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Cardiff's international LGBT short film competition
The only short film prize that allows the winner to make a new film

Iris Prize site 11th Iris Prize Festival
10-15 OCTOBER 2017
in Cardiff


2 0 1 7   A W A R D S . . .

Iris Prize: MOTHER KNOWS BEST
Feature: PROM KING, 2010
Actor: Miles Szanto (TEENAGE KICKS)
Actress: Fawzia Mirza
(SIGNATURE MOVE)
UK Short: WE LOVE MOSES
Youth Prize: LILY

2 0 1 7   P R O G R A M M E
S H O R T S . . .

ADULT (Pearce, Aus)
THE BALLAD OF ELLA PLUMMHOFF (Kronenberg, Ger)
BATCHELOR, 38 (Clarke, UK)
BEARABLE (Holloway, UK)
COCOON (Mei, Chn)
THE COLOUR OF HIS HAIR (Ashby, UK)
COLOURS (Scott, UK)
COR BLIMEY (UK)
CURMUDGEONS (DeVito, US)
THE DAM (Mcdonall, Aus)
FANNY (Tondel, Nor)
FAY PRESTO, QUEEN OF THE CLOSE UP (Aqvilin, UK)
THE FISH CURRY (Verma, Ind)
GET THE LIFE (Villazon, US)
GOODBYE MR B, HELLO MS B (Wong, Chn)
HALF A LIFE (Shogaolu, Ina)
HATTIE GOES CRUISING (Bock, US)
IF I MET A MAGICIAN (Goren, Isr)
LEROY (Morrison, UK)
LILY (Cantwell, Ire)
LITTLE POTATO (Hurley/Miller, US)
MANLY STANLEY TAKES NEW YORK (Coley, US)
MATHIAS (Stern, Aut)
THE MESS HE MADE (Puccini, US)
MOTHER KNOWS BEST (Bundsen, Swe)
THE NETTLE (Xie, Cz)
THE NEWS TODAY (Donato, US)
ODD JOB MAN (Blicher, Den)
ONE SUMMER (Oke, UK)
OUTLINES (Rogers, UK)
PAPEROCK (Rate, Isr)
PICTURE THIS (Osborne, Can)
PILLOWTALK (Cooke, UK)



POOL (Goddinho, Br)
THE RABBI (Hertz, Isr)
RINK (Hackston, UK)
SCAR TISSUE (Gera, Ned)
SISAK (Ansari, Ind)
SODOM'S CAT (Huang, Tai)
SPRING (Parmet, US)
SUNDAY MORNING COMING DOWN (Lighton, UK)
SUNUNU: THE REVOLUTION OF LOVE (Crellin, UK)
TASTE OF LOVE (Scheufler, Aut)
TOMMYTEEN18 (Fitz-Jim, Ned)
AN (UN)NATURAL BIRTH (Kingwell, UK)
WE LOVE MOSES (Edwards, UK)
WHERE WE ARE NOW (Rachel, UK)
THE WHOLE WORLD (Quintanilla, Sp)
WOLVES (Maria Balduzzi, UK)
XAVIER (Coda, It)
YELLOW (Mottershead, UK)


F E A T U R E S . . .

BEACH RATS (Hittman, US)
BODY ELECTRIC (Caetano, Br)
THE BOOK OF GABRIELLE (Gornick, UK)
IN BETWEEN (Hamoud, Isr)
PALACE OF FUN (Stocks, UK)
PROM KING, 2010 (Schaap, US)
RIFT (Thoroddsen, Ice)
SIGNATURE MOVE (Reeder, US)
* TEENAGE KICKS (Boreham, Aus)
THE WOUND (Trengove, SA)
Iris Prize site 10th Iris Prize Festival
12-16 OCTOBER 2016
in Cardiff


2 0 1 6   A W A R D S . . .

Iris Prize: BALCONY
Feature: REAL BOY
Actor: Tom Green (DOWNRIVER)
Actress: Kerry Fox (DOWNRIVER)
UK Short: BALCONY
Youth Award: SIGN: A SILENT FILM

2 0 1 6   P R O G R A M M E
S H O R T S . . .

