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.
FOREVER IN OUR HEARTS, REST IN PEACE IDA HAENDEL (Filmmaker: Leia Zhu)
Leia presents a news item about the death of the legendary violinist Ida Haendel.
A DYING LANGUAGE (Filmmaker: Emma Rose Corrigan)
Two young Gaeilgeoirs look at the future of the Irish language, culture and how we can bring about change through the power of film!
ALAMID (Filmmaker: Shayna Velasquez)
Maybe life can be turned upside down; sometimes all it takes is a spark.
CORONAVIRUS: OVERCOMING ADVERSITY AS A COMMUNITY (Filmmaker: Aodhán Roberts)
A short video that showcases a unique sense of community and illustrates how we can pull together during times of crisis.
DREAMS OF MARS (Filmmaker: Velvet Parker)
A young girl called Milly dreams of going to Mars but is not encouraged by society because of her gender.
DIVERSE MADEIRA (Filmmaker: Luke Whatley-Bigg)
This Madeira documentary was made to show the diversity of its stunning landscape.
MAPLE AND THE BOOK OF WISHES (Filmmaker: Poppy Bishop)
A young teenage girl finds a diary while she is clearing up her aunt's old house.
WHAT IS LIFE TO YOU? (Filmmaker: Cerys Kitima)
The film explores various aspects of life, delving into personal experiences.
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: 49 mins | Age: 12+