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Seven new funny, thought provoking and inventive films from both emerging
filmmakers and established artists.

Films screening at this event

Harry Kiri

Director
Jake Kuhn
Country
UK
Year
2019
Duration
6 min

Harry would do anything, even self-disembowelment, to convince Mr Cohen, his girlfriend’s father, that he can’t possibly live without his daughter. But an ancient and still widely practised Jewish ritual gives him pause. A hilariously funny – and awkwardly romantic – British short.

Granny Knows Best

Director
Stephan Nielsen
Country
UK
Year
2017
Duration
7 min

In this delightful British short, Tinder-obsessed Stephan Nielsen meets with his 92-year-old grandmother and her boyfriend to discuss love, sex and loyalty.

The Jewish Question

Director
Doug Fishbone
Country
UK
Year
2019
Duration
11 min

London-based artist Doug Fishbone explores the reality behind the myth about Jews and money. An amusing, personal and political meditation on one of the main tenets of antisemitism.

The Bris of Michael Moshe Solomon

Director
Coral Amiga
Country
UK
Year
2019
Duration
12 min

A new grandmother (Tracy Ann Oberman) and her two daughters share a moment of personal intimacy as they wait anxiously for the bris ceremony to be over in this bittersweet British short.

On the Beaches

Director
Luke Rodgers
Country
UK
Year
2019
Duration
18 min

England, 1933. After running away from home, Kitty and her brother David cheer themselves up by playing soldiers. But their game takes an unexpected turn when they discover a suspicious German hiding in a clifftop hut. The man is a Jewish refugee by the name of Albert Einstein.

Home

Director
Anita Bruvere
Country
UK
Year
2019
Duration
6 min

Over 300 years, 19 Princelet Street, Spitalfields, East London, was home to different immigrant communities: Huguenot silk merchants, Irish weavers, East European Jewish tailors. Home is an animated documentary which uses fabric to explore the shared  experiences of community, immigration, and diversity, based on the true story of one building.

The Mummy’s Curse Returns

Director
Vera Neubauer
Country
UK
Year
2019
Duration
18 min

Celebrated Czech-born British animator and filmmaker Vera Neubauer’s new film is a heady exploration of the myths our culture is based on. A highly inventive animation film for adults.

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