Ffilm Cymru Wales: Create Your Calling Card

Welcoming a dynamic array of organisations from across the UK, our Special Showcase Screenings provide audiences with an opportunity to view some of the best and brightest works being produced by emerging filmmakers.

BFI NET.WORK Wales’ short film scheme Beacons supports Welsh writers, directors and producers to create cinematic “calling cards” and establish their feature film credentials. Following the screening of six of the new Beacons shorts, find out what funding and support is available from Ffilm Cymru Wales and hear filmmakers discuss their work, from the initial thematic ideas to the overall production.

Featured films include James Cookson’s Panic (2016), Jimmy Hay’s Zero Sum (2016) and Catheine Linstrum’s Things that Fall from the Sky (2016), and range from the dramatic to the everyday,

Find out more about the screenings in the official programme available now: www.aestheti.cc/2016-programme

1. Still from Catheine Linstrum’s Things that Fall from the Sky (2016). Courtesy of the filmmaker.