French Edinburgh

EIFF 2017 – Sinbad And The Eye of The Tiger (1977)

  • Meet outside Tiles bar at 2:30pm, screening starts 2:45pm. Call me on[masked] if you need to find us!
  • **PLEASE NOTE – this is an open-air screening, so dress accordingly and bring extra clothing (and something to sit on) as required! 

    Screenings will be taking place throughout the day, so our initial Meeting point will be at the front door of Tiles bar across the road – we’ll head into the gardens to grab a space shortly afterwards** 

    Some classic swords and sorcery action featuring the stop-motion work of special effects titan Ray Harryhausen, showing as part of the Film Fest In The City strand of this year’s Edinburgh International Film Festival. 

    Legendary adventurer Sinbad (Patrick Wayne) stops in a port town to visit his friend Prince Kassim (Damien Thomas), only to find the city walls locked and no one there to greet him except an evil witch, Zenobia (Margaret Whiting), and her monstrous henchmen. Kassim’s sister, Princess Farah (Jane Seymour), finds Sinbad and informs him her brother has been transformed into an ape, so now it’s up to Sinbad to find the magic shrine that may be the only hope for restoring Kassim to his human form. 

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  • 26-12-2018 20:00 - 26-12-2018 23:00

    FREE! Fabulously French mid-week get-together in the Café de la Poste (Southside)!

    A friendly mid-week night-out in a different area of the city -  come and speak French with other French speakers (natives or learners).

    We are a friendly bunch and are very much looking forward to meeting new people, as well as the usual suspects!!

    If you cannot come along exactly at 8pm... well, feel free to drop by any time afterwards!! (we're usually around until at least 11pm or thereabouts)

    The staff in the Café de la Poste are friendly - and French :) 

    Looking forward to seeing you there! 

    Lise Morel and the other Edimbourg Français organisers

    ET UN PETIT MOT EN FRANCAIS MAINTENANT...

    Venez au café de la Poste à Edimbourg pour rencontrer des francophones et autres locaux pour échanger et passer un bon moment autour d'un verre.

    Que vous veniez vous y installer ou que vous soyez de passage dans notre jolie ville, vous êtes les bienvenus et on sera ravis de faire votre connaissance :)

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