Examining obsessive tendencies, whether for something or someone, for good or ill. These shorts delve into a carousel of fixations, from Delia Derbyshire’s love affair with synths pioneering British electronic music, to die-hard fans meeting their 80s icons at the prison gates. We’ve Caroline Catz’s (Doc Martin) directorial debut, as well as performances from Lily Newmark (Pin Cushion) and Troy’s Joseph Mawle. 97 minutes.
Ben Hector, Jo, UK, 14 min
James Cooper, For Somebody Else, UK, 4 min
Charlie Manton, My Mother, UK, 18 min
Luna Carmoon, Nosebleed, UK, 9 min
Caroline Catz, Delia Derbyshire: The Myths and the Legendary Tapes, UK, 12 min
Paris Zarcilla, Pommel, UK, 20 min
Ben Strebel, Land's End, UK, 20 min
Please note, this programme depicts gendered violence.
For Somebody Else, Dir. James Cooper, UK, 2018, 4 mins, English