MUM'S NOT IN, CLAIRE FOWLER
New Shorts

New Shorts #13: SISTERS AND DAUGHTERS

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20:30 Tue 8 Jan 2013

ICA, Screen 1

Experience a powerful selection of drama with a selection of films that zone in on the fraught relationships between the women in the family. Mothers and daughters and sisters too don’t always see eye to eye, but the bond there is so strong it’s tough to break.

Total: 110 mins

ICA

The Mall, St James's
SW1Y 5AH
020 7930 3647
£14 / concs £11
  • ALL IN GOOD TIME

    Miikka Leskinen 13 mins (UK, 2012)

    A chance encounter in the dead of night connects three people in search of forgiveness.
  • CAMPERS

    Emma Rozanski 14 mins (UK, 2012)

    Eccentricities illuminate shadows of grief. When her husband dies, a young girl's mother withdraws, leaving her daughter to fend for herself in unique ways. Campers is a touching film about learning to reconnect after a great loss.
  • DARKLIGHT

    Richard Turley 24 mins (UK, 2012)

    Sarah has been blind her whole life. She lives alone with her controlling mother Anne, the only family she has ever known. When Anne has an accident and fails to return home, Sarah miraculously regains her sight. But her joy and wonder are short-lived as she soon begins to realize that the world as she knows it is actually her worst nightmare. Hostage to Anne's insecurities, Sarah ultimately uncovers her mother's sinister plan to prevent her from ever leaving her side.
  • FULL

    In-Sook Chappell 10 mins (UK, 2012)

    Fifteen-year old Kelly is angry, hungry and craving attention. After a clash with her mother and a failed attempt at seducing an older man she is forced to go on a surprising journey of self discovery.
  • HANNAH AND THE MOON

    Kate Charter 5 mins (UK, 2012)

  • MUM'S NOT IN

    Claire Fowler 6 mins (UK, 2012)

    All 6 yr old Mali wants is someone to love her, but when single mum Cath can't get it together to pay the bills an uninvited guest comes knocking.
  • ONCE REMOVED

    Henry Blake 10 mins (UK, 2012)

    Two sisters, who have spent their lives glaring at the possibility of loving one another, are forced to reconnect and repair the schism that has ruled their past.
  • PHYSICS

    Claire Oakley 13 mins (UK, 2012)

    Rona (9) lives in a run down seaside town where the local power station seems to be sucking all the energy away. Her Mum is ill and her best friend Sandi (9) is planning to run away. When Rona finds the God Particle on the beach she thinks it may hold the energy they all need.
  • SWEETHEART

    Eva Riley 15 mins (UK, 2012)

    "Lou may have Down’s Syndrome but is more than capable of looking after herself. She lives with her controlling sister Ashley, who always gets what she wants. When a new man comes into their lives, the sisters become love rivals, bringing their relationship to a head."