2021 - Nick Usher - United Kingdom
Joe is having a secret affair but when he witnesses a brutal attack he must make a life-changing decision.
Asian Producer / Debut / Drama / Family Issues / Female Producer / Horror / Isolation / Live Action / Low Budget / Mental Health / Mystery / Narrative Fiction / Psychological / Relationship / Revenge / Romance / Short / Suspense / Thriller
All We Knew And Ever Loved
2021 - Maxime Tiberghien & Sylvain Favre - France
In a dystopian world the journey of intent between two recently sentient beings, gets derailed after jeopardy forces them both to make drastic choices.
Action / Alternative / Animation / Architecture / Bizarre / Death / Drama / Fantasy / Magical Realism / Mental Health / Music / Music Video / Mystery / Narrative Fiction / No Dialogue / Psychological / Sci-Fi / Short / Social Issues / Supernatural / Surreal / Suspense
2021 - Paul O'Flanagan - Ireland
In Victorian London, a post-mortem photographer receives his latest subject, a recently deceased young woman, late one stormy night. 'Memento Mori' means 'Remember Death', and this night, and this encounter with the dead young woman will be unforgettable.
Animation / Children // Youth / Dark Fairytale / Death / Drama / Family Friendly / Fantasy / Female Producer / Horror / Irish Director / Irish Producer / Magical Realism / Mature Theme / Narrative Fiction / Psychological / Short / Supernatural / Suspense / Thriller
2021 - Ajuan Isaac - George - United Kingdom
Disgruntled with his position as one of society's great unwashed, John makes it his mission to infiltrate the Ivory Towers of the upper class.
Absurd / Alternative / BIPOC Director / BIPOC Narratives / Black Director / Black Narratives / British Culture / Crime / Drama / Horror / Live Action / Mature Theme / Mystery / Narrative Fiction / Psychological / Revenge / Satire / Short / Social Issues / Social Realism / Surreal / Suspense / Thriller
2021 - Paul Franklin - United Kingdom, USA
A tense thriller, with moments of dark humour, set in an MI6 Ops Room, that uses cutting edge Virtual Production technology to tell its story.
One in Three
2021 - Oliver McDermid-Perring - United Kingdom
A 6 year old has to navigate her parents’ tense relationship, and slowly begins to understand what the problem is.
Debut Film / Drama / Human Rights / Live Action / Mental Health / Narrative Fiction / Short / Social Issues / Student / Suspense
When She Was Good
2021 - Margarita Milne - United Kingdom
When a young girl discovers that Santa is not real, she questions the lies told by adults and the terrible secret that she has been forced to keep.
Adult Theme / Age / British Culture / Children / Drama / Family / Fantasy / Female Filmmaker / Female Narratives / Female Protagonist / Live Action / Mental Health / Narrative Fiction / Short / Social Issues / Student / Suspense / Women's Rights / Youth
2021 - Jamie Glover & Jason Merrells - United Kingdom
A stressed, weekend father answers the door to a mysterious stranger offering up an intriguing game with an unimaginable outcome.
Dark Comedy / Drama / Live Action / Mystery / Narrative Fiction / Satire / Short / Suspense
Queen Of The Desert
2021 - Mary Ann Rotondi - USA
When a lonely long-haul truck driver picks up a young Black hitchhiker, an encounter with the police forces them to confront their prejudices and find a connection as human beings.
Age / BIPOC Narratives / Black Narratives / Debut Film / Drama / Female Narratives / Female Protagonist / Live Action / Narrative Fiction / Political / Short / Social Issues / Suspense / Thriller / Youth
2021 - Cameron Carver - Canada, United Kingdom
Part playful, part neurotic, part existential 'CHOKABLOK' is a surreal exploration of our obsession with achievement and the perpetual anxiety of trying to keep up.