NARRATIVE FICTION

"Edith" by Christian Cooke

'Edith' explores how we move on from bereavements. How we make peace with our past and find something worth living for.

 


 

www.miniproductions.co.uk/

"Backstory"

A story about how everything we love, everything we learn, everything we build, everything we fear, will one day be gone.

www.augohr.de/catalogue/backstory

"Cautionary Tales 

"A bizarre incident as a young boy left Aaron with an unusual facial disfigurement that has plagued him all his life. Isolated and vulnerable, Aaron seeks comfort in the friendship and understanding of an unexpected group of outcasts"
 

www.cautionary-tales.co.uk

"CAKE"

A dark comedy about two women in a barren desert. 

www.darkenergyfilms.com/alan-friel/

"Wild Beasts"

In the middle of the winter in Northern-Norway and surrounded by a wild group of kids, a young boy’s impulses are affected by his attraction to his best friend.

 

www.vimeo.com/user10310556

"Scope"

When a young man drops out of college to care for his agoraphobic mother he too finds himself increasingly insulated from the outside world, a factor which conflicts with his growing forays into amateur astronomy.
 

https://fightbackfilms.com

DOCUMENTARY

"The Aria of Cauliflower Brown"

An independent professional wrestler philosophizes on the craft, narrative, and possible meaning found in what some consider a fake sport.
 

www.timgrant.tv

"Taking Stock"

Using his failed attempts at creating profitable stock footage, a filmmaker reflects on the absurd, mundane and funny side of being trapped inside your own head as an out of work, self-employed freelancer.

 

www.duncancowles.com/

"Kiwi Breeze"

His friends and family thought it would never happen, but after 9 and a half years, Steve Kermode finally completed his ultimate DIY project. Unbelievably, he had built a 44ft ocean-going yacht in his back garden.

www.ruarimuir.com

"Gina"

A woman suffering an extreme genetic disorder argues for her right to choose when and how she dies.

www.loadingdocs.net/gina/

"High Chaparral"

A theme park celebrating America’s mythic Wild West in wintery Sweden becomes a welcoming home for refugees fleeing the Syrian civil war.

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"Roadside Attraction"

Palm Beach International Airport’s newest snowbird has become one of the fastest growing roadside attractions in the United States.

www.someshorts.com

ANIMATION

"UGLY"

"A bizarre incident as a young boy left Aaron with an unusual facial disfigurement that has plagued him all his life. Isolated and vulnerable, Aaron seeks comfort in the friendship and understanding of an unexpected group of outcasts"
 

https://ugly-film.com/parking-lot

"Negative Space"

Based on a 150-word poem by Ron Koertge, “Negative Space" is a short animated film that depicts a father-and-son relationship through the art of packing a suitcase.


By Tiny Inventions (USA)

"A Bald Future"

Being a bald man sucks. Knowing you'll become one is worse.



 

www.paulcabon.com/

"Sore Eyes for Infinity"

"A bizarre incident as a young boy left Aaron with an unusual facial disfigurement that has plagued him all his life. Isolated and vulnerable, Aaron seeks comfort in the friendship and understanding of an unexpected group of outcasts"
 

http://ellivuorinen.com/

"Schirkoa"

In the city of Bag-heads, a senate member faces a tough choice between political career, brothels and love for a mysterious woman. A choice that will transform his life and the city in unimaginable ways.

https://schirkoa.com/

"Carlotta's Face"

Through art, Carlotta overcomes a rare brain condition that prevents her from recognizing faces.

www.fabianfred.com/

COMEDY

"Sex Ed"

Ed teaches sex education to teenagers, a job he usually loves. But today it's the last thing he wants to do.

 

 


 

www.aliceseabright.com/

"Ouija Sex" 

When a heart-broken man tries to contact his deceased girlfriend, he discovers she wants more than just a chat..


 

www.mondoghulam.com

"Annie Waits"

We’ve all waited for ‘the one’. The one who catches our eye, the one who keeps our interest, the one who won’t expect us to trudge down that conventional path. Annie Waits tells the story of lust and disappointment, as a twenty-something waits for her adult life to begin.
 

www.miniproductions.co.uk/

EXPERIMENTAL

"Green Screen Gringo" 

Behind a green screen, a foreigner finds his way in an enchanting – and yet turbulent – Brazil.  A mixtape-portrait on modern day Brazil seen through the eyes of the visitor.

www.douwedijkstra.nl/

"A Landscape of Me" (Trailer)

A short meditation on the western wo/mans ego and the ways of expressing it. 

www.georgeckmayr.net

"The Implicit Jacque Panis"

The Implicit Jacques Panis is a rectified ready made, made by painting on a found video promoting the company Shinola. The source footage shows a day-in-the-life of Shinola’s former president Jacques Panis. 

 

 

 www.rebekahmodrak.com/

STUDENT

"Thick Skin"

Set in the suburbs of Reykjavik, Iceland; Thick skin explores a new perspective on rape and rape culture and raises important questions about boundaries, masculinity and society.

www.cut-up.tv/film/detail/thick-skin/

"Comeback Kid"

Young Hugh is haunted by a past life's strange desires in a twisted tale of reincarnation, revenge and lost love.


 

www.irobertson.co.uk/

"The Messenger"

Frank is desperate for a get-rich-quick scheme. Opportunity comes in the most unusual of places when an awkward schoolboy enlists the help of Frank to help him break up with his girlfriend.



www.hanselrodrigues.com/short-films

"Cabin Pressure"

A safety and regulations obsessive is forced to revaluate things when a routine flight runs into difficulties.

https://cargocollective.com/matthewgrahamlee