The Last Dream
2017 - Noemie Nakai & Carmen Kobayashi - Japan
In a future where people have lost the ability to dream, Khalil makes a living making and selling dreams - until one day, his dreams are no longer to the liking of his company.
Dark Comedy / Drama / Fantasy / Female Filmmaker / Narrative Fiction / Sci-Fi / Short Film
Grenfell Tower And Social Murder
2018 - Hamlett Films - United Kingdom
The Grenfell Tower fire killed over 70 people. This short documentary explores how years of deregulation in government policies were decisive in causing the disaster. Intercutting interviews with experts and former residents, the film raises questions about state accountability and social harm.
British Culture / Crime / Documentary / Female Filmmaker / Human Rights / Live Action / Political / Short Film / Social issues / Urban
2018 - Joan Beveridge - United Kingdom
A late night meeting in a Cornish graveyard, between a vampire and a ghost, reveals a shared history and the consequences of love, left unspoken. An LGBTQ supernatural rom-com from Joan Beveridge.
2017 - Natacha Horn - United Kingdom
Abuse is all around us, where do you fit in? Swing as an abstract, stylised dark comedy about abuse.
2017 - Pratyusha Gupta - United Kingdom
When Sheena and Javed reunite for an indulgent night of oysters and alcohol, their mutual attraction is palpable. But can Sheena escape the past that brings them together?
2018 - Gwendolyn Nieuwenhuize - Netherlands
Angel locks herself up in an apartment where we witness her struggle with life, her memories, fears and escape route into the surreal.
Lily 'n' Rose
2018 - Sheryl Glubok - USA
Lily and Rose are best friends. One summer day, Rose abandons Lily for Holly. Lily flees into the wilderness only to confront something more profound.
Trying To Find Me
2018 - Dominique Tipper - United Kingdom
A woman dissects and shares her inner self in an attempt to navigate her way through depression and the ups and downs of life.
The Angel of Hull
2017 - Elizabeth Healey & James Card - United Kingdom
A traumatised brother and sister registering their father’s death encounter an insensitive official whose bluntness is overcome by the random kindness of a young mother.
2018 - Ming-Zhu Hii - Australia
Fashion editor, Marion enters a photographic studio to direct a shoot. A traumatic event has occurred the night before, the details of which are fragmented and unclear. As Marion processes her experience, she finds herself entering the room again and again...