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Scotland's premier short film festival returns for its second independent year, declaring war on boring films and seeking to challenge audience expectations. It features narratives that aim to break with convention and experiments in form that foreground the relationship between cinema and front line art. More details still to come - watch this space.
View Films by Strand:
- International Competition 2: Model Citizen
- International Competition 6: Fever Dream
- International Competition One: Under Your Spell Again
- Scottish Competition 1: Ashes to Ashes
- Scottish Competition 2: Where Are We Now?
- Scottish Competition 3: I'm Deranged
- Scottish Competition 4: Golden Years
- The Skinny Short Film Competition
View previous years coverage of the Glasgow Short Film Festival festival:
GSFF Latest Reviews
Under threat of imminent eviction from her countryside home, a self-reliant woman struggles to preserve her way of life.
A filmmaker sets out to find the grave of her estranged father.
A lone twin struggles to cope with the loss of his sibling.
A housewife and grandmother turns to drink and drugs to relieve her boredom.
An aspiring dancer develops an odd relationship with an obscene phone caller. Together they discover an impassioned interest in self-amputation.
Thirty minutes of living like a neurotic house cat.
A filmmaker tries to find the owner of a series of handwritten postcards he finds in second hand bookshop.
At 92, Isabella struggles to hold onto her memories and sense of identity.
A man finds it difficult to re-integrate into society following his release from prison.
A hallucinatory recollection of conflict between gods.
Glasgow Short Film Festival News
Casey Affleck liberated by ghosts Star talks Oscars, Rooney Mara and hiding under a sheet
In the city of the world's desire Ceyda Torun on KEDi, cats, femininity and the soul of Istanbul.
A nice cup of tea and a murder Jamie McKeller on The Book Club, legalising murder, serial killers and cake.
Completing the trip Bertrand Tavernier on Jacques Becker, Claude Sautet, Jean-Pierre Melville and his Journey Through French Cinema.
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