Film Library 2011

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.

The Light of Life

Dir. Daihei Shibata
Life is transparent, warm and swirls randomly like a soft light, constantly changing.

Artists’ Film

Egg & Fag

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

The Forty Elephants

Dir. Alastair Cook
A dark trawl through threat and desire, driven by Ge?rard Rudolf’s incredible words.


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.

Be Linen Movie

Dir. Benoi?t Millot
Linen is a link between the past and the present – from the fields to the shelves; it thrives.

Flying Anne

Dir. Catherine van Campen
Anne suffers from Gilles de la Tourette syndrome.


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

River Dog

Dir. James Muir / Daniel Hunter
A look into a lone farmer’s life, and the struggle he endures.

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.

One Way of Going

Dir. Liesbeth Marit
A woman slowly says goodbye to the life she led.

The Death of Johnny Forceps

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

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.