UK Humour

29 April 2017 – 20:00 – Flagey

If the words United and Kingdom makes you think of Brexit, big ben, or Manchester United. We disagree and answer back : humour. Animation ! Take trip to our so close yet so far neighbors in two parts: A first program dedicated to british Animation, and a second program dedicated to a humour everyone knows is very particular. So British…

An Act of Love

Edward Dick

an act of love
Country United Kingdom
Genre Fiction
2010 @en - 15' - Color
When Drew begrudgingly agrees to donate sperm to his wife's sister he hadn't reckoned on her unique methods of insemination.

The Birthday Circle

Philip Lepherd

The birthday circle
Country United Kingdom
Genre Fiction
2010 @en - 5'09'' - Color
A family member raises the sensitive issue of age and independence. Do his relatives need someone to look after them? Or will he just frustrate everyone, including himself by getting involved?

All the Pain in the World

Tommaso Pitta

all the pain in the world
Country United Kingdom
Genre Fiction
2014 @en - 12'20'' - Color
London at Christmas time: A man desperately tries to save the life of a minuscule fish, but the situation spirals out of control.

Three Women Wait For Death

Isabelle Sieb

three women wait for death
Country United Kingdom
Genre Fiction
2016 - 15'30'' - Color
Miranda and her adult daughters are crammed in a little caravan to be near their irascible Gramps in his final days. They love him but his care bills are mounting and then they discover that he’s hidden his savings and doesn’t remember where.

Edward ‘s turmoil

Kim Albright

Edward's Turmoil
Country United Kingdom
Genre Fiction
2009 @en - 10' - Color
Grandpa, a foul-mouthed old curmudgeon is stuck spending the day with Edward, his neurotic, bible-loving grandson. When grandpa accidentally says the F-word, he discovers something peculiar about Edward. His ‘pansy of a grandson’ is tormented by swear words.

I love Luci

Colin Kennedy

I Love Luci
Country Denmark, United Kingdom
Genre Fiction
2009 @en - 12'30'' - Color
A comedy of missing teeth, unrequited love and one dog's potential to shape the fortunes of a couple destined never to be together.

The fly

Olly Williams

Country United Kingdom
Genre Fiction
2014 @en - 6'29'' - Color
An uptight getaway driver waiting outside a bank robbery has three nerve shredding minutes to get through before his crew returns. All he has to do is focus.

The Voorman Problem

Mark Gill

Country United Kingdom
Genre Fiction
2011 @en - 12'29'' - Color
Doctor Williams is called in to examine the enigmatic Mr Voorman, a prisoner with a peculiar affliction: he believes he is a god.