The Colchester Film Festival is a leading international film festival based in Colchester, Essex, UK. Every year, the festival has receiving good number of entries from filmmakers across the world, the jury Line up finest films for premiering in categories, including European, World and UK premiers. Some of their selected films selected at the Oscars and also got BAFTA nominations. The festival goes on every year October second week at Colchester.
Here is the refined list of best films premiered at Colchester Film festival
The Big Picture (2014)
Director: Daisy Jacobs
The Short Film ‘The Big Picture’ is an academy award nominated Animation short film produced by Chris Hees. It has received the academy award nomination for best short animation, also it won the BAFTA award at the 68th British Academy Film Awards . The film tells a story of two sons who are ambivalent about taking care of their aged mother.
The Big Picture- Trailer
Democracy Short Film (2013)
Director: Borja Cobeaga
This is a Spanish fiction film tells a story of a boss lead a big company who implementing a cunning way to motivate his employees. At 2014 Colchester Film festival, the film received two awards for editing by Borga Cobeaga and best screenplay by Alberto Gonzalez.
Democracy Short Film Trailer
The voorman problem (2013)
Director: Mark Gill
It is a British short film produced by Honlodge Productions in association with Pipedream Pictures (UK). The Film explores a story of a psychiatrist, appointed by the Governor for treating the prisoners. The film picked as best film in 2013 Colchester Film Festival, also it nominated for BAFTA and academy awards.
The voorman problem Trailer
Charlie Says (2014)
Director – Lewis Arnold
From the National Film and Television School graduate to 1st grade music director and finally gowned as filmmaker through this film ‘Charlie Says’. The film tells a story of a young boy Charlie, tells a simple lie in order to catch the attentions of his sister and her friends.. This 24 M video’s full version uploaded to Lewi’s Vimeo channel. Here it is, watch free
Good Night (2013)
Director: Muriel d’Ansembourg
The film ‘Good Night’ is come out from UK production, which telling a story of two girl’s (Rachel and Chloe) friendship, love and sexism. Apart the Colchester and BAFTA, the film selected in many other leading film festivals. A long list about the film festival premiered details published on their official web page.