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Seven short films in one magnificent block. Blood is thicker than water. Family, love and loss.

SHARING – Sharing explores a mother and daughter relationship through the confines of shared custody.

BORROWED TIME – Based on a true story. Olivia has a complicated relationship with her mother who suddenly calls her to go back home. A story of loss and growth between three generations of women, this day will define Olivia for years to come.

BIRDS – When her 9-year-old daughter’s dreams of becoming a gymnast are on the line, a mother behind bars struggles to keep her whereabouts a secret. Inspired by the real experiences of a former prisoner.
Lee’s got a secret. Contrary to her youngest daughter Ray’s beliefs, Lee isn’t leading the glamourous jet-setting life of an air hostess, she’s in prison and won’t be back for a long time. When Ray qualifies for a prestigious national gymnastics competition, Lee’s desperate to get her the expensive leotard she needs to compete. But with limited means and her volatile new cell-mate Maya to contend with, Lee’s pushed to the brink.
Can she find a way to make Ray’s dreams possible while concealing the truth from her at all costs? Or is time running out for Lee’s lie?
Birds is a fast-paced, tender love story about mums, daughters and daring to dream.

BIENVENIDOS A LOS ANGELES – Inspired by true events and shot on location at LAX airport, “Bienvenidos a Los Angeles” tells the timely story of Imani, a Nigerian single-mother living in Los Angeles, who offers to help a perfect stranger reunite with her son. In doing so, Imani learns this simple act of kindness threatens to jeopardize her own path to citizenship.

BROTHER TROLL – Once upon a time in the Faroe Islands, two lone brothers struggle to save their fragile relationship after the sudden loss of their older brother.

SOMEWHERE I’VE BEEN – Mary (Sheila Reid) is the last resident of a council estate that is due to be demolished. When the news of her eviction arrives, it has tragic ramifications for everyone involved.

ROAD TRIP – A mother and daughter go on their last ever road trip together.