Prisoner of Society
Prisoner of Society is an intimate journey into the world and mind of a young transgender woman trapped between personal desire for freedom and the traditional expectations of her parents amid the growing tensions provoked by LGBTQ politics in Georgia.
Director Rati Tsiteladze
Producers Rati Tsiteladze & Nino Varsimashvili
Uzma the Greatest
Quiet, smart and touching, Uzma the Greatest is a short film that tackles American immigrant culture through the lens of one woman’s solo journey into Manhattan to replace her broken television.
Director Christopher Hawthorne
Producer Miriam Naggar
The View From Up Here
Claire and Lila are neighbours. They both live in the same building and see each other every day, but they hardly know each other’s names. Until today, when Claire decides to pay a visit to Lila and ask for something that will definitely put their cohabitation at risk.
Director Marco Calvani
Producers Dean Ronalds, Emanuela Galliussi & Bruno Levy
Countries US & France
What Happened to Evie
What happened to Evie is a tale of culpability and horror that asks the audience to constantly connect the dots through a girl’s fractured and distorted memories of a sexual assault.
Director Kate Cheeseman
Producer Georgina French
Fire in Cardboard City
Cardboard City is on Fire! The worst thing that could possibly happen has happened. Only Fire Chief John McCard and his trusty deputies can save the citizens of Cardboard City from annihilation.
Director Phil Brough
Producers Orlando Stewart & Matt Heath
Country New Zealand
Sam Did It
Sam loves his job working in a morgue, almost as much as he loves his celebrity idol, Alfred Molina. So, when Alfred Molina arrives on Sam’s cold hard slab – the potential victim of some nefarious seals – Sam’s world is thrown into chaos and despair.
Director Dominic Burgess
Producers Natalie Britton, Casey Graf & Ari Schneider
The Right Night
Sacha lives alone in his car by the river. One day he’s walking, as usually, along the cemetery walls, when his path is disrupted by Sam, who’s sitting alone, staring into space. This bittersweet tale describes the encounter of two lost souls and tackles the question of life and death in a light-hearted and quirky tone.
Director Jeremias Nussbaum
Producer Jeremias Nussbaum