2018 EARL’S COURT SHORTS

Earl’s Court Shorts Prize is for the best short film commissioned by the Film Festival itself. Every year, the Film Festival was proud to help finance a number of local film makers to make films in the area, which then compete for this prize.

Golem - Earl's Court Short Winner 2018

Golem is an eerie comedy drama recounting the misfortunes of Frank Simmons, a Historical Walking Tour Guide from the golden age of Historical Walking Tours. In a time when his customers care more about Instagram stories than the stories of the past, Frank finds himself venturing a little too close to his subject matter; the dastardly Gloucester Road Golem, and the lines between history and historian become blurred
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Memories Lost To Sleep

A woman experiences an out of body experience whilst sleeping. Her spirit curiously travels around the city in the middle of the night, receiving flashes of memories calling her back to the forest…
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The Bagmen from Dunbeath

This film is an off-beat black comedy about two bickering Scotch brothers mourning the recent death of their estranged father, but when a home invasion leaves them tied up on a sofa with bags over their heads, they’re forced to confront the elephant in the room.

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