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.
Drama / Family / Narrative Fiction / Short Film / Student / Urban
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
2018 - Daniel Hammersley - United Kingdom
All is not as it seems when two old timers running a village radio station find themselves at the heart of a mysterious viral outbreak.
Adventure / Comedy / Family / Horror / Mystery / Narrative Fiction / Sci-Fi / Short Film / Suspense / Thriller
What Betty Sees
2018 - Colleen Forward - United Kingdom
Belfast 1979, three sisters help their troubled aunt Betty by allowing her to read their tealeaves. But the cups uncover more than they could have imagined, revealing trauma, drank futures, family secrets and unbelievable news. Based on a true story.
The Good Mother (La Madre Buena)
2016 - Sarah Clift - Mexico, United Kingdom
A Mexican mother embarks upon an epic journey across land and through her politics, to find her son’s birthday request - a Donald Trump piñata.
Comedy / Coming of Age / Debut Film / Drama / Family / Female Filmmaker / Mexico / Political / Short Film
The Fashion Show
2017 - Lucy Lumsden - United Kingdom
A coming of age tale about a teenage girl whose quiet rural life in Northern Ireland is interrupted by the annual Sheep Fashion Show.
Age / Documentary / Drama / Family / Female Filmmaker / Female Protagonist / Short Film
2017 - Edward Hicks - United Kingdom
No matter how far you go you can never outrun your own flesh and blood. Beth should know, she's tried harder than most to forget her twisted childhood. There's only one thing in the world that could ever get her to go back to that house, her beautiful baby brother Vincent. So when he sends word that he needs her, she has no choice but to return. But at what cost?