UK Shorts 3

For 48hrs from 8:00pm

Sunday 18th October

Martha

Christopher Haydon
United Kingdom, 2019

A teenager awakes to discover she is the only person left on earth.

Old Friends

Ben Hector
United Kingdom, 2019

Two old friends take a walk on a summer's afternoon and discover they have less in common than they thought.

The Passing

Nichola Wong
United Kingdom, 2020

Yasmine is a talented mortician, she is renowned for her work and making the deceased look their best for their departure into the afterlife. But today Yasmine’s world will be turned upside down as she encounters the most difficult job of her career.

Control

Tom Tennant
United Kingdom, 2019

Olivia must dissuade her husband Mike from firing their children's au pair Sofia, without revealing her ulterior motives for wanting Sofia to stay.

DCSS

Niel Bushnell
United Kingdom, 2019

The Department of Class and Social Standing is the place to go if you want to be Middle Class, but remember, your Class can go down as well as up.

Stand Still

Isabella Wing-Davey
United Kingdom, 2019

The darkness of postnatal depression threatens to overwhelm Susannah, but a chance encounter with Rupa might be the help she needs.

Those who are most happy

Rory Gibson
United Kingdom, 2019

When Philippe, arrives with Mathieu at a dinner party, Elise thinks she recognises Mathieu as her aggressor from a sexual assault two years ago.

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