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
Queen Of The Desert
2021 - Mary Ann Rotondi - USA
When a lonely long-haul truck driver picks up a young Black hitchhiker, an encounter with the police forces them to confront their prejudices and find a connection as human beings.
Age / BIPOC Narratives / Black Narratives / Debut Film / Drama / Female Narratives / Female Protagonist / Live Action / Narrative Fiction / Political / Short / Social Issues / Suspense / Thriller / Youth
Maeve in the Dark
2021 - Kasia Kaczmarek - United Kingdom
Sexuality and gender norms are explored when a chronically ill teen meets her new AI nurse.
2021 - Elizabeth Chatelain - USA
After an unsuccessful goose hunt, a young girl grapples with seeing her father in a new light.
Age / Children / Drama / Family / Female Filmmaker / Female Narratives / Female Protagonist / Live Action / Narrative Fiction / Short / Youth
The Night I Left America
2021 - Laki Karavias - Uganda, USA
While awaiting the results of his mother's visa renewal request, a teenage boy from Texas is confronted by memories he left behind in Uganda.
BIPOC / Black Narratives / Live Action / Narrative Fiction / Short / Youth
2021 - Vanessa Hehir - United Kingdom
A family in turmoil through a cheating husband, creates more skeletons and ghosts than meets the eye.
Children / Drama / Female Filmmaker / Female Protagonist / Live Action / Narrative Fiction / Short / Supernatural / Suspense / Youth
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 / Suspense / Youth
Our Old Den
2020 - Max Kirk - United Kingdom
Three friends look back to their childhood and glance ahead to their futures.
Age / Animation / Children / Comedy / Coming of Age / Debut Film / Drama / Female Protagonist / Live Action / Narrative Fiction / Romance / Short / Youth
Girls Are Strong Here
2020 - Scott Burkhardt - USA
A Syrian immigrant discovers something unexpected in his new country.