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Shorts Programme: Radical Agendas

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Vue Cinema London - Piccadilly

19 Lower Regent Street

London

SW1Y 4LR

United Kingdom

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Disruptive cultural assaults of hostile politics with a growing sense of unease.

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Featuring disconcerting visions of a possible future as identity politics ventures into meltdown mode.

Just Agree Then

Contrasting artistic visions, misplaced confidence, and blatant ignorance collide against the backdrop of an increasingly fragile and divided world. In August 2018, seven months before the UK is due to leave the EU, two stubborn Scottish filmmakers struggle to make a short film together in the Austrian Alps. Duncan Cowles, Ross Hogg/ UK/ 9min

Tattoo (تتو)

Because of her tattoos, in order to renew her driver's license a young girl needs to be psychologically assessed by the police hospital. When she is forced to undress in order to be examined, the girl starts crying. Her mental state is questioned, and she flees from the hospital. Farhad Delaram/ Iran/ 15min

Brotherhood

Mohamed is a hardened shepherd living in rural Tunisia with his wife and two sons. He is deeply shaken when his oldest son Malik returns home after a long journey with a mysterious new wife. Tensions between father and son rise over three days until they reach breaking point. Meryam Joobeur/ Canada/ 25min

Paired Up

A German exchange student and a British school kid are thrown together. Charlotte Regan/ UK/ 10min

This is the Winter

2023. A separatist movement has ignited civil war in the north of England. The government has built a wall, dividing the country, to protect people in the south. Trapped in a refugee camp north of the border, a teenage girl has to choose between her father and her politics. Peter King/ UK/ 20min

Selfie Zein

SELFIE ZEIN explores the turbulent world of Zein, a young Palestinian woman from Bethlehem trying to reach Jerusalem. This troubled journey forces Zein to use her creativity in order to transform herself, altering her one and only outfit into different looks in order to overcome numerous obstacles. Amira Diab/ Palestine/ 11min

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Vue Cinema London - Piccadilly

19 Lower Regent Street

London

SW1Y 4LR

United Kingdom

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