SCREENING
WATERSHED CINEMA 3
21:00
£6 / £5.50 CONC / £4.50 UNDER 25S
INCLUDED IN FESTIVAL PASS OR BUY SINGLE TICKETS
1hr 30
Dir: Various

Bring a bucket, sit back and try to make yourself comfortable for one helluva rollercoaster ride. Behold the annual grungefest of outrageous sick and twisted shorts. Each of these films pushes the boundaries of taste, decency and humour. You have been warned this is not for the faint-hearted or easily offended!

 

FILMS:

CroissantCroissant_Louis Hudson_still2

Dir: Louis Hudson
United Kingdom 2015
2 mins 06 secs
Fiction

Don’t you just hate it when you get food on your face and your entire concept of reality crumbles?

 

Simpsons You’re Next

Dir: Lee Hardcastle
United Kingdom
1 mins 55 secs

 

Neck and NeckNeck and Neck_Shuan Clark_still1

Dir: Shaun Clark
United Kingdom 2016
5 mins 02 secs
Animation

In the marital bed the surreal sensuality enveloping Othello and Desdemona is disturbed by a dangling telephone with detrimental consequences for Desdemona.

 

Dawn of the DeafDawn of the Deaf_Rob Savage_still1

Dir: Rob Savage
United Kingdom 2016
11 mins 52 secs
Fiction

When a sonic pulse infects the hearing population, a small group of Deaf people must band together to survive.

 

An Arms LengthGB16-2-CB6D_an-arms-length_GB16-2-CB6D_still1

Dir: Max Weiland
United Kingdom 2015
10 mins 16 secs
Fiction

God could not be everywhere, so he created mothers.

 

The Rat KingThe Rat King_Pavel Shepan_still3

Dir: Pavel Shepan
United Kingdom 2015
17 mins 30 secs
Fiction

An anxious mother-to-be must confront a sinister presence in her new home and the growing cracks in her marriage.

 

Ivan’s NeedIvan's Need_Manuela Leuenberger_still1

Dir: Veronica L. Montaño, Manuela Leuenberger, Lukas Suter

Switzerland 2015
6 mins 20 secs
Animation

Ivan has an obsession for kneading dough.

 

While You Were AwayWhile You Were Away_Ben Mallaby

Dir: Ben Mallaby
United Kingdom 2016
5 mins 53 secs
Fiction

While You Were Away is the story of a normal husband and wife having a far from normal argument.

 

Love in idlenessLove in idleness_Kim Noce_still1

Dir: Kim Noce
United Kingdom 2016
4 mins 40 secs
Animation

Love in idleness it is film exploring the fleeting delusional love relationship between Titania and Bottom.

 

Any virgin left alive ?Any virgin left alive _ Bertrand Mandico

Dir: Bertrand Mandico
France 2016
9 mins 00 secs
Fiction

According an English legend, Joan of Arc didn’t die at the stake. Her eyes were burned, and she was deflowered by a British stalion. She was bound to ramble on battlefields, as a scavenger, on the lookout for life, in search of virgins left alive.

 

Roger Ballen’s Theatre of ApparitionsRoger Ballen's Theatre of Apparitions_Emma Calder_still1

Dir: Emma Calder & Ged Haney
United Kingdom 2016
5 mins 00 secs
Animation

An animated theatre of dismembered people, beasts and ghosts, dance, tumble, make love and tear themselves apart, a nightmarish subconscious world, in black and white.

 

The Inverted PeakThe inverted peak_ The Brothers McLeod_still2

Dir: The Brothers McLeod
United Kingdom 2016
5 mins 40 secs
Animation

The Inverted Peak – Who is in control?

 

DollsDolls_Keith Allott_still1

Dir: Keith Allott
United Kingdom 2016
3 mins 16 secs
Fiction

While babysitting her ‘stupid’ little brother Jimmy, Zoe hears ‘ballerina’ music playing from his room. Upon inspection she finds him sat at a table surrounded by dolls. Jimmy tells her they only move when the music stops, of course they do.

 

VoicelessVoiceless_David Uloth_still1

Dir: David Uloth
Canada 2015
22 mins 00 secs
Fiction

Edgar works in a pig slaughterhouse. He loves opera and he loves Ginette, the stripper of his dreams.

 


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