Sunday 9 October 2022 – 11:30
Certificate: DFF 15
Venue: Denbies Wine Estate Visitor Centre
Please note: We have put on an EXTRA standalone screening of Traveller at 14:00. Book using the button below.
Here are the films selected for the Adult Short Films category at the 7th Dorking Film Festival in 2022.
Director: Jake Balfour-Lynn. UK, 2021, 7 mins.
A London cab driver navigates his way through another night of kinky couples, small talk monotony and noxious fast food.
The Encounter At Boundless
Director: Adam Spinks. UK, 2021, 24 mins.
When a father takes his two children camping for the weekend to reconnect events take a dramatic turn into the unknown.
Everybody Needs Some(dead)body
Director: George Mills, Hannah Seligman. UK, 2021, 20 mins.
After a lonely housewife’s dead husband returns from the grave, she finds herself in a love triangle with her deceased spouse and her new boyfriend.
Director: Emily M Smith. UK, 2021, 9 mins.
A young girl’s life is changed forever when she meets a knowing stranger in a woodland clearing.
The Fool’s Mate
Director: Cian Llewellyn. UK, 2022, 12 mins.
Breaking up is never easy, especially when your partner is expecting a different sort of proposal. Perhaps an impromptu game of chess will bring the situation into check.
The Holiday Maker
Director: Harry Mead. UK, 2022, 7 mins.
When a woman can’t afford to go on holiday she crafts a cornucopia of her dream destinations.
Just in Case
Director: Kirsty Robinson-Ward. UK, 2021, 14 mins.
A father and daughter meet at a service station and mental health issues come to the fore in a frank discussion of living with bipolar disorder.
Director: Amy Pringle. UK, 2022, 2 mins.
When a stone suddenly grows a heart he sets off on a journey to offer it to his true love. On the way he meets other creatures that have lost or broken their own hearts.
Director: Caitlin Innes Edwards. UK, 2022, 15 mins.
A woman travelling across an uncertain land finds hope and connection with an abandoned horse as danger closes in.
The Wrong Sort of Grapes
Director: Ben Probert. UK, 2021, 10 mins.
Lots of people chipped in to help during the Coronavirus lockdowns but did we stop to consider the state of mind – or diets – of those on the receiving end!
Image from The Fool’s Mate showing Adult Short Films