Event details

A selection of the finest new UK shorts including Taubman, Kitty’s Fortune and Far. Meet the filmmakers and discuss with them the behind- the-scenes process that goes into creating and producing successful shorts. Includes discussion with Danish-Jewish actor Kim Bodnia (The Bridge) discussing his striking new short, Far.

Attending this event

Kim Bodnia

KIM BODNIA is an iconic Danish actor, best known internationally for his role in the hugely successful Scandinavian crime television series The Bridge and for playing the title role in Jon Stewart’s debut film, Rosewater. He has kindly agreed to take a seat on this year’s Best Feature Film Jury.

Films screening at this event

Taubman (Short)

Director
Ben Price
Country
UK
Year
2016
Duration
17 min

UK, the future: a man is refused a passport because of Jewish roots he didn’t know he had.

Kitty’s Fortune (Short)

Director
Adam Baroukh
Country
UK
Year
2016
Duration
12 min

Based on the true story of Holocaust survivor Kitty Hart-Moxon, now 90, this is a harrowing account of her first night in Auscwitz-Birkenau.

Far (Short)

Director
Alexander Bodin Saphir
Country
UK
Year
2015
Duration
18 min

An idyllic father and son camping trip takes a turn when the son discovers his father’s dark secret.