CREATIVE ENGLAND SHOWCASE
18:30 Wed 17 Jan 2018
As part of the BFI NETWORK, Creative England present a mixture of UK and London premiere work awarded from their Emerging Talent Fund over the past year. The programme presents the best in new drama and documentary, as well as Oscar-nominated and BAFTA winning animator Daisy Jacobs with her new film The Full Story. 85 mins
Regent Street Cinema
Catriona MacInnes 16 mins (UK, 2017)A young mum runs away with her fragile son to a woodland hut community in Scotland and door steps a random boy she has recently met. When hope of acceptance in the community quickly fades, she loses control, whilst her son finds solace in a mysterious wolf
Duncan Christie 15 mins (UK, 2017)Sophie and Henry are trying to locate their grown up son Tom, having lost contact with him for the umpteenth time during his struggles with drug addiction. Sophie will do anything to find her son but Henry knows it’s time to take a step back.
Daisy Jacobs 8 mins (UK, 2017)Toby is selling his childhood home, but the empty house is full of memories. Fleeting happiness, a world shattered by divorce, and all the rage and helplessness of being a child—can he piece together the full story before closing the door on a life?
Paul Franklin 15 mins (UK, 2017)An ordinary family man offered the chance to live out his wildest fantasy, all he has to do is hand over everything he owns. What secrets are held in his heart and just what is it that we really dream about?
Myriam Rey 12 mins (UK, 2017)In an ode to freedom migrant women share their ambitions and dreams of a new life.
David Schofield 19 mins (UK, 2017)Behind the faded grandeur of a seaside resort, an inexperienced henchman takes drastic measures to protect his brother and a vulnerable woman from his new boss, a violent loan shark.