2020 - Jelle Janssen - Netherlands
A shy monkey, Elliot, battles his fears to dance on stage.
Animation / Children / Comedy / Dance / Debut / Music / Narrative Fiction / Short Film / Student / Youth
2019 - Alison Hargreaves - United Kingdom
A personal retelling of the welsh legend of King Arthur, from the imaginations of young boys growing up in South Wales today.
Adventure / British Culture / Children / Debut Film / Documentary / Experimental / Female Filmmaker / Live Action / Nature / Outdoor / Politics / Short Film / Social issues / Youth
Road to Vrindavan
2020 - Ravinol Chambers - India, United Kingdom, USA
On a life-changing journey across India, tradition and progress collide as a former Krishna monk is driven to re-examine the traditional roles of the sexes.
2019 - Shane Vermooten - South Africa
From a slum in South Africa to football pitches in Sweden, a team of underdogs play in the largest youth football tournament in the world.
Black Narratives / Children / Documentary / Family / Live Action / Short Film / Social issues / Sport / Youth
GRAB MY HAND: A Letter to My Dad
2019 - Camrus Johnson & Pedro Piccinini - USA
Camrus Johnson's gift to his grieving father and a message to all to cherish every second you have with loved ones while you still can.
Age / Animation / BAME / Children / Debut Film / Documentary / Drama / Family / Female Filmmaker / Female Narratives / Short Film / Youth
A Cat Called Jam
2019 - Lorraine Lordan - Ireland
Jam is not quite what he appears to be, but how do you make others see you the way you see yourself?
Animation / Children / Comedy / Debut Film / Family / Female Filmmaker / Irish Filmmaker / Narrative Fiction / Short Film / Youth
Spit Fire, Dream Higher
2019 - Felix Cooper - France, Germany, Ghana, Russia, South Africa, Turkey, United Kingdom
'Spit Fire, Dream Higher' is a documentary by Felix Cooper in collaboration with Gurls Talk and Nike about the global community of women's football.
Children / Documentary / Family / Female Narratives / Live Action / Short Film / Sport / Youth
2019 - Steven Chatterton & Mark Arrigo - United Kingdom
Adnan, an imaginative ten year old Syrian refugee boy, must use all his creativity to break through his mother’s PTSD or risk losing her forever.
British Culture / Children / Drama / Family / Human Rights / Live Action / Magical Realism / Mental Health / Narrative Fiction / Politics / Refugee / Short Film / Social issues / Urban / War / Youth
2019 - Helen Selka - Ireland, United Kingdom
Family: An Introspective.
Age / British Culture / Children / Documentary / Family / Female Filmmaker / Live Action / Portrait / Short Film / Youth
2019 - Daniel Rehder - Peru
The great adventure of first love