Felicia and the Clown
2018 - Oliwia Siem - Poland, United Kingdom
Who wouldn’t like a dad who earned his living as a clown, rather than working in some boring office? The reality though, wasn't so bright.
Children / Documentary / Drama / Family / Live Action / Short Film / Student / Youth
2019 - Michael Beddoes - United Kingdom
Paul Bigsby's life is turned upside down when he enlists the help of a jaded Blackpool drag queen to realise his dream.
Age / British Culture / Children / Drama / Family / LGBTQ / Live Action / Narrative Fiction / Queer / Short Film / Youth
2018 - Jaylan Auf - United Kingdom
A 10-minute wait in a medical clinic feels like a lifetime for young mother Lamia, her daughter and husband waiting for their turn.
2018 - Ita FitzGerald - United Kingdom
A mother sneaks a look at her son's text messages. Misinterpreting them she launches in to a 'serious' chat that proves too much too soon.
Age / Comedy / Drama / Family / Female Filmmaker / Live Action / Narrative Fiction / Short Film
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
Alice and Lewis
2018 - Elina Street - Australia, France, United Kingdom, USA
When Alice Liddell encounters Charles Dodgson, reality takes a curious turn, and progressively becomes a wonderland.
Biopic / British Culture / Children / Debut Film / Drama / Family / Female Filmmaker / Female Narratives / Female Protagonist / Live Action / Narrative Fiction / Period / Short Film / Youth
Alzheimer's and Ice Cream
2018 - Rafe Pugh - South Africa, United Kingdom
The film explores the juxtaposing realms of reality and imagination, provoking the question of what could happen if an Alzheimer's/ Dementia 'host' had full control of their surroundings.
Age / Debut Film / Disability / Family / Fantasy / Live Action / Medical / Narrative Fiction / Romance / Short Film
2018 - Annabel Vine - United Kingdom
A dyslexic boy struggling with his confidence inadvertently teaches a lonely bully that it is not soppy to love your Grandad and like spending time with him.
Age / Children / Disability / Family / Female Filmmaker / Live Action / Narrative Fiction / Short Film
2018 - Anna Ziebinska - United Kingdom
A psychological drama about a Polish father and son moving to England to create a better future for their family. Hit by the harsh realities of living in an unwelcoming country, they have conflicting ideas about their new home.