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 - 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.
Latido de Corazón
2017 - Hadley Schnuck - USA
A journey of the senses through Central Havana.
Dance / Documentary / Experimental / Mobile phone / Music / Short Film / Urban
Listen To My Song
2018 - Danny Mitchell - United Kingdom // Colombia
The peace process is underway and Esteban, a rapper in the Colombian FARC guerrilla movement, dreams of becoming a musician but first he must reconcile himself with his long-lost family.
This is Bate Bola!
2018 - Ben Holman & Neirin Jones - United Kingdom // USA // Brazil
On the outskirts of Rio de Janeiro during its world famous Carnival, far from the beach and touristic clichés, there is a contest between neighbourhoods. This is the Rio Carnival that you have never seen before. This is Bate Bola.
Crime / Dance / Documentary / Gangster / Live Action / Music / Short Film / Urban
2018 - Matteo Zamagni - United Kingdom
Horror Vacui; (Latin - fear of empty space) Geological fractals of Earth and the frenetic hyper-development attained by mankind.
Alternative / Animation / Environmental / Experimental / Fantasy / Horror / Short Film / Urban
I Told My Mum I Was Going On An R.E Trip
2018 - Lindy Heymann - United Kingdom
Frank, funny and moving verbatim drama about four young women's real abortion experiences
2018 - Karen Anstee - United Kingdom
After a day that just can't get any worse, a lonely traffic-warden finds love and an unexpected friend at the supermarket checkout.
Grenfell Tower And Social Murder
2018 - Hamlett Films
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.