Scottish Queer International Film Festival

5th to 18th October 2020

  • SQIFF 2020 Opening Film tickets on sale

    SQIFF 2020 Opening Film tickets on sale

  • SQIFF online shop now open!

    SQIFF online shop now open!

SQIFF 2020 programme now live!

Scottish Queer International Film Festival 2020 will run online UK-wide from 5 to 18 October. Our film programme will be available on Vimeo on Demand within the UK across the 2 weeks of the Festival. We will also host live online watch parties, workshops, Q&As, discussions, parties, and a closing night quiz.

Click here to download the full SQIFF 2020 brochure.

Click here to download a text-only version of the brochure.

Click here for an audio version of the brochure.


We are currently taking donations for LGBT Unity, a community-led group providing essential support to LGBTQIA+ refugees, asylum seekers, and other migrants. Use the button below to donate.

scotsqueerfilm's profile picture scotsqueerfilm The artwork for #SQIFF2020 has been designed by the brilliant Klarissa Webster - @clarissa.with.a.k. We love her free-floating aliens! We talked to her about her influences, the process behind creating her artwork and how aliens can free us from societal norms. Check out our interview with her on the SQIFF blog now at Merchandise featuring Klarissa’s designs will be on sale soon - look out for the launch of our online shop! #SQIFF2020 #QueerFilm ‪#LGBTQIA #FilmFestival #Deaf #Disabled #QueerScotland ‬ ‪Image descriptions: ‬ An illustration of colourful naked human-like aliens of various body types flying around with accessories, tools and mobility aids in a lively outer space background. A banner across the top contains the text “Online, 5th-18th October, Scottish Queer International Film Festival 2020” in green, yellow and pink. A banner across the bottom has symbols for closed captioning, subtitles, sign language and audio description, as well as the funders’ logos of Creative Scotland and Screen Scotland.