Schedule: 4th October

Bill Martell - Screenwriting Workshops

Various dates, times & locations

 Hollywood based screenwriter William C MArtell has an astonishing 20 screenplay credits on produced films. He joins Raindance as a juror, and presents a series of lunchtime script workshops for a fiver. Don't miss this chance to study with a professional.

Night Too Young, A

Wednesday 3 October, 20:15 | Thursday 4 October, 12:45

Two boys find themselves in a young girl’s flat with two other men and here they experience their first encounter with love and sexuality. The children lose track of time. They were expected home long ago. They drink, throw up and are intoxicated by love and “the shameless, unbridled and licentious” world in which David, Kateřina and Štěpán live.

Shorts Programme 4 Raindance 2012

Tuesday 2 October 18:15 | Thursday 4 October 13:00


Good Night, Missy

Thursday 4 October 13:15 | Saturday 6 October 20:30

Hannah and Sam are still young, they have a house, a wonderful daughter and interesting and well paid work. He is successful and the decision maker, she is a slightly hypersensitive dreamer. However, their polite and comfortable family routine starts cracking because of lies, lack of trust and jealousy...

Hidden Hand, The

Thursday 4 October 13:30 | Sunday 7 October 16:45

The Hidden Hand is a controversial award winning documentary that explores the possibility of an extraterrestrial presence here on Earth. It examines a spectrum of topics like alien abduction, human/alien hybridization, the military’s reverse-engineering of alien technology and the government cover-up of anything related to E.T. Is this a form of cultural madness, or is there really something really going on?


Monday 1 October 20:00 | Thursday 4 October 15:00

When Chhai discovers a sculpture of the Hindu Goddess of fertility in a mysterious Bombay workshop she is consumed by a corrosive obsession and driven to the brink of madness by an uncontrollable desire to have it for herself.

Grief Tourist, The

Thursday 4 October 15:15 | Saturday 6 October 15:45

A night watchman slowly begins to lose his grip on reality when he visits places of intense suffering in the life of deceased serial killer he is obsessed with. In a dangerous twist, he encounters a prostitute who threatens to unleash his darkest desires.

Culture Shock

Monday 1 October 20:30 | Thursday 4 October 15:30

Comedy-thriller in which four American college graduates take their first trip overseas where they unwittingly get mixed up in an international crime ring.

Mon Ami

Tuesday 2 October 20:45 | Thursday 4 October 15:45

Two friends try executing their 'get-rich-quick' plan by kidnapping their boss's daughter and holding her for ransom.  But when the plan falls apart, they must scramble to fix the situation and repair their friendship.


Monday 1 October 18:30 | Thursday 4 October 16:00

An obsessive compulsive social misfit brings home a living corpse (literally) and befriends him only to get into trouble with his mean landlady who has long since been looking for an excuse to throw him out.

Ok, Good

Thursday 4 October 17:30 | Sunday 7 October 12:45

Growing in desperation and riled by disrespect, an aspiring actor is driven over the edge through his attempts to be more assertive.

Philosophy Of Closed Eyes, A

Thursday 4 October 17:45

A Philosophy of Closed Eyes is a poetic journey which takes us into the Northwestern world of funerals and end-of-life experiences.


Thursday 4 October 18:00 | Saturday 6 October 15:30

A secret and illicit adoption to cover up for a man’s inability to father a child ends not in familial unity but fragmentation.

Shorts Programme 8 Raindance 2012

Thursday 4 October 18:15


Raindance Collabor8te 48-Hour Challenge

Thursday 4 October 18:30

Collabor8te and Raindance are challenging London's filmmakers to make the best 5-minute film in 48-hours.

Love Tomorrow

Thursday 4 October 20:30 | Saturday 6 October 12:30

A tentative friendship grows into something more when two dancers meet by chance on the streets of London.

Live East Die Young

Thursday 4 October 20:45

 East London, the present. Emma faints on the catwalk at a rehearsal for the London fashion week. Her best pal max, hair stylist and occasional trannie queen, is bored of playing second fiddle to Emma’s never-ending drama.


Thursday 4 October 21:00

After the murder of his father, Lautaro is sent to live with his aunt. On his runaway back home he would find many people, living and dead that would help him get safely with his family.