UK Shorts 1

For 48hrs from 6:00pm

Friday 16th October

Father of the bride

Martin A. Walther
Norway, 2019

The best man attempts to keep face and deliver his speech at his brother’s wedding, following a sexual advance in the hotel bathroom by the father of the bride.

Our sister

Rosie Westhoff
United Kingdom, 2019

A nonverbal autistic teenage girl and her sister come to terms with the death of their youngest sibling.

3 Minutes of silence

Ben Price
United Kingdom, 2020

Two young girls find hope & friendship in the most unlikely of places, a Moss Side boxing gym.

Underwater

Michael Keogh
United Kingdom, 2019

Jack, an achiever in-and-out of the pool, learns that winning isn’t everything. As acknowledgement and adulation fades who is there for him when he really needs it? 

Lucky Break

John Addis
United Kingdom, 2019

Uloaku works the graveyard shift at a remote service station and is bored out of her mind. Fortunately a chance encounter with a suspicious stranger will soon fix that.

The Rabbit's Foot

Charlie Brafman, Magnus McCullagh
United Kingdom, 2018

Under the auspices of a mystical rabbit's foot, the fortunes of three men intertwine with fatal consequences. A pitch black comic fable set against the backdrop of the Old West.

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Light Cinema, Market Place, Bolton, BL1 2AL