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FILM AT KENT “I’m very fortunate to now be in a position wheremy job is also my hobby. Imake a living from going on adventures and making films, and I owe it to my time at the University of Kent.” Leon McCarron Since graduating, Leon has embarked on extreme filmmaking adventures across the globe and premiered his feature length film ‘Into the Empty Quarter’ in 2013. Follow in his footsteps and study at one of the UK’s leading film departments. Combine practical and theoretical approaches to film with options to study abroad or spend a year on placement. For more information see www.kent.ac.uk/arts/film 01227 768896 admissions@kent.ac.uk www.kent.ac.uk/arts/film OUT NOW BFI.ORG.UK/HOTELSALVATION MY LONELINESS IS KILLING ME In this second decade of the 21st century, we are more globally connected than at any other time in history. Perhaps this means we’re also more alone. Existential crisis and dread features in these short films that dare to ask questions about our place in the world. Philip Ilson LAWS OF THE GAME Dir Aegina Brahim. Suriname-UK 2016. 18min The epic story of a Surinamese female referee fi ghting for her place in the world of men’s football. JOY IN PEOPLE Dir Oscar Hudson. UK 2016. 15min Where there’s people, there’s joy. Where there’s more people, there’s more joy. A short fi lm about happiness, nations and massive football crowds. MARTIN CRIES MARTIN PLEURE Dir Jonathan Vinel. France 2017. 16min Imagine you wake up one day and all your friends have disappeared. The friends that should be there are gone. You look everywhere, but cannot fi nd them. SIX GOD ALPHABET PETER Dir Peter Millard. UK 2016. 6min Please wake up, Peter. Please wake up. You need to learn your alphabet now, Peter. -everyman Dir John Angus Stewart. Australia 2017. 4min A man, drunk and desperate, searches for a connection. A fi eld recording, dramatised. SALT & SAUCE Dir Alia Ghafar. UK 2017. 11min A fi lm about battered sausages and trying to fi gure out what the hell you’re doing with your life. NOT REQUIRED BACK Dir Peter Marsden. UK 2017. 6min A portrait of a recently redundant contractor in the declining Scottish oil industry. HAVE HEART Dir Will Anderson. UK 2017. 12min A looping GIF has an existential crisis. THE DOOR KIVAAD Dir Anisa Mukerjea Ganguli. India 2016. 16min Shutting the world out, if just for a few moments, is not a privilege all enjoy. Minu decides she deserves to get a few moments alone. Total running time 104min MARTIN CRIES -everyman SALT & SAUCE SUN 8 MON 9 15:30 VUE5 20:50 NFT2


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