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It's one of the most popular events in the international short film calendar, and the Glasgow Short Film Festival is now back with its second online programme, giving filmmakers a chance to showcase their work despite the Covid-19 pandemic.
We're still adding details here, so please bear with us.
The festival runs from 22 to 28 March.
View Films by Strand:
- Bangers and Mosh
- Barbed Wire Love
- Big Dog Energy
- Bill Douglas 4: Against the Grain
- Bill Douglas 5: Connection Signals
- Bill Douglas Award 10th Anniversary
- Bill Douglas Award 1: Everything We Knew
- Black Spatial Imaginaries
- EFA Shorts 1
- Family Shorts 1
- Family Shorts 2
- No New Normal: Absurdity of Labour
- No New Normal: Alt Worlds
- No New Normal: Monitored
- Scared Shortless
- Scottish Competition 1: House Of Mirrors
- Scottish Competition 3: Care to Express
- Scottish Competition 4: Under the Volcano
View previous years coverage of the Glasgow Short Film Festival festival:
GSFF Latest Reviews
Somewhere in the world there is a remote island. The sea. Lush hills. The impenetrable forest.
Set in a nature management zone, an investigation of the outdated romantic notions of wilderness and nature.
On an undercover spy mission, a trans woman disguises herself as a masculine man to lure a student activist, only to fall in love.
One night, Reine, a young loner, sees within the urban chaos a mystical oneness that seems alive, like some sort of guide.
A Nigerian toilet attendant, desperate for survival, forced to manipulate unsuspecting women for men watching from behind a two-way mirror in a Glasgow club.
Lea begins a summer job as a cashier in a large supermarket chain.
A sociological meditation on the different 'exits' that young Palestinians choose, in order to cope with life in the refugee camps.
Freshly released inmates contemplate their new-found freedom as they wait at the bus station near the jail.
After sundown, a man walks the motorway verges, gathering roadkill. An investigation of the border between life and death, and the edges of the manmade world.
In this world threatened by contamination, what is Nina’s place?
Glasgow Short Film Festival Features
Glasgow Short Film Festival News
Filming sensations Mathieu Amalric on Pierre Léon, Jeanne Balibar and the sounds and colours of Barbara
Character arc Seth A Smith on filming with a two-year-old and bringing marbling to life in The Crescent
Keeping up appearances Marcello Martinessi on cultural conservatism and filmmaking honesty in The Heiresses
A different space Kelly Macdonald on working with Marc Turtletaub on Puzzle
Out of the past Susanna Nicchiarelli on Trine Dyrholm and the costume design in Nico, 1988
The iconic man Jonathan Baker on Becoming Iconic and Inconceivable
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