2021 - Hassan Kadan - Israel, Palestinian Territories
An Arab-Israeli teenager struggles to figure out who he is, and where he belongs, in the ancient port city Jaffa.
Age / BIPOC Narratives / Children // Youth / Coming of Age / Culture / Debut / Drama / Emigration / Family Issues / Isolation / Live Action / Mature Theme / Mental Health / Narrative Fiction / Ocean / Racism / Relationship / Short / Social Issues
2021 - Gustav & David Bengtsson - Sweden
A boy and his robot fight for survival in a post-apocalyptic world.
Adventure / Animation / Children // Youth / Coming of Age / Crime / Dark Fairytale / Death / Drama / Environmental / Family Issues / Fantasy / Friendship / Grief / Isolation / Love / Mature Theme / Mental Health / Narrative Fiction / Outdoors / Psychological / Relationship / Revenge / Sci-Fi / Science & Technology / Short / Social Issues / Social Realism / Superhero
2021 - Ben Tricklebank - United Kingdom, USA
It's hard to be a boy when your dad wants you to be a man.
Out Of This World
2021 - Elia Petridis - USA
An adventurous Teenage Alien and a Waitress with broken musical dreams are brought together for one unforgettable night on Earth.
Absurd / Adventure / Age / Alternative / BIPOC Producer / Bisexual Producer / Children // Youth / Comedy / Coming of Age / Dance / Drama / Family Friendly / Fantasy / Female Producer / Friendship / LGBTQI+ Narratives / LGBTQI+ Producer / Limited Dialogue / Live Action / Magical Realism / Music / Musical / Narrative Fiction / Queer Narratives / Sci-Fi / Short / Space / Supernatural / Surreal / Trans Narratives
Love Ya Like Poison!
2021 - Max Azulay - United Kingdom, USA
An aspiring actress returns to NYC ready to assert her independence, but her firecracker of a Jewish mother isn’t ready to let her go.
Age / Alternative / Comedy / Coming of Age / Debut / Drama / Emigration / Faith / Family Issues / Female Narratives / Female Producer / Food / Grief / Jewish Director / Jewish Narratives / Jewish Producer / Live Action / Love / Low Budget / Mental Health / Narrative Fiction / Psychological / Relationship / Short
2021 - Olivia Accardo - USA
While Olivia’s parents prepare to sell their NJ home and relocate to Florida, Olivia puts her life in LA on hold to embark upon an important mission – she must rescue the ghost of her childhood cat from her family’s home before it’s too late.
Animals / Coming of Age / Death / Documentary / Female Director / Female Narratives / Female Producer / Gay Producer / Grief / Live Action / Low Budget / Mixed Media / Short / Supernatural
2021 - Alana Hutton - Shaw - United Kingdom
It's Christmas, and Anita's mum just died unexpectedly; with nothing left, she and her BFF descend on the EastEnd to find the father she's never met.
Adventure / BIPOC / BIPOC Narratives / BIPOC Producer / Bisexual Director / Black Producer / British Culture / Children // Youth / Comedy / Coming of Age / Dark Fairytale / Death / Debut / Drama / Family Friendly / Family Issues / Female Director / Female Producer / Friendship / Grief / Lesbian Director / Live Action / Magical Realism / Narrative Fiction / Racism / Short / Social Issues
The Prince and the Goblin
2021 - Cory Byam - USA
Two unlikely friends face the possibility of a life apart.
A Birthday Party
2021 - Victoria Thomas - United Kingdom
The close bond between twin sisters, Aisha and Fatima, breaks down irrevocably when one of them insists on keeping up with tradition.