writer, Sam Podgurny (The Gateway) goes behind the curtains to uncover the passion that fuels EIFF. Read Sam’s article HERE.
September 29,2016. Tim Okamura (featured in Opening Night film: HEAVYWEIGHTPAINT) is the cover of VUE Weekly! Brnesh Berhe (VUE Weekly) chats with the Brooklyn based artist (and former Edmontonian). Read HERE.
September 29, 2016. VUE Weekly contributors chime in with mini-reviews of AMERICAN HONEY, TONI ERDMAN and BRETT KISSEL: Stepping Inside the Circle. READ.
September 28, 2016. Ah, the curiosity continues. Trent Wilkie chats with EIFF Board member, Christian Zyp, about HOW THE FOLKS BEHIND THE EIFF MAKE THEIR CHOICES in this week’s issue of VUE Weekly. Read HERE.
September 28, 2016. Fish Griwkowsky (The Edmonton Journal) paints his own picture of EIFF’s Opening Night film, HEAVYWEIGHTPAINT — featuring artist, Tim Okamura — with a beautiful brush! Read Fish’s interview HERE.
September 27, 2016. Steven Sandor (Avenue Magazine) faces off with Jason & Brett Butler, directors of FIRST ROUND DOWN, a good ole’ hockey story screening on OCT. 2 @ 8pm at this year’s EIFF. Read Sandor’s story in this month’s Avenue Magazine.
April 22, 2016. Jeff Grace, Director of this year’s Closing Night Gala film (FOLK HERO & FUNNY GUY) writes about his World Premiere experience at the Tribeca Film Festival. READ.
February 12, 2016. Sydney Moule joins Christian Zyp on CJSR‘s Moving Radio to talk Oscar Nominated Shorts Listen HERE.
January 14, 2016. VUE Weekly’s Paul Blinov writes ‘OSCAR NOD…’ Read it!
October 6, 2015. Director Damon Kwame Mason on CTV’s Canada AM, talks about his passion in creating SOUL ON ICE: Past, Present and Future which has it’s World Premiere at EIFF tomorrow, Oct. 7. Watch the interview NOW.
October 1, 2015. Before the screening of their film, STEVE DHILLON and DEEPA MEHTA stopped by EDMONTON AM to talk about BEEBA BOYS and it’s premiere at the Edmonton International Film Festival. Hear MORE.
September 30, 2015. Festival Producer KERRIE LONG finds time to sit down with RAMIN OSTAD to talk all things EIIFF15. Read MORE.
September 29, 2015. Global Television’s superstar, TODD JAMES, stops by the Morning News to preview the Edmonton International Film Festival. Watch NOW.
September 26, 2015. The always amazing TODD JAMES of Global Television chats with all the guests in attendance for the Edmonton International Film Festival. Watch MORE.
April 8, 2015. EIFF Ranks in the Top 50 Festivals Worth the Entry Fee! The Edmonton International Film Festival has been chosen from the international film festival circuit for the elite ranking among the TOP 50 FESTIVALS WORTH THE ENTRY FEE by MovieMaker Magazine — an invaluable and prestigious information source for all things cinematic. Read MORE.
SEPT. 20, 2014. CBC News highlights 24/ONE — EIFF’s annual 24-hour filmMAKING challenge (10th anniversary)! Watch now. 24/ONE clip starts at the 19:30-mark.