Film fest countdown – at nine

THE countdown has already begun, towards the opening night of the Edinburgh International Film Festival, and – in association with national screen agency, Scottish Screen – will be bringing you what it considers to be the top ten Scottish elements of the festival.

So, in at number nine…

State of the World

Public screening
Friday August 24, 9.30pm, Filmhouse 1

Industry screening
Wednesday August 22, 11.00am, Filmhouse 2

Says Scottish Screen: “Co-produced by Noe Mendelle, of the Scottish Documentary Institute, and screened at Cannes Film Festival earlier this year, this package is a special and rare comment on the state of the world from the world’s finest filmmakers. Noe’s effort shouldn’t be missed.”