By Indiewire | Indiewire August 21, 2006 at 6:44AM
With the Edinburgh International Film Festival turning 60 this year, the celebs have come to town. Charlize Theron, Sigourney Weaver and Steven Soderbergh will all be dropping in for onstage events, Sean Connery will host a gala and the director Kevin Smith will talk about the eagerly awaited "Clerks II." The interview sold out almost immediately and festival organisers are expecting a repeat of last year's ticket frenzy for the interview with the "Buffy" creator Joss Whedon. The Times reports.