Film & Cinema Festivals

Browse our list of film and cinema festivals in Scotland to make sure that you do not miss out teh best and latest screenings. From prestigious and mega movie festivals to small and less popular, the listing has all teh details that you may need.

Glasgow Youth Film Festival

Now into the 10th year, the Glasgow Film Festival continues to be an Innovative festival for young audiences. This year's festival will  feature premieres, screenings, events and special guest speakers.


Dunoon Film Festival

A new boutique festival celebrating Scotland at the movies with classic titles featuring major homegrown stars and the latest ventures by Scottish directors.

The Deep Fried Film Festival

Lanarkshire’s Deep Fried Film Festival can claim to be the only event that hands out movie honours named after fish shop favourites. Deep Fried Film raises money for several charities by donating all money raised for their screenings.

Africa in Motion

Africa in Motion is a largely volunteer-run festival, founded in 2006 by Lizelle Bisschoff. This film festival spans both Edinburgh and Glasgow. Heralding the culture of African film-making with an eclectic range of works, films are often accompanied by directors’ Q&As, workshops, music performances and arts exhibitions.

Inverness Film Festival

A small festival of film premieres and a handpicked selection of works by international debutant directors.