OXIFF: For Grace plus short films
DIRECTED BY SEBASTIAN ARMESTO
Starring – Jacob Casselden and Sophie Roberts.
79 mins Documentary/ Mocumentary
Ben was adopted. All his life, he's avoided tracing his roots. Now he's a father himself, to a baby girl. And he's going to find his biological parents for her. Ben travels the length of a country to find a truer meaning of his life in a journey told in a documentary styled narrative.
Go see if you liked THE OFFICE and or CATFISH
DIRECTED BY TAMZIN MERCHANT
19 mins UK SHORT Drama
Starring - Matthew Lewis (Harry Potter, Ripper Street), Maggie Steed (Florence Foster Jenkins), Rakhee Thakrar (Eastenders) and James Smith (The Thick of it).
A former actress who has moved into a carehome after the death of her husband struggles to remember day-to-day things and can't even recognize her son, but can remember every word of her most famous role: Shakespeare’s Juliet.
LITTLE PARTY QUEEN (BAND: NEXT IS BEST)
DIRECTED BY ETIENNE FU-LE SAULNIER
3 mins MUSIC VIDEO
In a world of glitter and skin-tight Lycra, will Travis regain his honour during this final and reckless Chinese Finger Wrestling duel against Hogan, his sworn enemy?
DIRECTED BY RUSSELL HAIGH
4 mins UK SHORT – Animation
Somewhere on a distant ocean, two pirates, Redbeard and Bluebeard, share a bottle of rum, as well as the spoils from their latest haul of booty. A cheerful truce exists between the two men as they divide all the plunder exactly in half… that is until the cabin boy lifts the lid on an unusually long casket.
Club and Group screenings
|Sun 7th May||19.15||Oxford International Film Festival.|