Director: Ludwig Shammasian & Paul Shammasian
Producers: Ludwig Shammasian & Cheyenne Conway
If we have been remiss in our life, and hurt the people we most love, is it ever too late to redress the balance? Ray, a lonely old boxer, desperately estranged from his son, records his loves, his regrets, and his greatest life lessons to a camera in an empty boxing gym. His is the desperate hope that no estrangement is permanent, and that it is never too late to say sorry.
Director: Anu Menon
Producers: Nancy Nisa Beso, Vicky Bhatia, Priti Gupta, Manish Mundra, Amir Ul Rameez
Veteran acting legend Naseeruddin Shah and rising star Kalki Koechlin (‘Margarita with a Straw’) are the charismatic stars of director Anu Menon’s drama WAITING, playing two strangers who meet in a hospital, where their respective partners lie in a coma. Their meeting sees them start to re-examine what they want to do with their lives as they deal with their grief and sadness. But while it might sound gloomy, the film is punctuated with moments of warmth and humour as they each bond with each other and learn to deal with loss.
Director & Writer: Debs Paterson
Producers: Jo Allan, Stefan Allesch-Taylor, Hannah Flint, Esther Paterson
Nazi Boots is a short film created by director Debs Paterson in response to meeting Holocaust survivor Janine Webber and hearing her story. The video is part of the Holocaust Memorial Day Trust’s #MemoryMakers project for Holocaust Memorial Day 2015.
Director & Writer: Eren Özkural
Producers: Mark Evans, Ozan Ozkural
The future. One of the last remaining cities on Earth. Abraham, a former soldier, has come out of prison for a crime he was forced to commit ten years earlier. With no way of reclaiming the idyllic life he once led, he accepts work from a mysterious benefactor named Ingram.
Director & Writer: Steven Gomez
Producers: Jim Spencer, Allan Niblo, James Richardson
Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
An elite army unit is helicoptered to a remote, off-the-grid island facility. What starts out as a simple training exercise for Captain Bukes and his tight-knit squad, descends into a terrifying battle to the death, as the marines discover the island is overrun by an enemy that transcends the human concept of evil.
The director of the film, Steven Gomez, won the Emmy Award for Graphic Design and Art Direction for Inside The Living Body in 2008. Kill Command is his feature directorial debut.
Director & Writer: Nick Love
Producers: Allan Niblo, James Richardson, Nick Love
Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
A lot of people drink, smoke, and sleep around… But rarely do they possess super powers. Meet Melvin. Melvin (Stephen Dorff), troublemaker extraordinaire living in the hurricane-battered housing projects of New Orleans, is about to lose custody of his son. He’s got little time to shape up fast. Will he succeed in cleaning up his act or will his powers ultimately be his downfall?
Director & Writer: Asim Abbasi
Producer: Ali Raza
On the cusp of puberty, a young girl who dresses up as a boy to sell roses on the streets of Karachi, Pakistan, has a chance encounter with a famous TV actress / model whom she idolises.
Director: Gary Lennon
Producer: Bob Jackson
A Doctor’s Sword (documentary) tells the remarkable story of Aidan MacCarthy, a doctor from Castletownbere West Cork, who, at 28, joined the RAF in London as the 2nd World war began. Soon after he found himself evacuated from Dunkirk and in May 1941 received the George’s Cross for rescuing the crew of a burning RAF plane which had crashed into a bomb dump on landing. He volunteered for service in Asia as Singapore fell to the Japanese, was captured in Java and survived almost 4 years of brutal captivity enduring starvation, malnutrition, forced labour, beatings and torture as a prisoner of war.
Only two kinds of people step off a cliff. Those that want to die and those that want to live. JC is a B.A.S.E. jumper, a global playboy who lives his life quite literally on the edge, pursuing man’s greatest dream – to fly. When a jump goes wrong, that dream is violently shattered. Faced with the death of his best friend, JC must confront a haunting secret from his past.
By Sound Disposition
Jack, a young man left paralysed following a recent tragedy, struggles with his predicament as he is given temporary residence in an elderly care home. Here he meets George, a widower suffering from dementia. Together they must face their losses and decide how to move on with their lives.