ASFF 2011 Film Library

The first edition of the festival, 2011 marked the start of an exciting journey. With 15 venues, 150 films and four days of screenings, ASFF launched a unique platform for talent development, introducing audiences to the best in new, independent film from across the world.



Dir. Sara Pocock
A girl gets off at the wrong bus stop and finds herself alone in unfamiliar surroundings.

Dr Knowgood: Lion’s Pride

Dir. Arnold Zwanenburg
A lion has lost his mighty voice.

Hasan Everywhere

Dir. Andrew Kavanagh
A brief but passionate friendship between an Israeli writer and a Palestinian artist.

Artists’ Film

Egg & Fag

Dir. Rose Hendry
The surroundings of a woman are slowly revealed.


Dir. Michael Barwise
An exploration of life beside a peace wall in Northern Ireland.


Alec: Urban Nomad

Dir. Octavia Hartland
Alec, 21, has built himself a microhouse out of plywood.


Dir. Tara Mahoney
Canadian National Chief seeks public recognition from Pope Benedict XVI for damages.

Welcome to Romford

Dir. Simon Smith
On a Friday night, the drivers of A1 Taxis get all sorts of people in the back of their cabs.


An Artificial Light

Dir. Tim Courtney
Jonathan buries the memories of Isobel in the snow.

Based on a True Story

Dir. Kerem Keskin
Salih believes a movie is reality and tries to convince his friends to find the money.

Happy Clapper

Dir. Tom Marshall
A wannabe gangster living alone in a caravan gets a visit from a born again Christian.

Lessons From A Stranger

Dir. Mahmut Akay
A man learns a valuable lesson from a stranger.

Out of Darkness

Dir. Nikki Roberts
Anguished over the death of her baby, a teen is sent on a journey for redemption.

Top of the Range

Dir. Ruth Paxton
Greer’s weird. Everyone in the village thinks so.


Building Blocks

Dir. Neil K Kempsell
A time-lapse visual exploration and soundscape of an office block construction.

The Death of Johnny Forceps

Dir. Timothy David Orme
The life and death of a man who could be Johnny Forceps.

War Dance

Dir. Ed Edwards
The music starts and the soldiers dance to the death.

Music Video

Distant Street Lights – Codes In The Clouds

Dir. Shaun Hughes / Tim Courtney

DJ Rkod: The Deep

Dir. Sean Pruen

Jay Haze: Mama Coca (SIS Remix)

Dir. Roman Tönjes & Lukas Loss

Merak – Delete Me

Dir. Lukas Vojir

SADISTIK – Searching for Some Beautiful

Dir. Bryan Campbell

The Sun (feat. Nili) – Villeneuve

Dir. Duriez Jeremie


(Sudd) Out of Erasers

Dir. Erik Rosenlund
As the world transforms, you’re the last one to find out..

Man Made

Dir. Fern Berresford
Two men strike a deal that is revealed to be something altogether more sinister.

Some Static Started

Dir. Ben Briand
Three people and the mysterious dream that brings them all together.