Available Touring Programmes

Available from now until September 2019, Encounters presents three touring programmes of premium short films from this year's programme.

This year we are excited to be able to tour three of our shorts programmes from this year’s festival including; We See You, Deaf Shorts 2018 and Encounters Horror Shorts!

We See You is a collection of live action short films about and aimed for young people, the run time of the programme is 89 minutes, cert 15.

Deaf Shorts 2018 is a collection of live action short films that aim to normalise on screen D/deafness and has a run time of 89 minutes, cert 15.

Encounters Horror Shorts is a mixed programme of live action and animation shorts and has a run time of 82 minutes, cert 15.

For full programme listings and how to book the programmes please contact: dave@encounters-festival.org.uk

Programme Details:

Little River Run by Ed Skrein

We See You

A collection of short, engaging films aimed at audiences aged 16-24. The films show different stories with strong female leads exploring femininity and feminism through the eyes of young women.





To Know Him by Ted Evans

Deaf Shorts 2018

For the third year running we have curated a programme of shorts with the aim of normalising on-screen D/deafness.  This year’s programme gives a nod to the centenary of the suffragette movement with all leading roles being played by D/deaf women.

Helsinki Mansplaining Massacre by Ilja Rautsi

Encounters Horror Shorts

Encounters Horror Shorts is a carefully curated package of 10 short films selected from across the three sold out Late Lounge programmes at this year’s Encounters Festival. The programme includes shorts from all the corners of the world, spanning the full width of the genre including zombie feasts, extreme foley sessions, psychological thrills, domestic nightmares and a horror comedy about one woman’s desperate struggle to survive a pack of men who just want to explain everything to her…