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
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
The Egg And The Thieving Pie
2018 - Lola Blanche Higgins - United Kingdom
A stolen egg culminates in an investigation helmed by a hesitant Community Police Officer, who interviews the highly unusual residents to find the thief.
2018 - Heidi O'Loughlin - United Kingdom
A dark comedy about a downtrodden barmaid who puts on a piece of performance art; confronting her harassers, her evasive menstruation, and ultimately the patriarchy.
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.
Clean As You Like
2018 - Theresa Varga - United Kingdom
Because at the end of the day, bleach is thicker than semen!
2018 - Premila Puri & Amy Mathieson - United Kingdom
ITSY is a story about a lonely and anxious woman who gets befriended by a spider who helps her to see herself and the world differently and ultimately to find a friend in a stranger, her next door neighbour.
Just Molly & Me
2017 - Mary Lee-Woolf - United Kingdom
A bittersweet tale of love, addiction and redemption, as Molly, a fragile 80-year old, and Peter, a tortured young man, find solace in the most difficult of circumstances.
The Great British Race Off
2018 - Natasha Jatania - United Kingdom
A group of select people take part in a race to decide who gets a job in the film industry - a tongue-in-cheek exploration of the struggles that those who are not privileged have to overcome.