Sun 28th Feb, Anthony Burgess Foundation 4.00pm Tickets now available here.
BEST OF BRITISH 2 (15)
Doomed romance, racial tension, violence, dead-end lives, disability, dead relationships – oh, and cute fluffy bunnies – in our second British programme.
Dir: Andreas Sheittanis, Prod: Panayiotis Verropoulos, Wri: Andreas Sheittanis
UK (2015), 18 mins (Cert 15)
A failing book editor becomes obsessed with acquiring a magical book with an endless supply of stories. Unfortunately for her though, the owner is not willing to give it to her.
Balcony NORTH WEST Premiere
Dir: Toby Fell-Holden, Prod: Tom Kimberley & Ali Mansuri
UK 17 min, Cert 15
In a neighbourhood rife with racial tension, a local girl falls for a recent arrival.
(Winner of the London Calling Plus Award 2015)
How Mochi is Made
Dir / Prod / Wri: Abigail Fairhurst
UK (2015), 3 min 6 sec, Cert 12
By rabbits on the Moon, of course…
A Short Guide To Re-Entry
Dir / Wri: Anwar Boulifa
UK (2015), 15 min 36 sec, Cert 15
KHALID is released from prison. He attends a work shop that promises to find him work, but reality proves much tougher than he ever imagined.
Cusp NORTH WEST Premiere
Dir / Wri: Oliver Warren, Prod: Jacob Madsen
UK (2014), 14 min 33 sec, Cert 15 / 18
Kyle, a seventeen year-old outsider drifts through life. A chance encounter with the self-proclaimed ‘town trannie’, Michael, leads him to confront his fears and failings and set out on a path to the big city.
Dir/Wri: Damien O’Connor, Prod: Edel Byrne
Ireland (2014), 5 min. 30 sec., Cert PG
A touching story about the life of a Russian orphan.
Any Other Sense NORTH WEST Premiere
Dir / Wri: James Tyler, Prod: Christopher Daley, Prod / Wri / Star: Coral Amiga
UK (2015), 11 min 55 sec, Cert 15
A couple struggle to come to terms with their new reality after an accident leaves one of them deaf.
I’m In the Corner with Bluebells