2021 - Joey Moe - Denmark
When Michael is released from jail after 10 years of serving, he must struggle with the invisible bars of institutionalisation, before he can be truly free.
Addiction / Biopic / BIPOC Filmmaker / Drama / Fantasy / Horror / Live Action / Magical Realism / Narrative Fiction / Short / Social Issues / Supernatural / Thriller
Tanagokoro: A Culinary Portrait
2021 - Victoria Fistes & Masashi Nozaki - Japan, United Kingdom
The inspiring tale of a Japanese chef whose dedication and compassion revolutionized the art of catching, preserving and serving fish in the United Kingdom.
Adventure / Asian Filmmaker / Asian Narratives / Biopic / BIPOC / British Culture / Debut Film / Documentary / Environmental / Female Filmmaker / Live Action / Nature / Outdoor / Short
2021 - Ben Desmond - Isle of Man, United Kingdom
A blossoming romance between two art students becomes tainted by unexpected fame.
Age / Biopic / British Culture / Drama / Female Narratives / Female Protagonist / Live Action / Music / Narrative Fiction / Period / Romance / Short / Social Issues / Women's Rights
2020 - ʻĀina Paikai - USA
I can recall the way your voice would fill the room and we would all be stilled by your melody.
2020 - Mark Waters - United Kingdom
A sixteen-year-old boy allows us into his world living with Tourette's Disorder, navigating adolescence, friendship, and stigma.
Biopic / Disability / Documentary / Live Action / Mental Health / Short / Social Issues / Youth
2020 - Sophie Parens - USA
The story of a child's escape from the Holocaust and how it fuelled a life dedicated to the prevention of prejudice, told through his granddaughter's lens.
Biopic / Children / Debut Film / Documentary / Faith / Family / Female Filmmaker / Human Rights / Jewish Filmmaker / Jewish Narratives / Mental Health / Social Issues / War / Youth
2019 - Tom Martin - United Kingdom
An exploration of the work and life of artist Nial Adams, encompassing loss, grief, legacy and embracing change.
Biopic / Documentary / Live Action / Mental Health / Short / Social Issues
2019 - Bruce H. Gill - United Kingdom
Some people do like their chips burnt!
Biopic / British Culture / Documentary / Family / Live Action / Short
2019 - Joe Madden - Ireland, United Kingdom
Based on true events, BOAT BOY is a coming of age story about teenager Paul Maxwell and his summer as Lord Louis Mountbatten's boat boy.