UNEARTHING THE PEN
(Rock Salt Films) Uganda/UK, 12m 30s
An intimate portrait of a boy’s struggle to reconcile tradition with his desire to learn.
THE KILLING OF THE IMAM
(tubafilms) South Africa, 10m
A reflection on the killing of Imam Abdullah Haron under Apartheid South Africa.
(Create Lab) UK, 10m 40s
An inspiring tale of a man
overcoming his disability.
Tom Stoddart/Misha Hussain
(Film Bengal) Bangladesh, 8m 30s
An insight into the lives of a family of rickshaw pullers in Dhaka, Bangladesh.
(Mekanism) USA, 12m 42s
The dying art of hand-painted advertising in New York.
ON STONY GROUND
Rehana Rose Khan
(Ponder Productions) UK, 9m 30s
Two homeless alcoholics meet on Brighton beach.
(Mad Cow Films) UK, 4m 53s
A portrait of champion bodybuilder, Steve Avery.
GENTLEMEN OF THE ROAD – PART 1
Fred & Nick
(Pulse Films) UK, 12m 48s
Follows then up-and-coming band Mumford & Sons.
THE GHOSTVILLAGE PROJECT
(Agents of Change) UK, 11m 43s
An uninhabited village in Scotland is transformed into a giant art-installation.
(Hungry Man) Cote D’Ivoire, 5m 5s
The build-up to the Ivory Coast’s last qualifying match before the World Cup.
Nora Connor/Clementine Wallace/ Colton Margus
(Barefoot Workshops) South Africa, 12m 5s
A look at the dispossessed of Cape Town and the meaning of community.
AT THE END OF THE WORLD
(Buzz Films) UK/Bahamas, 5m
A reflection on Ernest Hemingway’s impact on the Bahamian
island of Bimini.