In this screening:
Samuel Dore, UK • 10 mins 41 secs
A grieving family discovers an unusual way to connect with an autistic child.
Helen Simmons, UK • 13 mins 51 secs
Jen’s past catches up with her when she takes her autistic son to a birthday party in her home town.
Alfie Stewart, UK • 7 mins 24 secs
Ash escapes from a juvenile detention centre and journeys through the marshes to rescue his older brother from their abusive, alcoholic father.
Lucy McNulty, Emma Pollard, Canada • 14 mins
When Sam splits up with her partner she moves back into her childhood home with her mother and neurodivergent brother.
Simon Smith, UK • 19 mins
Explore the relationship between a mother and her autistic daughter, and their fascination with the starling murmurations.
Stones and Dust
Daniel McGowan, UK • 22 mins 46 secs
Carys visits her brother and dying father in Wales, as he tries to make amends for years of neglect.