TOPOWA! Never Give Up
2020 - Philip Sansom - United Kingdom
This is a story of resilience and hope, that celebrates the power of music to transform lives.
BAME / Black Narratives / Documentary / Feature Film / Music / Social Issues / Women's Rights / Youth
2020 - Alexander Darby - United Kingdom
After secretly dropping out of university, Qiang hides from the world by living in his car and scraping a living as a minicab driver.
2020 - Dustin Curtis Murphy - United Kingdom
An immigrant doctor, fearing deportation and living off grid, stumbles upon the unconscious body of a racist politician whose been kidnapped and left for dead.
BAME / British Culture / Drama / Environmental / Live Action / Narrative Fiction / Political / Sci-Fi / Short Film / Social Issues
Where The Mountains Grow
2020 - Gino Ricardo Green - United Kingdom
A circle on a piece of paper guides hospital patient Tommy on an improbable journey to where the mountains grow.
Adventure / BAME / Black Filmmaker / Comedy / Dark Comedy / Fantasy / Live Action / Magical Realism / Mystery / Narrative Fiction / Short Film
That Girl, Peugeot
2020 - Rebecca Coley - United Kingdom
Teenager Peugeot wants to be a boy, but a fractured relationship with recently widowed mother means she must keep the truth a secret.
2020 - Humza Arshad & Mustapha Kseibati - United Kingdom
A young man has his faith restored and turns away from hate to love, only for this to be challenged on many fronts with consequences.
2020 - Candice Onyeama - United Kingdom
A woman who is struggling to bear children goes on a journey through faith to find inner peace with her demons.
Behind The Mask
2020 - Simon K Matthews - United Kingdom
Two actors enter a mental, physical and emotional dick- swinging contest, leading to the inevitable reveal of their worst selves. Urgh, actors.
Asian Filmmaker / BAME / Comedy / Drama / Female Filmmaker / Live Action / Narrative Fiction / Satire / Short Film / Social Issues
Teranga - Life in the Waiting Room
2020 - Daisy Squires & Lou Marillier - United Kingdom
Teranga is an observational documentary about two Gambian asylum seekers living in corrupt camps who find solace in Teranga, a migrant-run Afrobeats nightclub in Naples.
2020 - Caroline Ward & Jemma Moore - United Kingdom
The coming of age film, for women who came of age...ages ago