Scottish Shorts 2016 – 13 Projects Shortlisted

 SFTN is pleased to announce the shortlisted filmmaking teams selected to go into development for the Scottish Shorts programme for new talent.

The shortlisted projects are:

  • 12 POINT KILL (Thriller)
    Writer/Director: Iain Mitchell
  • BEST SERVED COLD (Comedy)
    Writer: Hanna Lappalainen
  • CLOSE TO THE BONE (Surrealist Drama)
    Writer/Director: Kevin Pickering; Producer: Lewis Wardrop
  • CREELING (Coming of Age)
    Writer/Director: Sam Firth
  • DON’T FORGET TO PUSH ME OFF A CLIFF (Drama/Black Comedy)
    Writer/Director: Charlotte Scott-Wilson
  • DRYLAND (Drama)
    Writer/Director: Mark Rossi; Producer: Craig Mackenzie
  • INAMORATA (Drama)
    Writer/Director: Shaun Hughes; Producer: Bianca Herold
  • MY CELIA (Animation/Comedy/Horror)
    Writer: Vincent Deighan; Director: Will Adams; Technical Director: Tom Bryant; Producer: Mal Young
  • PUBLIC (Coming of Age)
    Writer/Director: Alasdair Bayne; Producer(s): Rowan Lear & Bianca Herold
  • SPINDRIFT (Animation/Fantasy)
    Writer/Director: Selina Wagner
  • THE ATKIN SISTERS (Period Drama)
    Writer: Morayo Akandé; Director: Gordon Napier; Producer: John McKay
  • THE INESCAPABLE ARRIVAL OF LAZLO PETUSHKI (Absurdist Fantasy)
    Writer/Director: Sven Werner
  • The Möbius Trip (Psychological Horror)
    Writer/Director: Simone Smith; Producer: Richard Bull

The full press release can be found here.