2018 - Emma Sullivan - United Kingdom
As four men sit in a support group wondering why all the women have gone, we watch as a young mother makes the hardest decision of her life.
2018 - Justin Spray - Tanzania
Tabu, a girl in rural Tanzania, is desperate to go to school but the risks she takes to get there threaten the very thing she cherishes most: her education.
Freedom’s Name Is Mighty Sweet
2018 - Joe Murphy - Canada, United Kingdom
In 1897 two African-American prospectors brave the brutal wilderness in the desperate pursuit of a better life during the Klondike Gold-Rush.
Our Most Brilliant Friends
2018 - Piers Dennis - United Kingdom
Charles and Rebecca are Slow Club. After 10 years together, conflicting perspectives now push them apart. Is this the end? Piers Dennis observes the frailties and brilliance they share and what friendship looks like in the back of a van.
If [Girlfriend Deluxe]
2018 - Steve Moss - United Kingdom
In a near future, dominated by greedy corporations, a lonely man struggles to find lost intimacy with a synthetic pleasure unit.
Alternative / Comedy / Dark Comedy / Horror / Live Action / Narrative Fiction / Romance / Satire / Sci-Fi / Short Film
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
2018 - Giulia Gandini - United Kingdom
"My Time" is a 6 minute short film about a 12 year old girl who has her first period in class.
Hot In Here
2018 - Ann-Marie McCormack - United Kingdom
Online dating is super competitive. Dating Apps are one thing, mating Apps another. Though you never know how you feel about someone until you meet them in the flesh, especially if it is in a sauna, then it's really awkward!
2018 - Poonam Brah - United Kingdom
Plunged into despair after her mother’s death and burdened by things left unsaid, Roya is forced to face up to her true desires.