What if...? Shorts

What if...? Shorts

This selection of lesbian shorts will have you looking back on those choices that quite possibly changed your life. If you could go back and do things differently, would you? These filmmakers explorenelements of the big ‘What if?’ in this dazzling collection of films. These shorts will make you remember those you’ve let go, laugh away those painfully regretful encounters and, above all, remind you to love yourself.


Pool (also screeing as part of Seniors Shorts)

Directed by Leandro Goddinho | 30 mins

On a quest to understand her grandmother's past, Claudia meets Marlene, an old woman who's created an homage to her memories inside an empty pool.


Away From Me

Driected by Francesca Fowler, Duncan Roe | 18 mins

Away From Me is about what love does when backed into a corner. Torn between the love for her girlfriend and the need to start again, Abi is forced to make the hardest decision of her life.


Waffles (also screening as part of Hello & Goodbye Shorts)

Directed by Foster Wilson | 4 mins

A young, gay millennial discovers she's slept with the enemy and has to choose between swallowing her pride and standing by her principles.


Apart From Everything

Directed by Ben Lewis | 19 mins

After a two-year absence and a recent stint in rehab, Fran (Emmy-winner Tatiana Maslany, Orphan Black) returns to face the emotional fallout of her disappearance and make amends with the girlfriend and the brother she left behind.



Directed by Kai Stänicke | 15 mins 

Torn between a cold relationship with K. and her feelings for another woman, shy and insecure B. is heading for a disaster. For too long she has suppressed her desire and lived a lie. But is it really too late for B. to follow her heart?


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Screens with: Apart From Everything, Away From Me, B., Pool, Waffles
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Unclassified 15+
Runtime: 86 mins
Language: English, German with English subtitles, Portuguese with English subtitles
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