Documentary & Shorts (Fiction) 1

  • Odeon
  • 24 June 2022, 4pm
  • Screening

Alcindo - The Film – (Portugal) – Documentary directed by Miguel Dores:

On June 10, 1995, under the multiple pretext of celebrating Race Day and Sporting's victory for the Portuguese Cup, a large group of Portuguese ethno-nationalists took to the streets of Bairro Alto to beat up black people they encountered along the way. . The official result was 11 victims, one of them mortal, whose tragic death on Rua Garret gives the name to the court case - the Alcindo Monteiro case. This is a documentary about a long night - a night the size of a country


The Carrier – (United Kingdom) - Short Film directed by Alex Stockley, Lewis Rees:

The Carrier is a deeply personal story about how one moment or one mistake can change your life. A two-hander between two deeply troubled men, we explore the importance of genetics, the trauma of dealing with a child's disability and how one man's pain is another's salvation.  Each character see-saws between hope and acceptance, grief and anger until the very end of their confrontation. 


Road Trip – (United Kingdom) - Short Film directed by Natalie A. Evans:

A mother and daughter go on their last ever road trip together.


The Next One – (United Kingdom) - Short Film directed by Ieuan Coombs:

Two hitchhikers from different worlds share an unforgettable connection as they wait for a ride on the side of the road.


2020 – (Italy) – Experimental film directed by Heléna Antonio:

2020 is the year in which everything  seems to have stopped.  However, Life always has different plans.


A Fallen Fruit – (Cambodia) - Short Film directed by Amit Dubey:

A cricket seller's son faces new challenges with the arrival of new members of the family.