• Director-Screenwriter

    Elaisha Stokes

  • Producer

    Horeb Bulambo Shindano

  • DR Congo-USA-Canada 2021. 12min

A schoolgirl in the DRC is resembling the woman she wants to become, in a tale that explores the solace we find in the clothes we wear and the shoes we walk in.

Wild Flower

  • Directors

    Somer Stampley, Sardé Hardie

  • Producer-Screenwriter

    Sardé Hardie

  • Canada-USA 2021. 5min

A young child’s retelling of growing up in foster care, through the colourful animation of paper cut-out memories.


  • Director-Screenwriter

    Harris Dickinson

  • Producer

    Archie Pearch

  • UK 2021. 13min

Before embarking on his first tour of duty, a young soldier and his father must face up to the painful realities that have long gone unspoken between them.

The Right Words

Haut les coeurs

  • Director-Screenwriter

    Adrian Moyse Dullin

  • Producer

    Lucas Tothe

  • France 2021. 15min

If you’re looking for some sweet romance you’ve come to the right place, as we follow 13-year-old Mahdi and his undeclared love for Jada while on the school bus run.

Sunshine City

  • Director

    Evan LaMagna

  • Producers

    Dylon Peven, Evan LaMagna, Dal LaMagna, Aaron Jones

  • Screenwriters

    Evan LaMagna, Dylon Peven

  • USA 2021. 16min

Three best friends are racing across town to get to a rap gig where they’re meant to perform, but numerous obstacles delay their journey.

Love, Dad

  • Director-Screenwriter

    Diana Cam Van Nguyen

  • Producers

    Karolína Davidová, Ondřej Šejnoha, Jakub Viktorín

  • Czech Republic-Slovakia 2021. 12min

Filmmaker Diana Cam Van Nguyen’s heartfelt personal essay exploring her fractured relationship with her father and navigating Vietnamese-Czech culture.

Techno, Mama

  • Director-Screenwriter

    Saulius Baradinskas

  • Producer

    Viktorija Seniut

  • Lithuania 2021. 18min

Superbly shot and featuring an unforgettable dance sequence, we witness the mounting tensions between mother and son as his techno dreams of the Berghain permeate their reality.

Short films programmed by Nellie Alston, Philip Ilson, Aduke King and Elaine Wong.