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Bill Douglas Award 5: Top Heavy (N/C 15+)

20-22 March

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  • A Autism friendly
  • C Captioned
  • D Dementia friendly
  • Venue GFT
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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.

When we all live on top of one another, something's got to give. Bureaucratic and social pressures lead some to crack, whilst others take up the fight or retreat into bad behaviour.

Dear Babylon | Ayo Akingbade | UK | 2019 | 21 min
Sh_t Happens | David Štumpf, Michaela Mihalyi | Czech Republic | 2019 | 13 min
Electric Swan | Konstantina Kotzamani | France, Greece, Argentina | 2019 | 40 min
Grandad was a Romantic | Maryam Mohajer | UK | 2019 | 5 min

  • Duration 1h45m
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