Edinburgh International Festival Conversations

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This series sees International Festival artists interviewed and streamed across the world by our partner BBC Arts Digital. This year’s artists included Mark-Anthony TurnageMeow Meow, and John Tiffany. You can watch them all here.

Supported by Gordon Fraser Charitable Trust


The series' highlights from previous years

Deborah Bull speaks to Matthias Pintsher, Barrie Gavin and Marin Alsop for BBC Arts Online, live from the 2016 Edinburgh International Festival.

Matthias Pintscher, Barrie Gavin and Deborah Bull | 11 August, 7.30pm, filmed at the Hilton Doubletree Hotel 

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Marin Alsop and Deborah Bull | 21 August. 14.15, filmed at Standard Life offices 

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Watch excerpts from interviews with Juliette Binoche, Robert Lepage, Simon McBurney and Sylvie Guillem in conversation from the 2015 International Festival below. 

Excerpt from Juliette Binoche in conversation with Deborah Bull.

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Excerpt from Robert Lepage in conversation with Deborah Bull.

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Excerpt from Simon McBurney in conversation with Deborah Bull.

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Excerpt from Sylvie Guillem in conversation with Deborah Bull.

Watch the full interview here. 


Supported by Gordon Fraser Charitable Trust