These bold shorts show the courage, intelligence and heart of those who have found a way to rise above their circumstances.
Programmed by Jay Bernard | Total running time 107min
This screening is strictly over 18s only
This programme contains sexually explicit scenes, viewer discretion is advised.
Dressed for Pleasure
Je fais où tu me dis
A young disabled woman throws off protective parents to find out who she really is.
Dir Marie de Maricourt. Switzerland 2017. 17min
After surviving a mysterious crash, a coder finds herself enmeshed in a shadowy hacker network.
Dir Emily Mkrtichian, Anahid Yahjian. USA-Canada 2018. 15min
A group of young people run away from their aggressive father to forge better lives for themselves.
Dir Bretten Hannam. Canada 2018. 12min
Concern for Welfare
An intense day at work has much to teach a policewoman dealing with controlling relatives.
Dir Fadia Abboud. Australia 2018. 12min
A young lesbian finds her grandmother’s eccentric WW2 lover living beneath a swimming pool.
Dir Leandro Goddinho. Brazil 2016. 29min