Derby Film Festival Presents
UK Shorts Showcase
Sunday 17th November / 12:00pm
A showcase of some of the great UK films submitted to this year’s festival.Book tickets
£9.50 standard. £7.00 concessions. Free for Derby Film Festival Passholders.
One Night Stand (Dir: Adam Hales-Walker, UK, 2019, 13 mins
A look at how a couple’s romance can blossom and die out, from the first day to its last.
Hideaway (Dir: Samuel Ash, UK, 2019, 13 mins)
This films follows William, a Deaf student, as he learns to overcome social anxiety and develop close relations with fellow students Dean and Leah.
All The Trimmings (Dir: Thomas Edwards, UK, 2019, 16 mins)
A man’s desperate pursuit to provide a Christmas dinner for his young family.
Safe Space (Dir: Ben S. Hyland, UK, 2018, 8mins)
Sarah is a key worker in a woman’s refuge. Amne is her new client. This film chronicles the relationship between the two women from the day Amne arrive until the day she must leave.
Death Knock ( Dir: Jason Croxall, UK, 2019, 6 mins)
A rookie reporter is tasked with undertaking a “death knock”, a controversial practise in which a journalist knocks on the door of a grieving family and asks for an interview.
BURN (Dir: Judson Vaughan, UK, 2017, 15 mins)
In the midst of national hysteria and incomprehensible personal tragedy, a child is born bearing the scars of other people’s sins.
To Trend On Twitter (Dir: Andy Wooding, UK, 2018, 22 mins)
A mother rises to world fame on social media for having a terminally ill son.
Irradiate (Dir: Tracey Moberly & Paul London, UK, 2018, 3 mins)
Filmed at CERN, home of the Large Hadron Collider. A visually compelling experimental short film.