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Free film screenings for students age 15+

Free film screenings of Festival titles selected especially for education audiences.

SiddharthSiddharth

A modern day fable in which a poor man sets out on a dangerous journey to find his lost son.

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Experimenta Shorts ProgrammeExperimenta Shorts Programme

An introduction to experimental film via the new work of three filmmakers, on stage to discuss their films and influences.

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New British ShortsNew British Shorts

Exciting and thought provoking new short films, with filmmakers on stage to talk about their work.

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IdaIda

A young woman in 1960s Poland takes an unexpected journey into the past and her family’s wartime secrets.

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The Golden DreamThe Golden Dream

Three teenagers jump aboard a train heading for America, embarking on a journey in which their dreams will come hard up against reality.

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Short Term 12Short Term 12

An intense, honest and often very funny drama about young people in a foster home, based on the director’s own experiences.

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Ilo IloIlo Ilo

In a family struggling in a financial crisis, a cheeky 12-year-old son wages war against the family’s maid.

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Gone Too Far!Gone Too Far!

A funny and heartfelt portrait of two brothers, one brought up in Peckham and the other in Nigeria, and their local adventures on the day they meet.

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Electro ShaabiElectro Shaabi

An exciting documentary revealing the energy of electro shaabi music and the voice it gives young people in Egypt.

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TeenageTeenage

A personal and dreamlike documentary using re-enactment, archive footage and contemporary writing to explore the ‘birth’ of the teenager.

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SuzanneSuzanne

A young woman’s life, and that of her family, from school days to adulthood, is explored in a beautiful and unsentimental drama.

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