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Blood is Thicker than Water

A selection of films examining the interactions and relationships between friends, lovers and families.

Even if a screening is sold out, tickets are often available 30 minutes before the start at the box office at each venue.

Blood is Thicker than Water

A Resident of the City

Ahad Sokan Almadeena

  • Director Adham Elsherif
  • Egypt 2011
  • 15 mins

City life: for some privileged, for some hard work. Others live a wretched existence but are free. A dog’s life in the Egyptian capital.


  • Director Bryan Reisberg
  • USA 2012
  • 10 mins

Oliver brings his girlfriend on a hunting trip to meet his father.


  • Director Shawn Christensen
  • USA 2012
  • 19 mins

At the lowest point of his life, Richie gets a call from his estranged sister, asking him to look after his nine-year-old niece, Sophia, for a few hours.


  • Director Lorcan Finnegan
  • Ireland 2011
  • 16 mins

A young couple living on a huge estate of empty houses and shrieking foxes enter a twilight world which could be either the paranormal or insanity.

The Day My Nan Died

  • Director David Willing
  • UK 2012
  • 23 mins

A middle-aged couple’s reaction to the death at home of the woman’s elderly mother. With Alison Steadman.

Get Lucky

  • Director Norma Burke
  • UK 2012
  • 12 mins

A man (Ralf Little) whose life seems to be a never-ending sequence of bad luck finally meets a girl that might just be The One.

Total running time 95 mins

Simon Young

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