WATERSHED CINEMA 1
INCLUDED IN FESTIVAL PASS OR BUY SINGLE TICKETS
Telling stories of families, friends, lovers and communities, this programme digs deep into the rich tapestry of relationships and the powerful emotions they evoke. At one time uplifting and heartbreaking, these short films take us on a diverse journey through the complexity and beauty of love and human connections.
Dir: Catriona MacInnes
United Kingdom 2017
16 mins 19 secs
To escape her problems, Young mum Janey takes her fragile son Brodie to a woodland hut community in Scotland and door steps a random boy she has met. When hope of acceptance in the community quickly fades, she looses control, whilst Brodie finds solace in a mysterious wolf.
Close Ties (Więzi)
Dir: Zofia Kowalewska
Forty-five years of marriage is an impressive anniversary. Barbara and Zdzislaw could be proud of themselves if not for the fact that the husband left the wife for his lover eight years ago.
Dir: Anthony Schatteman
Arthur is a single dad, struggling with the care for his seven-year-old son Max and the combination of his secret life as a drag queen.
The Baby Shower
Dir: Joseph Pierce
France/United Kingdom 2016
May and Christian are having a baby shower party, whether they want to or not.
Written / Unwritten (Scris / Nescris)
Dir: Adrian Silisteanu
Because of ID issues, Pardică, a 50-year old Roma man, risks the authorities separating him from his underage daughter, who has just had a baby.
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