The Edinburgh International Film Festival (EIFF) 2018 has a new media partner in this its 72nd year, The Sunday Times Scotland.

EIFF takes place in Edinburgh from 20 June to 1 July 2018 and there will be over 650 screenings for the media, industry and the public during that time. There will also be the usual Film in the City weekend with open air films in St Andrew Square.

The Sunday Times Scotland and The Times Scotland will include a 24 page pullout in its print support along with some advertising in its role as official media partner.

George Taylor, Marketing Manager at News Scotland, publishers of The Sunday Times Scotland, said: “The Edinburgh International Film Festival is a highlight of the arts calendar in Scotland and we are very pleased to be working in partnership with the team there to help showcase the Festival – and the individual films – to as wide an audience as possible.”

EIFF Head of Marketing Kirsty Tough commented: “The Sunday Times has been a long-time supporter of the Film Festival and we’re excited to have their team on board as official media partner in our 72nd year. Their shared vision and ambition for the Festival is invaluable and we’re looking forward to working together to showcase what promises to be another brilliant programme in 2018.”

The 72nd EIFF runs from 20 June – 1 July, 2018. For more information