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A snapshot of the talent currently thriving in the UK. Looking beyond our small island and tackling the complexity of what it means to call Britain home, these filmmakers tell stories of the need, individually and collectively, for connection and care. We're excited to see the return of established names within the short film circuit, and those first-timers we hope to see more of in the years to come."


— Philip Ilson, Artistic director

  • UK COMPETITION: The Devil's In The Details


    Layering fantasy over reality, these works comprise speculative futures, dream logics and waking nightmares, from tricksy megachurches in Lagos to the utopian otherworlds of Somerset's Wookey Hole Caves.

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