The Bird is a beautifully composed short film which deftly engages with how the fallout of a loved one’s death can impact on those left behind, in often very contrasting ways.
Author Christopher Smail
Rather fittingly, docoBANKSY is a documentary about Banksy, the graffiti artist. Comprised of found footage material and talking heads, the film has an intriguing narrative, and asks all the right questions.
Damaged Goods is a low budget feature film about two kids adrift in a small community in the North East of England, who find some hope in the form of an adorable dog.
The Gift is a short film about an unhappy couple, who live in a crumbling farmhouse in the middle of nowhere. The arrival of a mysterious bird with a strange gift.
A darkly funny animated short film about a tiny, creepy, middle-aged man who lives inside a cat and makes plans to seduce the full-sized cat owner.
Allegory to Originality is an animated short film about a man who goes to the cinema and engages in a philosophical debate about the lack of original films on offer.
A genre smashing, philosophical love story between a sandcastle and a snowman, who share their life with one another via messages in a bottle.
Spider is a darkly funny short films that exposes some serious issues regarding road safety, especially when mixed with relationship angst and plastic bugs.
The Goat And The Well is a simple animated short film about a goat tied to a well. And it’s 5 minutes of pure, effortless bliss.