UK Tag Archive

Five Thirty Five

Animation, Asides

18th April, 2018

Alex Dunford reimagines the hellish slog of a London commute as a surreal unforgiving assault course in stylish dystopian animated short 'Five Thirty Five'.

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A PTSD Suffering Soldier Longs for a Love Never Lost in Fraser Rigg’s 16mm Short ‘ALEGNA’

Live Action

12th April, 2018

A soldier yearns for a love never lost whilst battling the debilitating emotional darkness of PTSD in Fraser Rigg’s 16mm short 'ALEGNA'.

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Stems

Animation, Asides

11th April, 2018

Ainslie Henderson reveals how he turns ‘stuff’ into stop motion characters, eager to play out their one off animated roles in 'Stems'.

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Jack Benjamin Gill Explores the Dark Discomfort of Family Secrets in Thriller ‘Lambing Season’

Live Action

5th April, 2018

DN spoke to Jack Benjamin Gill about crafting family-thriller 'Lambing Season' and using his own experiences as a touchstone for authentic storytelling.

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Relaxatron 5000

Animation, Asides

3rd April, 2018

If the pressures of life ever feel like they’re get too much Bad Studio’s Andrew Brand has the perfect solution for you in the 'Relaxatron 5000'.

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Swindon – A Portrait of Youth

Asides, Documentary

2nd April, 2018

Robin Mason provides an engaging snapshot of opinions from 15-18-year-olds about growing up in the UK in doc short 'Swindon – A Portrait of Youth'.

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Ben Ockrent Weaves a Fairytale for an Adult Audience in ‘Edmund the Magnificent’

Film Festival, Live Action

30th March, 2018

Ben Ockrent tells DN how he created and structured Sir Ian McKellen's narration around the edit for his adult fairytale short 'Edmund The Magnificent'.

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The Monster

Asides, Live Action

27th March, 2018

Things get bloody in Bob Pipe’s comedy/horror The Monster when a genteel Hammer-era monster falls for his leading lady on the set of a modern day slasher.

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Ellie Rogers Explores the Importance of Unexpected Female Friendships in ‘Outlines’

Film Festival, Live Action

24th March, 2018

An initially awkward encounter between a young girl and her Dad's hired escort evolves into an unexpected friendship in Ellie Rogers' 'Outlines'.

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Watch #FiveFilms4Freedom – A Global Digital LGBTQ+ Online Film Festival

Documentary, Film Festival, Live Action

23rd March, 2018

The British Council and BFI Flare Festival continue their global, digital LGBTQ+ online film festival #FiveFilms4Freedom.

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An Oppressive Regime Reaches Boiling Point in Dean Puckett’s Folklore Short ‘The Sermon’

Film Festival, Live Action

23rd March, 2018

DN speaks to Dean Puckett about 'The Sermon' his allegorical folklore horror short about a isolated village reaching boiling point.

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BFI Flare London LGBTQ+ Film Festival 2018: Stand Up

Film Festival

20th March, 2018

DN looks forward to another programme of the best in LGBTQ+ cinema from around the world at the BFI Flare London Film Festival 2018.

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