2019 - Sasha Rainbow - United Kingdom
A single Indian mother fights for her daughter’s empowerment through skateboarding.
2019 - Joe Madden - Ireland, United Kingdom
Based on true events, BOAT BOY is a coming of age story about teenager Paul Maxwell and his summer as Lord Louis Mountbatten's boat boy.
Age / Biopic / Debut Film / Drama / Family / Live Action / Period / Political / Short Film / Suspense
2018 - Adam Etheridge - United Kingdom
Kayla lives with her violent Father. When a fierce dog moves into the house next door an unlikely friendship develops that may save them both.
Age / Black Narratives / Children / Drama / Family / Live Action / Magical Realism / Narrative Fiction / Short Film / Youth
2019 - Ben Pearce - United Kingdom
A sibling relationship is irrevocably altered during the course of one night on the back of a stolen rickshaw.
Adventure / Age / British Culture / Debut Film / Drama / Live Action / Narrative Fiction / Short Film / Urban
2019 - Michael Beddoes - United Kingdom
Paul Bigsby's life is turned upside down when he enlists the help of a jaded Blackpool drag queen to realise his dream.
Age / British Culture / Children / Drama / Family / LGBTQ / Live Action / Narrative Fiction / Queer / Short Film / Youth
2018 - Justin Spray - Tanzania
Tabu, a girl in rural Tanzania, is desperate to go to school but the risks she takes to get there threaten the very thing she cherishes most: her education.
2018 - Jaylan Auf - United Kingdom
A 10-minute wait in a medical clinic feels like a lifetime for young mother Lamia, her daughter and husband waiting for their turn.
2018 - Ita FitzGerald - United Kingdom
A mother sneaks a look at her son's text messages. Misinterpreting them she launches in to a 'serious' chat that proves too much too soon.
Age / Comedy / Drama / Family / Female Filmmaker / Live Action / Narrative Fiction / Short Film
2018 - Giulia Gandini - United Kingdom
"My Time" is a 6 minute short film about a 12 year old girl who has her first period in class.
2018 - Cosima Spender - United Kingdom
It takes one drink on a Friday night to change the relationship between Zoe and Jack, two colleagues in the tech world.