Week 10

Committee Meeting

Monday 17th November, 7.30pm, Munro Room, Pleasance

We will be finalising our programme for next semester in our weekly committee meeting. Come along to make sure our programme is a good’n and join us in the Greenmantle Pub afterwards as we celebrate the end of the semester!

Trains, Planes and Automobiles

Tuesday 18th November, 7.30pm, Teviot Study

Frozen

Sunday 23rd November, 7.30pm, Pleasance Theatre

Week 9

Committee Meeting

Monday 10th November, 7.30pm, Munro Room, Pleasance

Come along and suggest films for our programme next year. This week we are programming new films which is anything under a year old so get cracking on those film ideas and then join us for a few drinks in the Greenmantle Pub afterwards!

The Talented Mr. Ripley

Tuesday 11th November, 7.30pm, Teviot Study

Reel Talk: Martin Smith

Thursday 13th November, 7:30pm, Teviot Study

We proudly welcome BAFTA Award winning director Martin Smith. He will be joining us to give a talk on what he does and answer any of your questions. One definitely not to be missed!

Tracks (2006) won the BAFTA Scotland Award for Best Short Film.

Her

Sunday 16th November, 7.30pm, Teviot Study

Week 8

Committee Meeting

Monday 3rd November, 7.30pm, Munro Room, Pleasance

Come along and suggest films for our programme next year. This week we are programming new films which is anything under a year old so get cracking on those film ideas and then join us for a few drinks in the Greenmantle Pub afterwards!

Departures

Tuesday 4th November, 7.30pm, Teviot Study

Film Quiz

Thursday 6th November, 7:30pm, Teviot Study

Come down in teams of up to six or join one of the teams already down there and prove your film knowledge in pursuit of our fantastic prizes!

Philomena

Sunday 9th November, 7.30pm, Pleasance Theatre

Week 7

Committee Meeting

Monday 27th October, 7.30pm, Munro Room, Pleasance

We will be continuing to build our programme for next semester, so come along with your film ideas and make sure they make it on! And of course no Filmsoc meeting would be complete without visiting the Greenmantle Pub for some drinks afterwards!

The Devil’s Backbone

Tuesday 28th October, 7.30pm, Teviot Study

Film Discussion Group

Thursday 30th October, 7:30pm, The Brass Monkey, Drummond St

We will be having this semester’s very last film discussion where we will be talking about micro-budget films. Afterwards we will be showing The Silent House a Spanish horror made for around $6,000 and filmed in one continuous, unbroken 90-minute camera shot. Come along for some drinks, a good chat and an interesting film!

Ghostbusters

Sunday 2nd November, 7.30pm, Pleasance Theatre

Week 6

Committee Meeting

Monday 20th October, 7.30pm, Munro Room, Pleasance

We will be continuing picking films for next semester’s programme so come along to make sure your favourite films make it on! And of course, as always, we will be heading to the Greenmantle Pub for some drinks afterwards!

The Great Dictator

Tuesday 21st October, 7.30pm, Teviot Study

Pub Crawl

Thursday 23rd October, 7:30pm, Bar 50

We will head to some of our favourite pubs and clubs in Edinburgh. To get a full list of where we’re going add yourselves to the Facebook group (https://www.facebook.com/events/310248345847665/?ref=notif&notif_t=plan_user_joined).

It’s going to be an awesome night so don’t miss it!

Singin’ in the Rain

Sunday 26th October, 7.30pm, Pleasance Theatre

Week 5

Committee Meeting

Monday 13th October, 7.30pm, Munro Room, Pleasance

We will be deciding on our programme for next semester so get those film ideas ready and meet us in the Munro Room to make sure your favourite film makes it on! All suggestions are welcome but keep in mind that we will be programming classics this week which is anything older than a year old which is in the English language. And, of course, we will be heading to the pub afterwards so please do join us for that!

Hero

Tuesday 14th October, 7.30pm, Teviot Study

Film Quiz

Thursday 16th October, 7.30pm, Teviot Study

Come down in teams of up to six or join one of the teams already down there and test your film knowledge in pursuit of our fantastic DVD prizes!

