Experimental Shorts 26/11/18

There’s repressed emotions and subconscious animals, mental illness in a hand-painted realm, the parasitical pathology of a hypochondriac, a compulsive cuboid’s battle with a belligerent red ball and a terrific triffid stop-motion takeover. Plus, Mary Pickford and Janet Gaynor coming back to life as we’ve never seen them before, chaos incarnate and chance-based filming mounted…

American Independent 26/11/18

There’s familial loyalty and filial frustration, manipulative mothers and absentee fathers, traumatic memories and concrete metaphors, voices in the head and doubts in the mind, fitting memorials and magical exits in our selection of the best new American Independent shorts. Advisory Cert 15 Monday 26th November at 6.00pm NIAMOS sc1 (Nia Cultural Centre), Chichester Road, Warwick…

Pan European 26/11/18

The perils and pressures of parenthood and the fraughtness of family life from first to last, form a unifying thematic thread through this selection of European shorts. Advisory Cert 15 Monday 26th November at 8.00pm GOODSTOCK, 6 Oxford Rd, Manchester M1 5QA Get Tickets here WEEËN                                      North West Premiere Dir / Wri: Nils Vleugels, Prod:…

Pan Eastern European 26/11/18

There are supernatural communications and arcane rituals, misinterpreted signals and mistimed declarations, journeys within and journeys without, in our selection of shorts from Eastern Europe. Advisory Cert 15 Monday 26th November at 6:00pm GOODSTOCK. 6 Oxford Rd, Manchester M1 5QA Get Tickets here COASTLAND (Litoral) Dir / Prod / Wri: Miruna Dunu Romania/Netherlands, 2018, 12 mins,…

25 Years Slovak Animation – A Retrospective 26/11/18

Advisory Cert 12A Monday 26th November at 4.00pm  GOODSTOCK. 6 Oxford Rd, Manchester M1 5QA Get Tickets here Explore Slovak animation with a special selection 25 Years in Slovak Animation! On the occasion of the 25th anniversary years of Slovakia’s independence, Slovak Film Institute and International Animation Festival Fest Anča prepared the compilation 25 Years…