Tilda Swinton joins EIFF parent body


LONDON -- Oscar winner Tilda Swinton has joined the Edinburgh International Film Festival's parent body the Center for the Moving Image (CMI) as a creative advisor.

Swinton and filmmaker and author Mark Cousins have come aboard the CMI as advisors and will contribute ideas to the EIFF among other things.

CMI CEO Gavin Miller said: "With the appointment of Tilda and Mark as creative advisors and our search for a new artistic director for the Edinburgh International Film Festival underway, we're very excited about the future for Edinburgh Filmhouse, Edinburgh International Film Festival and the CMI, building on their creative and cultural heritage and looking forward to a new phase of bold and innovative ideas and initiatives for all to experience and enjoy".
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