FILM AT FABRICA Cinecity Open
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About The Event
Presented by Cinecity in partnership with Fabrica
Two programmes of locally-made short documentaries and dramas selected from open submissions to the festival.
MOTH ON MOUTH
DIR: DAVE STEPHENS AND MATT PAGE. 8 MINS.
An exploration of creativity and destruction scored by Jazz experimentalists
Steve Noble and Peter Brotzman.
SLOWLY, WITHIN A FRACTURED MASS
DIR: JULIA GOODLIFE. 9 MINS.
Shot during a stay at a Greek Orthodox monastery in Norway, this film questions the interaction between the physical and the non-physical, exploring the emphasis on the five senses in their ritual practices as means for experiencing God.
SUPER REIMAGINED DREAMLAND
DIR: TOM DWYER. 7 MINS.
An elderly artist reflects on the influence a historic fairground had on his life’s work and considers the importance of preserving objects and places from our past in the face of fading memories.
DIR: DANIEL KASSIM AND IDA WILSTRUP. 10 MINS.
An intimate portrait of Helen, a retired maths teacher who uses comedy as a way to process her difficult past, as she prepares for an open mic night.
TWENTY, FORTY, SIXTY
DIR: REBECCA DALE-EVERETT. 6 MINS.
Lisa Sang, a sixty-three-year-old woman, tells her story of life through dance, and dancing through life.
ISLAND OF GRIEF
DIR: RUPERT MURRELL. 7 MINS.
Following the death of his wife director Rupert Murrell and his young family explored ways of finding happiness again by making a film. The result beautifully blurs the lines between documentary and fiction.
DIR: MATT PAGE. 18 MINS.
Care home assistant Kate drifts from after-parties to therapy sessions to her day job, struggling to address and control her kleptomania.
DIR: TOM DENNY. 3 MINS.
A young man on a journey competes with time, traffic and the mundanities of everyday life, only to reach his destination too late.
DIR: JESS DADDS. 11 MINS.
A surreal and comedic journey into a kidnapping gone wrong, and two brothers who find a window to a parallel universe.
DIR: DUNCAN CHRISTIE. 14 MINS.
An emotional drama as parents visit Brighton on a misty day looking for their lost son. Their search takes them into the city’s dark and hidden underbelly.