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Women in Film: Practitioners - Kinofilm Festival 2017 (Cert 18)

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Bragg Theatre, Schuster Building

University of Manchester

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More female-centric narratives, featuring bereavement and memory, self-expression and escape, and a neighbourhood feud that gets rapidly out of hand.

QUEEN'S MILE

(Wri / Dir / Prod: Martin Delaney, Prod: James A. Delaney, Simon Pearce, April Kelley, Sara Huxley, UK, 2016, 9 min 27 sec)

London’s Southbank. A twenty-something girl asks a stranger to take her picture. But why is she taking photos with empty frames? And why today?

LEMONADE MAFIA

(Dir: Anya Adams, Wri: Keith Edie, Prod: CJ Pyles, Cast: Marsai Martin, Ava Acres, Yvette Nicole Brown, Emily Proctor, USA, 2016, 9 min 2 sec)

Kira’s organic lemonade dynasty becomes in jeopardy, when new comer Shantel Osgood moves in on her territory with her high fructose corn sugar version of Lemonade. This means war!

3 x LOVE

(Dir: Olga Chajdas, Wri: Jarosław Kamiński, Prod: Wild Mouse Production, Poland, 2016, 17 min 26 sec)

How do people react to learning of a pregnancy at different moments of their life? And how does the time we spend together change our relationships, the way we communicate?

A GIRL NEEDS A BIKE

(Wri / Dir: Letitia Lamb & Vivien Mason, Prod: Wide Angle Tasmania, Australia, 2017, 4 min 38 sec)

In the rural villages of Ghana, Clara faces the challenges of teaching, as her students discover the happiness of having wheels.

LUNCH TIME

(Wri / Dir / Prod: Alireza Ghasemi, Iran, 2017, 15 min)

A 16-year-old girl deals with the responsibility and harsh bureaucracy of having to identify the body of her mother.

VALENTIA ROAD

(Wri / Dir / Prod: Logan George, Wri / Prod: Celine Held, USA, 2017, 7 min)

While driving to the reading of her father’s will, Catherine is faced with an anomaly on the side of the road.

WILD DANCES WORLD PREMIERE

(Wri / Dir / Prod: Bina Bhattacharya, Prod: E.V. Moore, Australia, 2017, 14 min 18 sec)

In 2004, Ruslana wins the Eurovision Song Contest for Ukraine. On the other side of the world, the lives of a shy, closeted gay boy and a spirited Ukrainian-Australian teenage girl are about to collide in unexpected ways...


DR SUGARLOAF

(Prod/Wri/Dir: Sarah Mallabar, Wri: Brittany McComas Prod: Noveray Media Ltd)


Veronica, a disillusioned video shop assistant exaggerates on her Dream Date profile and finds herself lured into a flirtatious online chat with the mysterious Dr. Sugarloaf. But who is he? Her romantic imagination starts working overtime...

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