"Best of the Fest (Pt 1)"

Screening at the Light Cinema Bolton on Wednesday October 2nd at 8.00pm

Check out our Full Festival Pass for entry to 24 blocks of film, 23 talks and 5 masterclasses

KOKOSMOS

Anna Radchenko (Russia)


Somewhere between a fashion film, a music piece and an experimental video, Kokosmos embraces reality and extends it through magical realism by visually answering the question: what if?

http://annaradchenko.com/

PIGGY
Carlota Martínez Pereda (Spain)

 

Sara is an overweight teen that lives in the shadow of a clique of cool girls holidaying in her village. Not even her childhood friend, Claudia, defends her when she's bullied at the local pool.

https://www.imdb.com/name/nm2717602/

BAD MOTHER
Ellen Evans (UK)

 

Based on the true story of a mother at the end of her tether who finds understanding and solace from a stranger on the beach. But is she right to trust this woman, another mother, with the care of her children?

SEX ED

Alice Seabright (UK)


Ed teaches Sex Education in schools, a job he usually loves. But today, it's the last thing he wants to do.

https://twitter.com/stanandlolafilm 

808 HOW WE RESPOND

Ian Bell (USA)

On the morning of January 13th, 2018, the State of Hawaii issued a false missile warning leading millions to believe a missile attack was imminent. The culture of live-streaming provided a real-time record of those who chose to deal with their own mortality in selfie-mode.


 

CONTE ANGLAIS

Daniel Marc Janes (UK)

Shot in 16mm, CONTE ANGLAIS is a lyrical drama about love, Brexit, and Anglo-French differences. It is a heartfelt tribute both to French New Wave director Éric Rohmer and to the coast of Essex in the east of England.

THE BOX

Dusan Kastelic (Slovenia)

 

You have probably heard of the phrase "To think outside of the box"? Well this is a film about such a box and the flat-headed creatures that live inside of it.

 

 

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http://www.bugbrain.com/thebox/

LOVE

Neda Shadanlou (UK)

A dark romantic tale about a woman and her dog.

Skógafoss

Niels Bourgonje (Netherlands)
 

While on vacation with his girlfriend, Gijs receives a phone call from his mother, that reveals her troubled mental state and their complex relationship.

 

https://www.facebook.com/skogafossfilm

"Best of the Fest (Pt 1)"

Screening at the Light Cinema Bolton on Wednesday October 2nd at 8.00pm

Check out our Full Festival Pass for entry to 24 blocks of film, 23 talks and 5 masterclasses