The Odd Monk
2018 - Jesco Puluj - Germany
German first time Filmmaker Jesco Puluj travels around the world, meeting a variety of monks and nuns to discover the essence of Buddhism.
Debut Film / Documentary / Feature Film / Live Action / Religion / Travel
When All Is Ruin Once Again
2018 - Keith Walsh - Ireland
A rural community commit their lives to memory as a new motorway ploughs onwards through their landscape, a glaring symbol of our modern age.
A Song Can't Burn
2018 - Roscoe Neil - United Kingdom
A short documentary that follows a Scottish musician working with refugee children who have crossed the border from Syria to Lebanon.
Biopic / Documentary / Human Rights / Live Action / Music / Political / Short Film / War
Waiting for Fukushima
2018 - Alana Hutton-Shaw - United Kingdom
Seven years after one of the most catastrophic nuclear disasters in history, Waiting for Fukushima pushes past the headlines to tell the untold story of the forgotten victims of the disaster, the survivors who are still waiting to return home.
Talking To Grandma
2018 - Bernard Bushnell - United Kingdom
Talking To Grandma is about my grandmother's life but the message of the film is to not take your elders for granted, and to make the most out of them while they are here.
Biopic / Children / Documentary / Drama / Family / Female Narratives / Female Protagonist / Live Action / Romance / Short Film / War / Youth
I Am Able
2018 - Morgane Bigault & Ed Thomas - United Kingdom
During a time trial race, pro cyclist Ben Pritchard injured himself severely and lost the use of his legs. Can he still pursue his dream of becoming a professional athlete?
Debut / Disability / Documentary / Female Filmmaker / Short Film / Sport
Walking Back To My Heart
2018 - Ann Marie Kelly - Ireland
A tale of 12 children rediscovering their town centre and finding a heart and hidden magic under their feet.
2018 - Louis Devereux - United Kingdom
A journey within a journey, Dad set out to walk the Rift Valley, I set out to find out who my dad was.
Adventure / Biopic / Debut Film / Documentary / Environmental / Family / Feature Film / Nature / Outdoor
Latido de Corazón
2017 - Hadley Schnuck - USA
A journey of the senses through Central Havana.
Dance / Documentary / Experimental / Mobile phone / Music / Short Film / Urban
Listen To My Song
2018 - Danny Mitchell - Colombia, United Kingdom
The peace process is underway and Esteban, a rapper in the Colombian FARC guerrilla movement, dreams of becoming a musician but first he must reconcile himself with his long-lost family.