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Total: 90 mins 44 secs

Postgraduate students offer up this programme of diverse stories and styles – a pseudo-documentary searching for a forgotten parent , the macho arm that flexes in the school hall gym , a black singer disillusioned with her audience, and a migrant-worker awaits his visa to a new country. 

Thursday 7th October Available for 48 hrs from 3:00pm
Wednesday 29th September 1:40pm - Light Cinema Screen 2

This Camera Is Broken

Joshua Hext
United Kingdom, 2020
6:33 mins
An ageing director uses her final film as a chance to delve into her past. Face to face with the embodiment of her younger self, the line between her present reality and the film's begins to blur.

Postgraduate
National Film & Television School

Complicated

Isak Kohaly
Israel, 2020
22:09 mins
Itamar, a chubby and depressed young man, returns to his childhood home in the suburbs following a mental breakdown. As he struggles to get better old tensions about his sexual orientation arise.

Postgraduate
Steve Tisch School of Film and Television

Water

Yuxi Wang
China, 2021
12:43 mins
Remastering old photos and DV footage, the director Yuxi Wang makes a pseudo-documentary of a young woman’s journey to find her long-lost father on an island.

Postgraduate
California Institute of the Arts

Off-White

Jesús Noa
Spain, 2019
8:48 mins
Carmen takes care of her sick terminal mother, receives the visit of her sister.

Postgraduate
University of Seville

The Flexed Arm Hang

Findlay Brown
Canada, 2020
6:23 mins
A boy attempts to get a silver medal in the most daunting of gym class challenges, the flexed arm hang.

Postgraduate
McGill University (USA)

Magnolia Bloom

Tayo Amos
United States, 2020
14:39 mins
UK Premiere
In 1950s Las Vegas, a black singer is on the verge of her big break, but she risks it all when she learns her audience won't be integrated.

Postgraduate
University of Southern California