The Night I Left America
2021 - Laki Karavias - Uganda, USA
While awaiting the results of his mother's visa renewal request, a teenage boy from Texas is confronted by memories he left behind in Uganda.
2021 - Will Kenning - United Kingdom
Trapped within a county lines drug gang, a vulnerable teenager finds escape by practicing tap dance in and around Milton Keynes.
Age / BIPOC / Black Narratives / British Culture / Dance / Disability / Drama / Live Action / Narrative Fiction / Short Film / Social Issues / Urban
The Exit Plan
2020 - Angus Wilkinson - Australia, United Kingdom
In an overpopulated future, an elderly woman has to outsmart a government official who has been sent to ‘exit’ her.
2020 - Claire Fleming - United Kingdom
Six poems written by six young prisoners animated to tell their stories, thoughts, fears and hopes.
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.
BIPOC / Black Narratives / Documentary / Feature Film / Music / Social Issues / Women's Rights / Youth
2020 - Camrus Johnson & Stefano Pennisi - USA
A group of wrongdoer-capturing vigilantes are thrown through a loop when this particular abductee causes them to question their own morals.
Adult Theme / Age / Black Filmmaker / Black Narratives / Drama / Horror / Live Action / Narrative Fiction / Short Film / Social Issues / Suspense / Thriller
I Am Pilate
2020 - Femi Oyerniran - United Kingdom
A journalist is sent to the home of former district governor, but his routine obituary fact check reveals an extraordinary secret.
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 - 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.
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.