Two old friends take a trip down memory lane, but they are not alone – there’s someone there who never left.
Written and directed by BAFTA nominee Nat Luurtsema. Starring Cherelle Skeete (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Hanna) and Sara Huxley (Silent Witness), with cinematography by Illuminatrix DOP Martyna Knitter.
Ouzo and Blackcurrant explores a horror device with mobile phones to deliver scares in a new and original way. The script for Ouzo and Blackcurrant was a finalist in FrightFest 2019’s Fresh Blood award. The film was Executive Produced by Genera Films, who awarded it money via the Genera short film fund.
Successful businessman and golden boy, Jack Wells, is unscrupulous, immoral and will stop at nothing to get what he wants. Along the way he has made many enemies – and today they’re out for revenge!
A surreal drama set on Christmas Day. Sebastian spends this festive season in the hospital after being involved in a car accident. He tortures his mind and soul by reliving the moments that led him down the path of self-destruction to the present moment. Sebastian ventures on a psychedelic journey to seek redemption by entering the world of his subconscious, reliving his memories within his dreams in order to find a way to forgive himself for the mistakes he made and move on.
Since the end of the Korean War in 1953, roughly 31,000 North Koreans have defected from their home country to South Korea. In 2018, photographer Tim Franco began shooting a series of large format portraits using an unusual technique for a book detailing some of their experiences.
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The Empire State Ride is 500+ miles of cycling from New York City to Niagara Falls. Hear two cyclists amazing stories about pushing themselves to the limit in the name of honoring those they’ve lost to cancer.
Teenager Amy lives in a small suburb with over protective mum Penny, Dad Dan and younger sister Sophia.
When Amy begins receiving online messages from a cute looking boy ‘Olly’ showering her with compliments, she devises a plan to meet up with him, telling Penny she’s at a friends house. Penny who often checks Amys social media, discovers Ollys inappropriate messages. But when she attempts to contact Amy things take a dramatic course before she eventually intercepts the meeting. Penny is shocked at her daughters naivety. And Amy is angrier than ever that her mum doesn’t trust her.
Penny reports the online account to the authorities but they refuse to get involved. She feels helpless as Ollys messages become more intense so she takes over Amy’s social media. She’s in a desperate situation and with no support from the police her and Dan decide to deal with the situation as a family themselves. Posing as Amy, Penny arranges to meet Olly. But who do they find when they arrive at the meeting point? Who’s been messaging Amy? And is it Just a boy?
‘It’s just a boy’ is based on true events and is intended to spread awareness of the risks of children and teenagers communicating with strangers on social media.