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Bill Douglas Award 2: Impressions

19 August


GSFF 2020 Online

Bill Douglas Award 2: Impressions streams live at 14.45 on Wednesday 19 August, then is available to view on demand for 48 hours.

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The most vital new international cinema is showcased in the six programmes of the Bill Douglas Award for International Short Film, celebrating honesty, formal innovation and the supremacy of image and sound in cinematic storytelling. Viewers have the opportunity to choose their favourite to win the Audience Award.

Trying to understand events beyond our control, we often struggle to find a way to leave a meaningful mark. Inertia curses us, even when we're moving.

Each film will be followed by a short Q&A with the director.

Eyes on the Road

On a drive back home in a dirty car, three young women's conversation takes them into uncharted territory.

Destiny Deluxe

Through a city that carries the weight of broken expectations and tough absences, we follow three young adults.

Untitled (burned rubber on asphalt, 2018)

In a remote Norwegian village the mysterious appearances of car skid marks have become the subject of controversy.

New Land Broken Road

Phnom Penh at night. Three young dancers find a late-night snack stand with screaming neon colours.

  • Duration 1h50m
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