THE DESERT, Dir. Ben Bigelow
New Shorts

NEW SHORTS: Surreal Worlds

13:00 Sat 12 Jan 2019

ICA

There’s all manner of the absurd in this selection of surreal scenarios and minute marvels, composed to confuse and leave you just the right amount of uneasy. We’ll have you stuck in limbo, spooked in haunted houses, lost in a weird world of portals and bewildered in melting Lynchian rooms. 89’

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The Mall, St James's
SW1Y 5AH
  • HALFTERLIFE

    Ben Aston 11 mins (UK, 2018)

    Two limbros wander the infinite.
  • THE TRESPASSER

    William Boyd 15 mins (UK, 2018)

    An African folktale in modern day England.
  • A DOLL DISTORTED

    Niall Shukla 16 mins (UK, 2018)

    Tormented by years of loneliness and isolation Jane orders a synthetic love doll online.
  • SECRETION

    Sarah Talbot 9 mins (UK, 2018)

    An unhappily married couple ignore the grotesque, dripping stain that is growing on their ceiling.
  • THE BABY

    Sam Nicoresti 9 mins (UK, 2018)

    A mother is tormented by the demands of her strange baby.
  • TEETH AND PILLS

    Andrea Vinciguerra 15 mins (UK, 2018)

    Randy, 8 years old, starts on a mission to lose as many teeth as possible after he finds a Barbie instead of a dollar under his pillow.
  • THE DESERT

    Ben Bigelow 14 mins (US, 2018)

    In a suburban mansion, Martha sneaks into her son’s virtual reality chamber.

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