The six projects are:
- CROWMAN (Drama)
Writer/Director: Duncan Nicoll; Producer: John Fairfield
A dark rite of passage set in a dying rural landscape where survival is a struggle and contact with the locals leads only to conflict and brutality.
- DAVE (Animation)
Writer: Chris Watson; Director(s): Chris Watson & Garry Marshall;
Producer(s): Rhona Drummond & Victoria Watson
A little boy zombie is forced into an unknown world when his home, friends and family are destroyed in a terrible storm.
- GRIMM STREET (Drama)
Writer: Emma Lennox; Director: Siri Rodnes; Producer: Jill Pryde
With the big bad wolf scratching at her door, a dying girl learns how to rewrite her fairy tale ending.
- NO PLACE LIKE HOME (Animation)
Writer/Director: Cat Bruce; Producer: Neil Jack
Under threat of imminent eviction from her countryside home, a self-reliant woman struggles to preserve her way of life.
- SPORES (Comedy/Drama)
Writer: Frances Poet; Director: Richard Poet; Producer: Martin Conaghan
A 60th birthday gathering goes horribly wrong when the hostess serves her sister and their husbands deadly wild mushrooms. Spores is a darkly comic family drama exploring the things that poison us against each other.
- THE RAT KING (Horror)
Writer: John Gibb; Director: Pavel Shepan; Producer: Bianca Herold
An anxious mother-to-be must confront a sinister presence in her new home and the growing cracks in her marriage.
The full press release can be found here.