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.

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Green Thoughts
Green Thoughts
Somewhere in the world there is a remote island. The sea. Lush hills. The impenetrable forest.
Sudden Death
Sudden Death
Set in a nature management zone, an investigation of the outdated romantic notions of wilderness and nature.
Red Aninsri; Or, Tiptoeing On The Still Trembling Berlin Wall
Red Aninsri; Or, Tiptoeing On The Still Trembling Berlin Wall
On an undercover spy mission, a trans woman disguises herself as a masculine man to lure a student activist, only to fall in love.
Genius Loci
Genius Loci
One night, Reine, a young loner, sees within the urban chaos a mystical oneness that seems alive, like some sort of guide.
Expensive Shit
Expensive Shit
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.
Store Policy
Store Policy
Lea begins a summer job as a cashier in a large supermarket chain.
3 Logical Exits
3 Logical Exits
A sociological meditation on the different 'exits' that young Palestinians choose, in order to cope with life in the refugee camps.
Huntsville Station
Huntsville Station
Freshly released inmates contemplate their new-found freedom as they wait at the bus station near the jail.
Liminality And Communitas
Liminality And Communitas
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.
Strange Says The Angel
Strange Says The Angel
In this world threatened by contamination, what is Nina’s place?
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