09:55 - 11:05, INGRID EKMAN, BERGSGATAN 4B (Berglund & Vukovic, Swe)
ACCEPTANCE (Groves, UK)
AFIACH (Lewis, UK)
ARIEL (Bhardwaj, UK)
B. (Stanicke, Ger)
BALCONY (Fell-Holden, UK)
BETWEEN US (O'Cinneide, Ire)
BUDDY (Bourgonje, Ned)
THE CARER (Parker, UK)
CECIL + CARL (Leon, US)
CHOKE HOLD (Gray, Can)
CROSSROAD (Lopez, UK)
DAWN (Graf, UK)
THE DEN (Caproni, It)
A DOLL'S EYES (Wysocki, US)
G O'CLOCK (Marion, UK)
GREAT ESCAPE (Bardo, US)
HIGH HEELS ARE COMPULSORY (Cooper, UK)
HOW TO BE ALONE (Eisenstein, Isr)
I DON'T BELIEVE IN THAT (Fennell, US)
KASPAR X: IF I HAD A SOUL (Wan, Chn)
KILL PILL (Eyre-Morgan, UK)
THE LAST DAY BEFORE ZANZIBAR (Matzembacher & Reolon, Br)
LAST VESTIGES (Poulin, Can)
LETARGO (Miralles, Sp)
LIKE A BUTTERFLY (Roessel, Ger)
LITTLE BOY BLUE (Keene, Aus)
LITTLE DOLL (Dolan, Ire)
IL MANICHINO (Muro, It)
NINETEEN (Kelly, Aus)
OH-BE-JOYFUL (Jacobson, UK)
PARTING (Toulias, UK)



PINK BOY (Rockey, US)
PUSH ME (Pils, Swe)
PYOTR495 (Mawson, Can)
QUEEN'S MILE (Delaney, UK)
SAUNA THE DEAD (Frederic, UK)
SIGN: A SILENT FILM (Keenan-Bolger, US)
SOULS (Gage, UK)
SPILT MILK (Dunstan, UK)
SPOILERS (McDonall, UK)
SUBMARINE (Aidar, Br)
THE SUMMER OF ABC BURNS (Horvat, Aus)
SUNDAY LUNCH (Devaux, Fr)
TAKE YOUR PARTNERS (Rodnes, UK)
THANKS FOR DANCING (Dahlsbakken, Nor)
THE THRESHOLD (Bombarde, Ind)
TONIGHT IT'S YOU (Haxton, US)
WHEN A MAN LOVES A WOMAN (Francis, UK)
VAMONOS (Lemus, US)
YOU DESERVE EVERYTHING (Stolevski, Aus)
YU AND RACHEL (Wu, Tai)


F E A T U R E S . . .

REAL BOY (Haas, US)
ALMOST ADULTS (Rotella, Can)
BULLIED TO DEATH (Coda, It)
BEAR CITY 3 (Langway, US)
WHERE ARE YOU GOING, HABIBI? (Iben, Ger)
DOWNRIVER (Scicluna, Aus)
HORIZON (Elliott, Aus)
JUST SAY YES (Pecchioli, It)
MILES (Adolff, US)
iris Iris
Prize

Iris is the god of the rainbow — the universal symbol of sexual diversity. She is also a messenger.
P R I Z E   W I N N E R S   &   C A R D I F F   P R O D U C T I O N S
Iris Prize winners...
2007: PARIAH (Dee Rees, US)   .   .   .   .   .   .   .   .   .   .
2008: COWBOY (Till Kleinert, Ger)  .   .   .   .   .   .   .   .   .
2009: STEAM (Eldar Rapaport, US)  .   .   .   .   .   .   .   .   .
2010: THE SAMARITAN (Magnus Mork, Nor)   .   .   .   .   .   .
2011: I DON'T WANT TO GO BACK ALONE (Daniel Ribeiro, Br)
2012: THE WILDING (Grant Scicluna, Aus).   .   .   .   .   .   .
2013: GORILLA (Tim Marshall, Aus) .   .   .   .   .   .   .   .   .
2014: ALL GOD'S CREATURES (Brendon McDonall, Aus).   .   .
2015: VESSELS (Arkasha Stevenson, US)  .   .   .   .   .   .   .
2016: BALCONY (Toby Fell-Holden, UK)
2017: MOTHER KNOWS BEST (Mikael Bundsen)
Iris Prize productions...
2010: COLONIAL GODS (Dee Rees)
2011: BOYS VILLAGE (Till Kleinert)
2012: LITTLE MAN (Eldar Rapaport)
2013: BURGER (Magnus Mork)

2014: HURT'S RESCUE (Grant Scicluna)
2015: FOLLOWERS (Tim Marshall)
2016: SPOILERS (Brendon McDonall)
2016: D & DAISY (Arkasha Stevenson)
Rich Cline was on the Iris Prize Jury in 2010.
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