British of Shorts 1, Fri 26th Feb

Fri 26th Feb, Anthony Burgess Foundation  8.30pm     Tickets now available here.


There are intimations of mortality, fumbling attempts at romance, racial tensions, and urban alienation in the first of our British selections.


No Strings

Dir / Wri: Eion Maher, Prod: Liam Creighton

UK (2015), 23 min, Cert 15

Recently moved to London. Bryn is finding it difficult to cope with his new surroundings. Seeking a distraction he invites Sean, an intrusive extrovert over for no strings sex…


Since We Last

Dir / Prod: Ben Grady, Wri: Josh Pappenheim

UK (2015), 12 min 11 sec, Cert 15

Harry must put her life (and her bike) back together after the loss of her partner.


Winged Warriors

Dir/ Wri/ Prod: Evy Barry

UK (2015), 12min 18, Cert 12

A story of war, fear, courage and leadership from the First World War front line when the survival of the last of a platoon of soldiers who reach the enemy trenches depends on their messenger pigeons.

Love Me Tinder

Dir: Sami Abusamra Prod: Prudence Beecroft, Tom Lorcan, Neil Gordon, Wri: Alistair Donegan

UK (2014) 11 min, Cert 15

A dark comedy that explores how technology can reduce us to our basest form, as two strangers connect on a lonely evening…


Patriot                         NORTH WEST Premiere

Dir / Wri: Eva Riley, Prod: Michelangelo Fano

UK (2015), 14 min 53 sec, Cert 12

Against the backdrop of simmering racial tensions within a rural English community, the life of eleven year old Hannah changes forever when she meets a boy from a forbidden part of town.



Dir / Wri: Benjamin Cleary, Prod: Serena Armitage & Shan Christopher Ogilvie

UK (2015), 12 min 54 sec, Cert 15

An online relationship helps a lonely typographer mask his acute speech impediment…

TRT: 86:17

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