Video - International Festival's Fergus Linehan

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As Edinburgh's Festivals celebrate the 70th anniversary of the festival city, we thought it would be great to hear from the people who put these incredible events together - the festival directors and producers. 

In our latest video, here's Fergus Linehan, Festival Director of the Edinburgh International Festival (4-28 August 2017), telling us all about the Festival, why festivals are important, and what it's like to work with the other festivals. a sense [festivals] keeps us open to new things and it's a sense of possibility within a festival that you don't get at any other time of the year...

In early 2017 we launched a range of videos featuring the directors and producers of Edinburgh's major festivals. These include:

Science Festival | Military Tattoo | Jazz & Blues Festival | Art Festival | Storytelling Festival | International Festival | Fringe | Children's Festival | Book Festival | Film Festival | Edinburgh's Hogmanay

The Edinburgh International Festival runs from 4-28 August 2017. More information about the Festival

Throughout 2017, we are celebrating the 70th anniversary of Edinburgh's Festivals. Find out more about the 70th anniversary

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