SCREENING
WATERSHED CINEMA 1
14:00
£6 / £5.50 CONC
INCLUDED IN FESTIVAL PASS OR BUY SINGLE TICKETS
1hr 30
Dir: Various

 

Mums.  Their influence has been accused of East-End crime waves and winning Wimbledon so it can’t be an easy job, right?  This series of shorts explores the maternal relationship from both sides and ultimately celebrating the most important women on the planet.

 

FILMS:

How Was Your Day?How Was Your Day_Damien O'Donnell_still1

Dir: Damien O’Donnell
Ireland 2015
13 mins 30 secs
Fiction

A woman is excited about the approaching birth of her first child.

 

MANMAN_Maja Borg_still1

Dir: Maja Borg
Sweden 2016
12 mins 15 secs
Experimental

MAN is a dramatisation of the biological and cultural body in transformation through the wilderness of pregnancy.

 

EggEgg_Alice Trueman

Dir: Alice Trueman
United Kingdom 2015
4 mins 47 secs
Fiction

‘Egg’ is an absurd comedy about friendship and expecting the unexpected. Starring Sally Phillips (Bridget Jones’s Diary, Miranda, Smack The Pony) and Kiki Kendrick (The Nine Lives of Thomas Katz).

 

It´s AlrightIt's Alright_Nina Knag_still1

Dir: Nina Knag
Norway 2016
10 mins 00 secs
Fiction

Five-year-old Alexa comes to realize that her young mother is out of money and on the verge of a breakdown. Hoping to save the situation, Alexa makes a decision she will never forget.

 

Class 15Class15_Dean Anderson_still1

Dir: Dean Leon Anderson
United Kingdom 2016
13 mins 06 secs
Fiction

A cordial parents evening at a secondary school descends into accusations and chaos, when a teacher finally meets the mother of his difficult student.

 

Three Women Wait For DeathThree Women Wait For Death_Isabelle Sieb

Dir: Isabelle Sieb
United Kingdom 2015
15 mins 45 secs
Fiction

Miranda and her adult daughters are crammed in a little caravan to be near their irascible Gramps in his final days. They love him but his care bills are mounting and then they discover that he’s hidden his savings and doesn’t remember where.

 

SunstrokeSunstroke_Jarno Lindemark

Dir: Jarno Lindemark
Finland 2015
15 mins 00 secs
Fiction

Päivi, a middle-aged woman, dreams of the mediterranean sun and a trip to Barcelona with her new young boyfriend Toni. Päivi’s daughter Maija is concerned and has invited her mum and Toni to visit. Päivi´s happiness will be measured.

 


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