Check out this fab programme of famous faces in our Stars in Shorts programme specially curated from films in various programmes throughout the Festival. And this is just a taster as there are lots to come in many other programmes for you. So have fun and Spot the Stars in this year’s KINO Fest!
Join us from 6:15pm at Albert Square Chop House on March 25th. Tickets are £5/£4 (concession).
Alternatively you can catch the screening repeat on March 26th at 4pm at The Old Bank, 437 Wilmslow Road, Withington. Tickets are £5/£4 (concession).
Dir: Freddie Waters, Wri: Freddy Syborn, Prod: Gina Lyons, Cast: Jack Whitehall, Lolly Adefope, Ellie White
UK, 2019, 10 min, Cert 12A
Tom is in for a surprise when he meets his elderly grandfather’s two carers. Not only do they appear to be at war but when he discovers a mysterious object in the kitchen things take a dark turn.
Dir / Wri: Fran Menchón, Sandra Reina / Prod: Fitzcarraldo Films, SL, Cast: Macarena Gómez, Alejandro Cano, Cristina Soria, Víctor Benjumea
Spain, 2018, 14 min, Cert 12A
The game is not the only thing in play, and Macarena hates to lose.
Dir / Prod: Mayed Al Qasimi, Wri: Roland Walters, Prod: Alex Di Cuffa, Richard Tan, Cast: Michelle Ryan, Denis Lawson, Alex Di Cuffa
UK, 2018, 14 min, 21 sec, Cert PG
An intergalactic postal worker faces unexpected challenges on her final job.
Dir / Wri: Jake Kuhn, Prod: Oskar Nilsson, Cast: alexander Arnold, Kerry Fox (SHALLOW GRAVE, ANGEL AT MY TABLE, INTIMACY), Robin Soans, Os Leanse
UK, 2019, 6 min 16 sec, Cert 15
A rejected suitor is determined to prove his serious intentions to his girlfriend’s disapproving parents. Even if it involves ritual disembowelment…
Dir / Wri / Prod: Felix Karolus, Wri: Wolfgang Aichholzer, Prod: Manu S. Scheidt, Cast: Senta Berger, Thomas Thieme
Germany, 2018, 10 min 45 sec, Cert PG
For Charlotte it is like any other Sunday, until the doorbell rings and a stranger surprises her with an exceptional demand.
THIS TIME AWAY
Dir / Wri: Magali Barbe, Prod: Russel Curtis, Debbie Crosscup, Cast: Timothy Spall, Jessica Ellerby
UK, 2019, 14 min, Cert 12
Nigel is a reclusive elderly man, haunted by his past… until an unexpected visitor arrives and disrupts his lonely routine.
Dir: Jennifer Sheridan, Wri: Tuppence Middleton, John Hopkins, Prod: Isabella Macpherson, Gala Gordon, Patrick Bailey, Cast: Juliet Stevenson, Tuppence Middleton, Jack Farthing, Iwan Rheon, Nicholas Pinnock
UK, 2019n 19 min 30 sec, Cert 15 (FFF Rating)
A Dowager prepares for her birthday party. A Hitman has checked in across the hall…and he’s watching someone.
88 min 52 sec.