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Stories Told Differently

Three Weeks to Go: Submit Your Film. We are looking for cinema that inspires conversations. Film has the power to ignite, transform and change the world. Enter shorts, features, VR & 360 by our deadline, 31 May 2021. Be part of the 11th edition of BAFTA-Qualifying Aesthetica Film Festival.

Medicinal Secrets

Polish director Agnieszka Holland (‘Europa Europa’, ‘Mr Jones’) speaks to ASFF about ‘Charlatan’, the story of controversial Czech herbalist and healer Jan Mikolásek (Ivan Trojan).

Memory and Identity

Greek first-time writer-director Christos Nikou brings us ‘Apples’. The story of an amnesia pandemic, it follows a character who is admitted into a recovery programme to help find his identity.

One Month to Go: Submit to ASFF

We love independent film. It is at the heart of everything that we do. Screen your film at Aesthetica Film Festival 2021 – a new hybrid experience with digital and in-person events.

Fresh Canvas

Writer-director Tom Dolby brings us new drama ‘The Artist’s Wife’, starring Lena Olin as the spouse of a famous expressionist painter – played by Bruce Dern – who is sliding into dementia.

Literary Giants

Lisa Immordino Vreeland, the director of documentaries ‘Love, Cecil’ and ‘Peggy Guggenheim: Art Addict’, returns with her latest non-fiction work on Truman and Tennessee.

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