2020 - Dan Hodgson - United Kingdom
The story of a dying Japanese village and its struggle for survival as the remaining 27 residents use peculiar methods to keep the village alive.
Age / Asian Narratives / Debut Film / Documentary / Faith / Female Narratives / Live Action / Short Film / Student
2020 - Cheng Herng Shinn - Japan
An ageing wrestler faces her greatest opponent: Her Father
2020 - Sophie Parens - USA
The story of a child's escape from the Holocaust and how it fuelled a life dedicated to the prevention of prejudice, told through his granddaughter's lens.
Biopic / Children / Debut Film / Documentary / Faith / Family / Female Filmmaker / Human Rights / Jewish Filmmaker / Jewish Narratives / Mental Health / Social Issues / War / Youth
2020 - T Cooper - USA
The documentary follows the music video about the story of one trans woman. It's also the story of what it means to love and be loved.
Children / Documentary / Drama / Family / Female Narratives / Female Protagonist / Human Rights / LGBTQ / LGBTQ Filmmaker / LGBTQ Narratives / Mental Health / Music / Music Video / Short Film / Social Issues / Women's Rights / Youth
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.
People Are Only Interesting When You Get To Know Them
2020 - Nathan Morris - USA
A documentary that introduces you to a man with a peculiar and unfortunate disease that takes an unexpected turn.
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, culture and progress collide as a former Krishna monk re-examines traditional gender roles
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.