BAFTA 2019

Runtime: 114 min.
Age: 18+
Eight stories – eight short films, different in style, genre and narrative shot by British Directors and nominated for the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA). Wale is a drama about a minor black criminal trying to start a new life; The Blue Door is a horror about the mysteries that hide in an ordinary apartment with a bedridden old woman; I'm OK is an animated fantasy on the life and work of the Austrian artist Oscar Kokoschka. The whole palette of the main trends in modern British cinema – in one session 

Кийто
Wale

Year: 2018
Country: UK
Director: Barnaby Blackburn
Cast: Jamie Sives, Roger Jean Nsengiyumva, Clare Perkins
Genre: short
Язык: English
Runtime: 20 min.
An 18 year old youth offender is trying to get his own business going as a mechanic. But enterprise isn't so easy when you're a young, black male with a criminal past. And it doesn't get any easier when you're framed by one of your new clients for a harrowing crime.

Награды и фестивали:

BAFTA Awards nomination – Best Short Film
Aesthetica Short Film Festival – Festival Prize (Best Thriller)
BendFilm Festival – Best Narrative Short Film
BronzeLens Film Festival, Atlanta, US – Best Short Film, Best Actor
Dances With Films – Grand Jury Award (Best Short Film)
Kinofilm Manchester International Short Film Festival – Best British Short Film      
Urbanworld Film Festival – Grand Jury Prize (Best Short Film)

73 коровы
73 cows

Year: 2018
Country: UK
Director: Alex Lockwood
Genre: short, documentary
Язык: English
Runtime: 15 min.
A beef farmer struggles with his conscience every time he takes his cows to slaughter, and so sets about doing something extraordinary.

Награды и фестивали:

BAFTA Awards – Best Short Film (UK)

 

Я в порядке
I'm OK

Year: 2018
Country: UK
Director: Elizabeth Hobbs
Genre: short, animation
Язык: English
Runtime: 6 min.
Age: 12+
In 1917, Austrian artist Oskar Kokoschka was in hospital, injured and shell-shocked from World War I, and heartbroken from the end of his famous love affair with Alma Mahler.

Награды и фестивали:

BAFTA nomination – Best Short Animation (UK)
Edinburgh International Film Festival – Premiere

Холостяк, 38 лет
Bachelor, 38

Year: 2017
Country: UK
Director: Angela Clarke
Cast: Bryan Bale
Genre: short, documentary
Язык: English
Runtime: 16 min.
The story of a homosexual man and his time in London during the 1960s.

Награды и фестивали:

BAFTA nomination – Best Short Film (UK)

Марфа
Marfa

Year: 2018
Country: UK
Director: Greg McLeod, Myles McLeod
Genre: short, animation
Язык: English
Runtime: 9 min.
An isolated town in the Texas borderlands. A place out of time. A shrine to minimalist art. Home to a remote festival. A place where unexplained lights tremble in the night sky. And then there's the giant lemon.

Награды и фестивали:

BAFTA nomination – Best Short Animated Film (UK)
Encounters International Film Festival – Best of British Animation
Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival – participation 

Хулиганьё
Roughhouse

Year: 2018
Country: UK
Director: Jonathan Hodgson
Genre: short, animation
Язык: English
Runtime: 16 min.
Three friends embark on a new adventure in a strange town, but when a manipulative new member joins their gang, their loyalty is torn apart with terrifying consequences.

Награды и фестивали:

BAFTA – Best Short Animation (UK)

Синяя дверь
The Blue Door

Year: 2017
Country: UK
Director: Paul Taylor
Cast: Janie Booth, Annie McGrath, Gemma Whelan
Genre: short
Язык: English
Runtime: 9 min.
A kind and caring nurse, Clare, is opening the door to her new job, but maybe some doors are best left shut... 

Награды и фестивали:

BAFTA nomination – Best Short Film (UK)
Terror in the Bay Film Festival  – Mora Award (Best Mini-Short Film)

Поле
The Field

Year: 2018
Country: France, India, UK
Director: Sandhya Suri
Cast: Mia Maelzer
Genre: short
Язык: Hindi
Runtime: 19 min.
Lalla is a poor agricultural labourer in an Indian village preparing for the harvest of its remaining cornfield. Director Sandhya Suri crafts a refreshingly layered portrait of a woman who bravely pursues a different kind of life than the one she’s been granted.

Награды и фестивали:

BAFTA Awards nomination – Best Short Film
BIFA nomination – Best British Short
Toronto International Film Festival – Short Cuts Award (Best International Short Film)
Sundance Film Festival – participation 
Melbourne International Film Festival – Best Fiction Short Film   
London Film Festival – participation