Schedule: 2nd October

Heaven + Earth + Joe Davis

Saturday 01 October 18:30 | Sunday 02 October 10:00

A portrait of a man who sends vaginal contractions into space to communicate with aliens to save the human race. This is not fiction.


Saturday 01 October 18:45 | Sunday 02 October 10:15

On holiday in the english countryside, two young couples uncover an ancient evil. Without each other, they will not survive.

Festival Backstage Tour

Sunday 02 October 12 Noon

 Join Raindance founder Elliot Grove on a whirlwind tour about how film festivals work.


Sunday 02 October 12:00

In February 2003, an underground blogger arrives in London to campaign against UN Sanctions on Iraq. Falling in love is not part of the plan.


Sunday 02 October 14:15

Victim is a vibrant and authentic picture of the consequences of crime, and how one young person will finally escape from this dangerous trap.

The Fifth Commandment

Sunday 02 October 14:15

Victor, a lonely schizophrenic young man, becomes a serial killer in Mexico City, after being sexually abused by a priest in his hometown when he was a child. While the police try to track him down, he struggles between proceeding with his crimes, justified by a bizarre interpretation of Catholicism, or to confront his past.


Sunday 02 October 14:30

A girl was raped at 15, and gave birth to her daughter. 17 years later, mother, daughter, and grandfather live a meagre life together in their van.

Children of the Green Dragon

Sunday 02 October 16:15

A struggling real estate agent is selling a warehouse guarded by a Chinese immigrant, Wu. The two men form an unlikely friendship which gets complicated at the arrival of a pizza delivery woman...

Shorts Programme 8 | Urban Tales

Sunday 2 October 16:30

Screening: Teardrop : 15' Money Dog : 15' Yo All My Friends : 29' Myra : 14' Block : 12' Strung Love : 21'   Screening: Arithmetic : 14' Any Little Thing : 12' The Muskrat Boy : 11' Offspring : 14' Guided Tour : 25' Bro : 18'

Gabi on the Roof in July

Sunday 02 October 16:45

A portrait of young New York and the misguided hopefuls who can't afford to live there but do anyway. Gabi on the Roof in July is an ensemble comedy about ex-girlfriends, sibling rivalry and whipped cream set in a city that's constantly in flux.

Tilva Rosh

Sunday 02 October 18:15 | Tuesday 04 October 12 Noon

Toda and Stefan are skaters who shoot "Jackass-life" videos. In a strange relationship of friendship and rivality, they try to impress a girl they both like.

How To Start A Revolution

Saturday 01 October 18:45 | Sunday 02 October 14:00

How To Start A Revolution is the remarkable untold story of Nobel Peace Prize nominee Gene Sharp, the world's leading expert on non-violent revolution.

Angel Express

Sunday 02 October 19:00

Angel Express - Director's Cut is a film about people restlessly seeking the ultimate experience. Set in late nineties Berlin, it shows images of radical change.

Black Pond

Sunday 02 October 21:00 | Monday 03 October 13:45

An ordinary family are accused of murder when a stranger dies at their dinner table. Stars BAFTA winner Chris Langham and award-winning comic Simon Amstell.

Mother of Rock - Lillian Roxon

Sunday 02 October 21:15

Lillian Roxon shines a light into the decadent world of Max’s Kansas City, a tiny underground club in New York, and Lillian Roxon’s place in documenting the emerging rock revolution as it rolled over the US in the 1960s and early 1970s.