What’s My Age Again?
Growing up is hard to do and there’s no denying we all undertake an important journey during our teenage years. In fact, those growing pangs are what connects us across continents and cultures.
Programmed by Philip Ilson | Total running time 108min
Films in this programme
School’s almost out. For seniors in Pahokee, the Monday after prom is Skip Day.
Dir Ivete Lucas, Patrick Bresnan. USA-UK 2018. 17min
Lilah and Coby are best friends, but over one week the friendship becomes more toxic. Featuring Lily Newmark (Pin Cushion, Solo: A Star Wars Story).
Dir Luna Carmoon. UK 2018. 9min
A sex video goes viral while Maria is at volleyball class.
Dir Peiman Zekavat. UK-Peru 2018. 10min
In the world of equestrian vaulters, girls must be strong, flexible and elegant. But the physical endurance can take its toll.
Dir Monika Koteka, Karolina Poryzala. Poland 2017. 14min
Two adolescent boys become aware of their budding sexuality. Based on a poem by Peter LaBerge.
Dir Tom Speers. Ireland 2018. 7min
An observational study of a young girl as she leaves the personal sanctuary of her teenage bedroom and enters the wider world of the street outside.
Dir Jennifer Reeder. USA 2017. 5min
In a small tribal village, certain men are on the look-out to drive young girls to the big city. Besida’s older brother steps in to make sure that it doesn’t happen to her.
Dir Chuko Esiri. 2017. 11min
Two boys in the Maori community of South Auckland wait for a phone call to stay connected to the wider world.
Dir Amberley Jo Aumua. New Zealand 2017. 12min