2021 - Will Kenning - United Kingdom
Trapped within a county lines drug gang, a teenager with high functioning autism finds escape by practicing tap dance in and around Milton Keynes.
Age / BAME / Black Narratives / British Culture / Dance / Disability / Drama / Live Action / Narrative Fiction / Short Film / Social Issues / Urban
2020 - Tony Hipwell - United Kingdom
In a near future the government, rather than imprisoning criminals or deporting immigrants, turns them into trees as part of an insidious environmental campaign.
BAME / Drama / Environmental / Horror / Human Rights / LGBTQ Filmmaker / Live Action / Narrative Fiction / Politics / Sci-Fi / Short Film / Social Issues
2020 - ʻĀina Paikai - USA
I can recall the way your voice would fill the room and we would all be stilled by your melody.
2020 - Kieran Stringfellow - United Kingdom
After spending the night in a cell, a rough sleeper has a score to settle.
Age / British Culture / Crime / Drama / Human Rights / Live Action / Narrative Fiction / Short Film / Social Issues / Suspense / Thriller / Urban
The Exit Plan
2020 - Angus Wilkinson - Australia, United Kingdom
In an overpopulated future, an elderly woman has to outsmart a government official who has been sent to ‘exit’ her.
2020 - Stéfane Houssier - United Kingdom
Escaping from a violent lover, Natasha is drawn into a child’s sinister plot. But is it true, or a cruel game with Natasha the plaything?
British Culture / Drama / Female Protagonist / Live Action / Mystery / Narrative Fiction / Short Film / Suspense / Youth
2020 - Claire Fleming - United Kingdom
Six poems written by six young prisoners animated to tell their stories, thoughts, fears and hopes.
Our Old Den
2020 - Max Kirk - United Kingdom
Three friends look back to their childhood and glance ahead to their futures.
Age / Animation / Children / Comedy / Coming of Age / Debut Film / Drama / Female Protagonist / Live Action / Narrative Fiction / Romance / Short Film / Youth
Let's Talk about George
2020 - Nick Nevern - United Kingdom
Break the silence, Let’s talk about George looks at mental health in men. It is about a young man driven to the edge by his ex.
2020 - Ella Jones - United Kingdom
If luck is a lady, grief is a bitch. A young woman loses her mother and finds herself.