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.
2018 - Denis Dobrovoda - United Kingdom
A young African man is brought over to London by an unscrupulous explorer to serve as an exhibit in a museum.
Safe to Assume
2018 - Sandra McKellar - Australia, United Kingdom
Sharon's keen participation on an internet travel forum turns serious when there's fear for the safety of two teenage girls.
A Song Can't Burn
2018 - Roscoe Neil - United Kingdom
A short documentary that follows a Scottish musician working with refugee children who have crossed the border from Syria to Lebanon.
Biopic / Documentary / Human Rights / Live Action / Music / Political / Short Film / War
A Wreck In Paradise, Or The Preposterous Bar Challenge
2018 - François Zaïdi - France
In the dead of night, a drunken man just crashed is car. Yet there is still light on his path: fate is about to give him his last chance. Will he be able to seize it?
Alternative / Bizarre / Comedy / Dark Comedy / Fantasy / Live Action / Narrative Fiction / Noir / Short Film
Waiting for Fukushima
2018 - Alana Hutton-Shaw - United Kingdom
Seven years after one of the most catastrophic nuclear disasters in history, Waiting for Fukushima pushes past the headlines to tell the untold story of the forgotten victims of the disaster, the survivors who are still waiting to return home.
Talking To Grandma
2018 - Bernard Bushnell - United Kingdom
Talking To Grandma is about my grandmother's life but the message of the film is to not take your elders for granted, and to make the most out of them while they are here.
Biopic / Children / Documentary / Drama / Family / Female Narratives / Female Protagonist / Live Action / Romance / Short Film / War / Youth
2018 - Peter Baynton - United Kingdom, USA
Ben posts himself from New York to London to visit the girl he loves.
Adventure / Animation / Fantasy / Live Action / Mixed Media / Music Video / Narrative Fiction / Romance / Short Film
Alice and Lewis
2018 - Elina Street - Australia, France, United Kingdom, USA
When Alice Liddell encounters Charles Dodgson, reality takes a curious turn, and progressively becomes a wonderland.
Biopic / British Culture / Children / Debut Film / Drama / Family / Female Filmmaker / Female Narratives / Female Protagonist / Live Action / Narrative Fiction / Period / Short Film / Youth
2018 - Cosima Spender - United Kingdom
It takes one drink on a Friday night to change the relationship between Zoe and Jack, two colleagues in the tech world.
2018 - Mayed Al Qasimi - United Kingdom
An intergalactic postal worker on her final job with her laconic yet trusted ship must face unexpected challenges in the vast endless space.
2018 - Magnus Wake - United Kingdom
A traumatised young man who can glimpse the future must do anything to stop a killer, even if it means being the murderer’s final victim.
Action / Feature Film / Horror / Live Action / Narrative Fiction / Supernatural / Suspense / Thriller
2018 - Ben Strebel - United Kingdom
Land's End follows the magnetic relationship between a naive young man and a former convict as they take a road trip across the south-east coast.
British Culture / Debut Film / Drama / LGBTQ / Live Action / Narrative Fiction / Romance / Short Film
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.
2018 - Edward Hicks - United Kingdom
Ollie loves Agnes. Agnes loves Ollie. Agnes can’t laugh or she’ll die. Ollie is a comedian... Deadpan is a dramedy about love, sex and egotism.
Comedy / Dance / Narrative Fiction / Romance / Short Film / Student
The Only Thing That Exists Is The Dot
2018 - Philip Clyde-Smith - United Kingdom
A man's journey from despair to enlightenment through a chance encounter with a peculiar mystical being.
Arthouse / Environmental / Experimental / Narrative Fiction / Nature / Sci-Fi / Short Film / Supernatural
Three Sacks Full of Hats
2018 - Debbie Anzalone - United Kingdom
Mick returns home after a long absence to witness the fast declining health of his alcoholic brother Sid, which stirs up family tensions of shame and denial.
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 - Daniel Hammersley - United Kingdom
All is not as it seems when two old timers running a village radio station find themselves at the heart of a mysterious viral outbreak.
Adventure / Comedy / Family / Horror / Mystery / Narrative Fiction / Sci-Fi / Short Film / Suspense / Thriller
Only The Lonely
2018 - Clare Holman - United Kingdom
Recent widow Elspeth feels alienated and alone until she forms an unlikely friendship with her neighbour Gurmeet.
2018 - Jack Carrivick - United Kingdom
A John Doe who abandons his daily routine, is now trapped in an endless loop of horror and uncertainty.
British Culture / Dark Comedy / Drama / Horror / Sci-Fi / Short Film / Supernatural / Suspense
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.
2018 - Karen Newman + Garry Crystal - United Kingdom
A classic suburban tale of parenthood, bereavement and a mysterious pug. Starring Arthur Darvill, Jemima Rooper, Alison Steadman, and a pug.