2021 - Will Kenning - United Kingdom
Trapped within a county lines drug gang, a teenager with high functioning autism finds escape by practicing tap dance in and around Milton Keynes.
Age / BAME / Black Narratives / British Culture / Dance / Disability / Drama / Live Action / Narrative Fiction / Short Film / Social Issues / Urban
2020 - Ava Bounds - United Kingdom
The true story of an escapee from a Victorian Asylum who returns home to find the family she meets isn’t who she hoped for.
2020 - Leo De Haan - United Kingdom
As a father and son set off on their boat from France back to the UK, a refugee father and son ask to head the same way.
Action / Age / BAME / British Culture / Human Rights / Live Action / Narrative Fiction / Short Film / Social Issues / Suspense / Thriller
2020 - Kieran Stringfellow - United Kingdom
After spending the night in a cell, a rough sleeper has a score to settle.
Age / British Culture / Crime / Drama / Human Rights / Live Action / Narrative Fiction / Short Film / Social Issues / Suspense / Thriller / Urban
The Exit Plan
2020 - Angus Wilkinson - Australia, United Kingdom
In an overpopulated future, an elderly woman has to outsmart a government official who has been sent to ‘exit’ her.
2020 - Stéfane Houssier - United Kingdom
Escaping from a violent lover, Natasha is drawn into a child’s sinister plot. But is it true, or a cruel game with Natasha the plaything?
British Culture / Drama / Female Protagonist / Live Action / Mystery / Narrative Fiction / Short Film / Suspense / Youth
Let's Talk about George
2020 - Nick Nevern - United Kingdom
Break the silence, Let’s talk about George looks at mental health in men. It is about a young man driven to the edge by his ex.
2020 - Stephen Ashwell - United Kingdom
Somewhere in the English countryside, one bumbling young man brings a wedding to a screeching standstill… with dramatic consequences.
Action / British Culture / Comedy / Debut Film / Drama / Live Action / Mental Health / Narrative Fiction / Short Film
2020 - Dan Hartley - United Kingdom
The gnarled crew of an ageing trawler must rediscover their identity when blindsided by tragedy or sink without trace.
The Kicked Dog
2020 - Max Hemmings - United Kingdom
Two estranged and ageing brothers, cut from the cloth of the old school life of knocks, get themselves into a spot of bother during their one last shot at reconciliation