A selection of new shorts from some of the capital’s most exciting upcoming filmmakers, supported by Film London.
Total running time 96min
Films in this programme
To Wendy Who Kicked Me When I Said I Love You
A strange romance about two lost souls. Wendy (one good eye) and Sid are trying to connect in a mid-range hotel near an airport.
Dir Dan Castella. UK 2017. 10min
A young man attempts to discover more about his deceased father by interviewing friends and family during the man’s wake.
Dir Jamie Noel. UK 2017. 11min
Maybe It’s Me
I remember everything. The summers, the house, the sea, the sound of the cicadas. My fears.
Dir Dimitris Simou. UK 2017. 6min
The bonds between 14-year-old Samad and his mum are put to the test on a trip to the supermarket.
Dir Bijan Sheibani. UK 2017. 15min
Brona believes she is four sleeps away from a hot flush and a friend called Pam. Just how far is she willing to go to make sure she doesn’t miss her chance?
Dir Marley Morrison. UK 2017. 11min
An art school student goes on a journey to make a film about her estranged alcoholic father.
Dir Deepa KeshvalaUK. UK 2017. 14min
In the tense minutes before a boxing match, a boxer with Down’s syndrome fights for his right to get in the ring.
Dir Bugsy Riverbank Steel. UK 2017. 8min