The Best of 2009
A selection of award winning Shorts & Animations.
Finger Trap / Julia McLean
Elderly but young at heart Wilson Brown becomes stuck in his Chinese finger trap toy whilst preparing an anniversary surprise for his wife.
Mixtape / Luke Snellin
Mixtape, captures the innocence of young love and sees a boy create a compilation tape for a girl he likes.
After Tomorrow / Emma Sullivan
Returning to the village of his estranged wife, James grows increasingly concerned when the sinister owner of his guest house refuses to let him leave. A psychological suspense with a surprising yet moving denouement.
Life of a Pigeon / Billy Campbell
Abandoned by life Eric strives to make friends with the documentary crew that will ultimately abandon him like everything that has come before.
Schizofredric / Andy Poyiadgi
Fredric has lost the fire in his belly and wants it back. After signing up for an unorthodox self-improvement program, Fredric is trapped outside of his own life, while a new improved version takes over.
Shesaid-Hewalks-Hesaid-Shewalks / Nelson Carlo de los Santos
A young woman, lost in the sea of work; weather-beaten from hours of commuting, abandoned, lonely and alone.
Jude Greenaway aka Scanone / Yellow Machines / resident audio Artist at Film Friends, will be providing audio entertainment for the evening. Jude has a long history of audio works / collaborations with Light Surgeons / United Visual Artists / Imperial Leisure / Johnny Hardstaff designing scores for various projects. Also signed to three independent Electronic labels releasing a hybrid of Dub / Electro / IDM tracks. Greenaway will be inviting various guests to play at Film Friends whom will be announced at the next event. Also in the pipeline ' Yellow Machines ' AV DVD Album to be released later this year. Stay tuned for more info....