International 5

For 48hrs from 2:00pm

Thursday 22nd October

Little Hands

Rémi Allier
France, 2018

Leo, 2, is the son of the director of an industrial plant. When employees find out that management is about to close the factory, Bruno, a more radical worker, abducts Leoto negotiate...

In the name of a father

Michael de Nijs
Belgium, 2019

Bastien's life is thrown off track when he learns that he is father of a 4-month-old baby. He met Camille on the Santiago de Compostela Pilgrim Way before entering the seminary. He who was destined for God is now faced with a dilemma : to become a Father or a father.

Adam

Shoki Lin
Singapore, 2019

Tired of his turbulent family life, Adam seeks out an alternative arrangement in hopes of finding his place.

November 1st

Charlie Manton
United Kingdom, 2019

Traveling to witness the execution of her son’s murder, a mother is torn between retaliation and reconnecting with her estranged daughter. 

Community Gardens

Vytautas Katkus
Lithuania, 2019

Patriarchal masculinity seems to catch its last breath in the sun. A story about a cold relationship between a father and his son. Their bond, plagued by indifference, disintegrates completely.

Sponsors and Supporting Partners

Light Cinema, Market Place, Bolton, BL1 2AL