Glasgow Short Film Festival 2021

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The Mad Shagger (Country: UK; Year: 2020; Director: Ciaran Lyons)
A woman searches for a missing loved one who, unknown to her, has turned into a monster.
Opal (Country: UK; Year: 2020; Director: Kirsty McLean)
A teenage boxer tries to fill her idolised and abusive father's space in the family after his sudden passing.
Rare Creatures (Country: UK; Year: 2020; Director: Cameron Nicoll)
Is the wild coastline of Kintyre home to mysterious cat-like beasts? A few lucky individuals know exactly what they saw.
Scuzz (Country: UK; Year: 2020; Director: Alia Ghafar)
On a Saturday night in Glasgow, bassist Kim longs for an escape from the shallow scene she finds herself in.
Sudden Death (Country: UK; Year: 2020; Director: Rhona Mühlebach; Writer: Rhona Mühlebach)
Set in a nature management zone, an investigation of the outdated romantic notions of wilderness and nature.
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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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