A man takes his children to the annual work party that holds surprises they could never have foreseen. Gasman was the last short film made by Lynne Ramsay before she directing her debut feature RATCATCHER. The film won the Cannes Jury Prize and the Scottish BAFTA in 1998. Once again Ramsay reunited with director of photography Alwin Kuchler, production designer Jane Morton and editor Lucia Zuchetti - the team with whom she has has continued to work with on her feature films RATCATCHER and MORVERN CALLER.
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About A Girl (9'52") - Brian Percival
A young girl talks candidly to camera about her life with her mum and dad and her hopes for the future. But she is hiding more than we think. Brian Percival was an established commercials director when he made his first film from a script by his wife Julie Rutterford. The film, with a standout performance from young actress Ashley Thewlis, won a multitude of awards in 2002 including the BAFTA for Best Short Film.
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Je T'aime John Wayne (9'55") - Toby McDonald
Director: Toby MacDonald
London co-stars as Paris in this film about a young man in London who lives out his dream of being French movie icon Jean Paul Belmondo. This first film from the writer Luke Ponte, director Toby MacDonald, and producer Luke Morris was a hit at film festivals around the world, was BAFTA nominated and won of European Film Award for Best Short in 2001.
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Some boy shorts also there.