2021 - Amrita Acharia - United Kingdom
A devoted daughter fights to survive a mental breakdown whilst struggling to care for herself and her vulnerable mother after missing an important deadline.
Age / Asian Director / BIPOC Director / British Culture / Charity / Dark Comedy / Debut / Drama / Family Issues / Female Director / Female Narratives / Female Producer / Health / Isolation / Live Action / Low Budget / Mental Health / Narrative Fiction / Relationship / School / Short / Social Issues / Social Realism / Student
2021 - Dalton Scott - United Kingdom, USA
A mediocre slam poet in a giant hamster costume mourns the mysterious death of his beloved hamster.
Absurd / Alternative / Animals / BIPOC Director / Bizarre / Black Director / Black Narratives / Comedy / Dark Comedy / Death / Drama / Family Issues / Grief / Isolation / Live Action / Low Budget / Mental Health / Narrative Fiction / Psychological / Short / Social Issues / Surreal
Talk To The Can
2021 - Jordan H. Elliott - USA
A neurotic man is taken hostage by his talking trash can.
Absurd / Comedy / Culture / Dark Comedy / Debut / Live Action / Narrative Fiction / Sci-Fi / Short
2021 - Natalys Willcox - United Kingdom
Demelza is clinging on to life thanks to her ageing dog Lucky - can she find a reason to live before he snuffs it?
2021 - Nick Blake - United Kingdom
In the small hours of the night, a young woman cold-calls men in search of a soulmate called Kafka.
2021 - Paul Franklin - United Kingdom, USA
A tense thriller, with moments of dark humour, set in an MI6 Ops Room, that uses cutting edge Virtual Production technology to tell its story.
2021 - Ian Killick - United Kingdom
"Being woken by a newborn is one thing.........what to do with it? That's quite another"
The Dead Collectors
2021 - Brendan Cleaves - United Kingdom
During a pandemic in an alternate reality, two men have the job of collecting the deceased.
Age / Comedy / Dark Comedy / Horror / Live Action / Narrative Fiction / Short
2021 - Jamie Glover & Jason Merrells - United Kingdom
A stressed, weekend father answers the door to a mysterious stranger offering up an intriguing game with an unimaginable outcome.