Wimbledon International Short Film Festival

Best London Filmmaker Nominees

20.09.18 | WISFF 2018

Best London Filmmaker Nominees

 As always the Best London Filmmaker award is highly competitive and we have seven films vying for the honour.

The Hungry Games

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The Hungry Games is a satirical social observational comedy about the ridiculous (and often competitive!) body conforming pressures put on young women today. 

Directors – Jessica Ellerby & Sam Swainsbury
Writer / Producer – Jessica Ellerby

Lady M

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Hell hath no fury like an older woman scorned
An ageing actress summons the spirit of Lady Macbeth in order to win the part in an upcoming production. 

Director – Tammy Riley Smith
Writer – Melissa Knatchbull
Producer – Karen Newman

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Sketch

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It’s an average day in an unassuming courtroom in 1979 when Anne, a courtroom illustrator, gets her world turned upside-down as a convict, and the love of her life, Simon, enters the room and she plunges into a world of her wildest dreams.

Writer / Director / Producer – Peter Lee Scott
Producer – Barbara Nanna

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Edek

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An 85 year old Holocaust survivor named Janine and a young American rapper named Kapoo collaborate to deliver a Hip Hop message to the youth of the world. A poignant and uniquely challenging fusion of prose, music and rap. For the first time, one of the world’s darkest stories is told in an entirely new way.

Writer / Director – Malcolm Green
Producers – Marc Cave & Sara Huxley

 

Candice

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Over the course of one fateful night in East London, thirty-something Candice learns that first impressions are not always everything.

Director – George Watson
Writer/ Producer – Alexei Slater
Producer – Dom Riley

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La Merde

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You’ll not get a second chance at a first impression.

Writer / Director / Producer – Ben Adam-Harris
Writer – Steve Jones
Producer – Kevin Lee Brown

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One Breath: A Life Without Gravity

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An immersive insight into the life of freedivers Eusebio and Christina Saenz De Santamaria as they attempt to set a new world record.

Director / Producer – Sebastian Solberg
UK

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