Social Teams Meeting

Friday 17th October, 2:00pm, Teviot Balcony Room

Join us as we  organise all of Filmsoc’s fantastic social events including special talks, pub crawls and cinema trips!

The Grand Budapest Hotel

Sunday 19th October, 7.30pm, Pleasance Theatre

Week 4

Committee Meeting

Monday 6th October, 7.30pm, Munro Room, Pleasance

This is a brilliant time to get involved because this week is when it gets really fun! This is when we decide on our films for the next semester so come along and fight to get your favourite films on the programme. This week we are programming classic films which is any film which is over a year old so get cracking on those film ideas! Also, as always, we will be stopping off at our favourite pub, The Greenmantle, for some post-meeting drinks.

The Apartment

Tuesday 7th October, 7.30pm, Teviot Study

Film Discussion Group

Thursday 9th October, 7.30pm, The Brass Monkey, Drummond St

With it being October and with Halloween on the horizon, we thought that this week we would discuss horror movies. Which movies scared the hell out of you and why? What are the best and worst films of the genre? It’s going to be a good’n so don’t miss out! Along with this we will be discussing the US summer box office and whether we agree with it. Also, afterwards we will be screening the brilliant Spanish horror [Rec]. You will find us in the back room on the Brass Monkey – hope to see you all there!

Talk from Richard Jobson of The Skids

Sunday 12th October, 2.00pm, Pleasance Cabaret Bar

As part of this years Pleasance Sessions we proudly welcome Richard Jobson, former lead singer of punk legends The Skids and now accomplished film-maker. He will be talking to us about the nature of music and the film industry. We are extremely lucky to have such a legend of the music and film scene with us and you can come and see him absolutely free of charge! This is a very exciting one-off event which you don’t want to miss and if you have even a passing interest in the film or music industry or wish to become involved in it one day, this talk is one you’ll want to catch!

Inside Llewyn Davis

Sunday 12th October, 7.30pm, Teviot Study

Week 3

Committee Meeting

Monday 29th September, 7.30pm, Munro Room, Pleasance

Come get more involved in the society, volunteer for roles and the best part is, we’re off to the pub afterwards. See you there!

Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade

Tuesday 30th September, 7.30pm, Teviot Study

Reel Talk

Thursday 2nd October, 7.30pm, Teviot Study

CANCELLED

This Thursday we were due to have Diane Henderson, Deputy Creative Director of Edinburgh International Film Festival, speaking to us about her role. However unfortunately due to unforeseen circumstance she will no longer be able to attend. We are working on rescheduling the event so please keep on the look out for more news.

Apologies for any inconvenience and I hope you can find something equally exciting to fill your Thursday night!

Dallas Buyers Club

Sunday 5th October, 7.30pm, Pleasance Theatre

Week 2

Committee Meeting

Monday 22nd September, 7.30pm, Munro Room, Pleasance

Want to help run FilmSoc? Our committee meeting this week is our annual roles meeting, where you can sign up for any of our positions on offer, including House Managers, Film Booking Officer, Projectionists, and many more!

Click here to read the full list of Roles in FilmSoc.

Dazed and Confused

Tuesday 23rd September, 7.30pm, Teviot Study

Film Quiz

Thursday 25th September, 7.30pm, Teviot Study

Come and test your film wits in teams of up to 6. Top three teams win awesome prizes! Feel free to come in pre-arranged teams or find teammates on the night.

Sunshine on Leith

Sunday 28th September, 7.30pm, Pleasance Theatre

Week 1

Committee Meeting

Monday 15th September, 7.30pm, Munro Room, Pleasance

Welcome to FilmSoc! Join us for our first meeting to learn about how you can get involved in running the society. Followed by a trip to the pub afterwards.

Four Weddings and a Funeral

Tuesday 16th September, 7.30pm, Teviot Study

Film Discussion Group

Thursday 18th September, 7.30pm, The Brass Monkey, Drummond St

Topics: how Hollywood deals with the death of its celebrities and our favourite films of the summer. Afterwards we will be screening Robin Williams’ World’s Greatest Dad, so join us for some drinks, lively chat, and an awesome film

12 Years a Slave

Sunday 21st September, 7.30pm, Pleasance Theatre

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