Join us for a celebratory showcase of young filmmaking talent at our 2020 Young Filmmaker shortlist screenings. All films are made by the next generation of filmmakers from or living in the UK and Ireland. Screening as part of the Cinemagic Film Festival 2020.
A HARD PLACE (Filmmaker: Josh Lynas)
This is a short social realist film about the struggles of female homelessness.
HERE AGAIN (Filmmaker: Max Cato Mason)
Arthur, 77, is almost killed when he catches a young woman robbing his home. The two awkwardly reconcile as they realise they are at similar stages in life despite generational differences.
HIS ASSISTANT (Filmmaker: Lallie Doyle)
This short film depicts the experience of a female working in the camera department.
HONEY, I THINK I'VE FORGOTTEN (Filmmaker: Stacey Darkwaah Duah)
A forgetful Mike fails to remember the specifics of the all "important date" that he and his girlfriend Sabrina have marked off in their calendars.
ONLY US (Filmmaker: Ellie Bickerton-Jones)
Trying to end a relationship, Ella and Harry become locked in a car park and realise that the relationship was what they were trapped in.
STARLIGHT (Filmmaker: Fiona Picchetti Geoffroy)
Void of inspiration, and losing sleep to the blank canvas, an artist ventures out into the night and has an illuminating encounter.
WINTER COAT (Filmmaker: Werner Vivier)
While out on a day of errands, an act of petty crime provides a glimpse into the unique bond between Nathalie and Wayne.
This programme is part of the Cinemagic Young Filmmaker shortlist collection. Free to watch on QFT Player from Fri 16 Oct to Sun 1 Nov. Find out more about Cinemagic's virtual 2020 festival here: https://cinemagic.org.uk/
Total duration: 59 mins | Age: 15+