SCREENING
CINEMA 2
16:30
£5.00
INCLUDED IN FESTIVAL PASS OR BUY SINGLE TICKETS
1hr 30 mins
Dir: Various

This showcase celebrates the talent of female directors, animators, puppeteers and other filmmaking creatives, in front and behind the camera. From alternative leading ladies to female views on sexuality, conflict and relationships – this recent short film collection reflects the expertise and experiences of women working in puppetry today.

FILMS:

Don’t Think Of A Pink Elephant

Dir: Suraya Raja
United Kingdom 2017
7 mins 21 secs

A girl fights against compulsions brought on by anxiety.

Adam

Dir: Evelyn Ross
United States 2016
2 mins 27 secs

In the beginning of them She created us.

Belle & Bamber

Dir: Alex Forbes
United Kingdom 2016
15 mins 3 secs

A twisted comedy-drama about a little girl named Belle and her imaginary friend, Bamber.

Punch’s Letters To His Son

Dir: Jenny Dee
United Kingdom 2017
15 mins

Devised from the 1848 novel ‘Punchs Letter’s to his Son’. Punch’s son is searching for answers, about his father, about himself.

 

A Love Story

Dir: Anushka Kishani Naanayakkara
United Kingdom 2016
7 mins

A powerful tale about love faced with darkness conveyed through stop motion animation.

Old Man

Dir: Alicia Eisen
Canada 2016
4 mins 16 secs

A man who confronts his greatest fear.

 

The Owl and the Lemming

Dir: Roselynn Akulukjuk
Canada 2016
3 mins 35 secs

A traditional story – a young owl catches a lemming to eat, or does he?

Evening

Dir: Izabela Plucinska
Germany 2016
2 mins 30 secs

A man and a woman have run out of words to say to each other – so they take action.

 

Under the Same Sky

Dir: Sylvia Ziemann
Canada 2016
3 mins

Two rabbits contemplate the night sky on the Saskatchewan prairies.

Wolf Eyes

Dir: Katherine Boyer
Canada 2016
3 mins 40 secs

Puppetry music video for Candian band, Rah Rah.

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Boris Noris

Dir: Laura-Beth Cowley
United Kingdom 2017
4 mins 30 secs

A short stop-motion film about NOT sharing.

Kathleen’s Diary

Dir: Chrystene Ells
Canada 2017
6 mins 30 secs

Explores many lost stories based actual diary entries made by Mrs. Kathleen Clews.

Now You See It

Dir: Rebecca Manley
United Kingdom 2017
2 mins 40 secs

A short film about environmental damage featuring the voice of Ewan McGregor.


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