12 Oct 2012 - 14 Oct 2012
Non-Swimmers at the 56th BFI London Film Festival
Short film by Jakub Smid Non-swimmers is part of a short film programme called In Limbo at the 56th BFI London Film Festival. The film is about Wendy, who finds herself spending the summer holidays in an abandoned holiday resort, where her grandmother is the caretaker. She hooks up with a local gang, drinking and killing time in the empty pool.
Director Jakub Šmíd
Czech Republic 2011
Other films in this programme:
The Outback Motel
Director Laura Smith
A young drifter finds a mysterious connection within the deserted landscape of the Australian outback.
Director Geoff Bellhouse
Jaco has to make space so his family around him can breathe.
Director Stéphane Demoustier
Nine-year-old Matteo dreams of seeing a soccer game with his favourite team. But on arriving at the stadium, the ticket prices are out of his father’s league.
Director Cathy Brady
A distraught woman doesn’t want to be disturbed, but the front doorbell keeps ringing and the caller won’t leave until she answers.
Director David Aronowitsch
Daoud is a ‘dublin’ case. As a refugee from civil war, he has no influence over his future. He is in the hands of a quiet and oppressive system controlling his life.
Total running time 107 mins
Oct 12 2012, 2012 6:15 PM, on sale from 24/9, 9.30am
BFI Southbank, NFT2
Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 8XT
Oct 14 2012, 2012 1:15 PM, on sale from 24/9, 9.30am
Hackney Picturehouse, Screen 1
270 Mare Street, London E8 1HE
BFI Sousthbank, NFT2 & Hackney Picturehouse
From: 12 Oct 2012
To: 14 Oct 2012