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  • Edinburgh International Film Festival
  • Website
  • + 44 (0)131 228 6382

EIFF The Young & the Wild HQ

  • TBC
  • Film
  • 13-17, 18-25

Love cinema and want to learn more about film?

Between 22 and 30 June, our HQ will be host to a diverse mix of inspiring events covering all you ever wanted to know about filmmaking but were afraid to ask; from masterclasses with filmmakers and practical workshops to essential careers advice and networking sessions for 15–25 year-olds. Whether you’re considering a career in the industry or you just love film, the world of cinema is waiting to be explored!


Highlights in 2018 include:
• Directing Workshop with T2 Trainspotting Second Unit Director and local filmmaker Garry Fraser (SAT 30 JUNE 10:00)
• Close-Up on Cinematography with BAFTA Scotland (SAT 23 JUNE 15:15)
• A brand-new production essentials training scheme developed with Screen Education Edinburgh, resulting in a project pitch to Academy Award winning producer Gareth Unwin (SUN 24 JUNE 11:00)
• Exclusive insights into the world of animation with Fran Kalal from Incredibles 2 (SUN 25 JUNE 15:15)
• Leading animators from EIFF darling Vitello show how animation is done in the field (SUN 24 JUNE 16:30 & WED 27 JUNE 16:30)

All events can be accessed for free if you have a Y&W Pass which costs £5. This pass also lets you buy discounted £5 tickets for most EIFF films AND lets you access special Y&W screenings and special events for free!


Not from Edinburgh?

Email to find out how we can support your travel to EIFF this June!


Getting Your Pass

Register for your pass here: 



If you have any questions please email or give us a call via + 44 (0)131 228 6382


Find Out More
  • Location/venue

    The Cornerstone Centre
    St John's Church, Princes St
    EH2 4BJ
  • Website