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WATERSHED CINEMA 1
16:00
£6.00
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1hr 30m
Dir: Various

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By turn poetic, humorous, heart-rending or purely imaginative, these affecting short films reveal how our bodies tell our story and shape our identity.

films:

Woe is Me

Dir: Simon Cartwright
UK 2018
15 mins 58 secs

Teddy seeks help from a local therapy group. But the kind of help he is looking for is much more hands-on than what they’re used to…

 

Manicure

Dir: Arman Fayaz
Iran 2018
14 mins 02 secs

After the unexpected death of his wife, a man struggles to deal with the aftermath under the eyes of the local villagers.

 

Puppy Love (Nung Nawala Ang Aso Ko)

Dir: Margarita Mina
Philippines 2017
17 mins 39 secs

A young girl’s dog escapes and leaves her with an open wound in her vagina. Blood seeps out of it, unceasing.

 

These Are My Hands

Dir: Evi Tsiligaridou
UK 2018
7 mins 57 secs

A short documentary film-poem written and performed by radical British playwright Jo Clifford. It is a deeply moving, personal account of transgender embodiment in a lifetime.

 

Deer Boy

Dir: Katarzyna Gondek
Poland / Belgium / Croatia 2017
15 mins

A story about a hunter’s son, who was born with antlers, and about how each man kills the thing he loves.

 

Prince’s Tale

Dir: Jamie Miller
Canada 2017
16 mins 10 secs

After surviving an electrical fire that results in the amputation of his arms, a young actor named Prince must come to terms with being “differently-abled”.