2021 - Amrita Acharia - United Kingdom
A devoted daughter fights to survive a mental breakdown whilst struggling to care for herself and her vulnerable mother after missing an important deadline.
Age / Asian Director / BIPOC Director / British Culture / Charity / Dark Comedy / Debut / Drama / Family Issues / Female Director / Female Narratives / Female Producer / Health / Isolation / Live Action / Low Budget / Mental Health / Narrative Fiction / Relationship / School / Short / Social Issues / Social Realism / Student
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
MORS DAG (Mothers Day)
2019 - Jeanine Frost - USA
A mother's painful history of miscarriage returns in waves as her teenage daughter starts her period.
2021 - Nicole Favarelli - United Kingdom
A curious boy wants to prove to his parents a monster lives in their new house. But this monster is more human than he thought.
Drama / Family / Female Filmmaker / Horror / Live Action / Narrative Fiction / Short / Social Issues / Student
Appa Appa Appa
2021 - Anna Sang Park - USA
A Korean immigrant father, mired in his deceased wife’s debt, resorts to drastic measures to protect his children.
2020 - Florian Thess - United Kingdom
A prototype therapy AI robot cracks under the pressure of meeting her inventor’s expectations and needs to decide to either help millions, or herself.
One For The Road
2020 - Eileen Tracey - United Kingdom
When climate change forces them to abandon their seaside community, a daughter struggles to help her mother see a future for herself.
2020 - Dan Hodgson - United Kingdom
The story of a dying Japanese village and its struggle for survival as the remaining 27 residents use peculiar methods to keep the village alive.
Age / Asian Narratives / Debut Film / Documentary / Faith / Female Narratives / Live Action / Short / Student
My Other Suit Is Human
2020 - Andrew Paul Montague - Ireland, United Kingdom
A young couple, grieving the loss of their son, hit a difficult point in their relationship as they both struggle to cope.