Directed by actor/director Peter Mullan (My Name Is Joe, The Magdalene Sisters), NEDS takes place in the gritty and savage world of 1970s Glasgow. On the brink of adolescence, John McGill is a bright and sensitive boy. He's eager to learn and full of promise, but with no one willing to give him a chance, young John descends into a violent life of crime. NEDS is an intense and tragic portrayal of the loss of hope. | Read MoreDrama
In 2012, chameleon American actor Kevin Spacey reunited
with his American Beauty director Sam Mendes for an Old
Vic production of Shakespeare’s epic tragedy, Richard III.
NOW goes behind the scenes with Spacey, Mendes, and their Tony-award winning cast to explore the actor’s craft and the ambitious staging of an international epic. | Read MoreDocumentary and First Time Filmmaker
NYC Weights and Measures is a simple gathering of New York City street footage. Shot with a spring-wound 16mm Bolex on, above, and below the streets of Manhattan and Brooklyn , this dreamy film explores the city's many moods, even including footage of the ticker tape parade for astronaut John Glen. | Read More
In a small Scottish town in 1974, factory workers refuse to carry out repairs on warplane engines in an act of solidarity against the violent military coup in Chile. Four years pass before the engines, left to rust in factory yard, mysteriously disappear in the middle of the night.
Screening in Shorts Program: After Words | Read MoreDocumentary