SHORT FILM SHOWCASE
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Written by Kit Sinclair
When a young woman loses her mother in a plane crash she impulsively steals an unaccompanied child in a desperate attempt to fill both his life and hers with purpose
CAN'T LET THEM IN
Written by Adil Hassan
The council are knocking and 18 year old Ahmed, riddled with shame in his circumstance, refuses to answer or let them in...
But with his innocent and curious sister in the flat with him, the knocking at the door becomes harder to ignore...
Written by Amanda Bright
An autobiographical love letter to natural hair, Dear Afro explores one woman’s tumultuous journey to loving her afro.
Written and directed by Güni Koçakt
In present-day North London, when Yusuf finally brings his girlfriend home to meet his Turkish parents, the whole family must remember and deal with an unspoken tragedy.
Written and directed by Roxanne Cavanagh
A bittersweet comedy drama about a cake-loving family bereft at the death of their expert baker mum. When daughter Pippa picks up the wooden spoon she's hindered by her culinary incompetence - until an encounter with a family friend reveals a surprising secret.
Created by Phoebe Stapleton
As Liv gets ready for a night out her thoughts jump from reality to a fight club in her mind. We follow Liv on an explosive journey, through an outpouring of physical expression and embodied vivid movement, as she imagines a world where she can walk down the street freely without fear.
Written and directed by Sasha Briggs
Sal and Jo mourn their Nana’s death. Will grief, or her canine companion, tear these sisters apart?
Written and directed by Vivienne West
The extraordinary in ordinary. A kitchen sink drama?
STAY WITH ME
Written and directed by Adedamola Laoye
Stay with me is an exploration of masculinity, identity, and the relationship between a father and his son. Told from the perspective of the son who delivers a compelling recount of the first conversation he ever had with his dad. In this raw and intimate story, where the son reveals childhood milestones he achieved without his father, up until the moment he stands face to face with the man wearing a shirt he didn’t look comfortable in, avoiding his gaze.
THE CASE FOR A COMIC BOOK ENDING
Written by Elliot Baker
A celebration of fantasy storytelling and the essential break it offers us from the outside world. The perfect length to enjoy over a cup (or indeed glass) of something, we hope it brings a smile to any viewer's face.
THE LIGHT; URBAN CHRONICLES - FAITH
Written and directed by Jason Bunting Johnson
In your darkest hour, an Urban Stranger appears. THE LIGHT; URBAN CHRONICLES series expands the myth of Urban Stranger. He intercepts the needy at junctures of heightened turmoil, deliciously prodding them - for good or bad - to see the light:
FAITH tells the story of Anne, a visiting carer trapped in an elevator with Urban Stranger. A battle of wills reveals an astonishing revelation, culminating in the most terrifying decision of Anne's life.
Written and directed by Tiggy Bailey
An introverted teenager is desperate to feel like she belongs to her chaotic family but that means becoming a part of the chaos itself.
Image designed by Yuyue Li