Average Rating: 5.6/10
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Release Date: Jul 15, 2005 Limited
Average Rating: 3.1/5
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August in Edinburgh sees the population of the grand, historic Scottish capital swell with actors, directors, street performers, comedians, media high flyers and audiences. And so the lives of a dozen people intersect in a blackly comic account of the hopes, dreams and fears attendant at festival time. From the cut throat comedy world of the Fringe to the impassioned artistry of avant-garde theatre, with all points covered in between this ensemble tale captures a peculiarly personal image of
Jul 15, 2005 Limited
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Here's a tip: when making a film about the comedy portion of the Fringe Festival of Edinburgh, make it funny.
The atmosphere of the festival is effectively portrayed ... and there are few decent laughs.
Festival is like the Nashville of the fringe scene; a multi-character exercise that shows writer/director Annie Griffin's wonderful ability to juggle a large cast with an enjoyable story and constant laughs.
Griffin, herself a former actress and a formidable comic writer, clearly knows her material and absolutely nails the nervy egocentricity, insecurity and pretentions of performers...
Never less than watchable, though the comedy elements are definitely more successful than the melodramatic sections.
A kind of rambling, multi-strand examination of life on the Edinburgh Fringe, this film has moments of razor-sharp wit...
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