Why not come and celebrate with us?!
The fifteenth annual Southampton Film Week offers the very best of features and short films, a rich programme of live music and film, and inspiring artist's moving image work. It's a packed programme and offers something for most tastes and all budgets!
The festival launches with a FREE innovative performance of music and moving image from composer, pianist, and creative coder Larkhall at Turner Sims. The week continues with the SFW: Shorts Screening and Awards Ceremony and a selection of films here at MAST Mayflower Studios from Saturday 12 November to Saturday 19 November.
Sat 12 November
SFW: Shorts Screening and Awards Ceremony, 7:00pm
The best in international, regional and local film talent is screened and competes for prizes at the SFW: Shorts Screening and Awards ceremony.
Thu 17 November
Right of Way, 3:00pm
Dir. Various | UK | Archive footage & new artist film | Captioned for the hard of hearing
We’re told we all have a right to roam in the countryside – but does that apply to everyone equally?
Dir. Christopher Nolan | USA | 2hr 49m | 12 | Sci-fi/Adventure | English Subtitles | Introduced by Nolan scholar Dr Stuart Joy
A team of explorers travel through a wormhole in space attempting to ensure humanity's survival, with introduction from Dr Stuart Joy.
Fri 18 November
My Mexican Bretzel, 3:00pm
Dir. Nuria Giménez | Spain | Docu-fiction | English Subtitles
Exquisite archive footage combines with the mid 20th century diary of a socialite, as she and her husband travel the world.
Queen of Glory, 7:00pm
Dir. Nana Mensah | USA | Comedy-Drama | Captioned for the hard of hearing
A Ghanaian-American, Ivy League scientist finds her life-plans disrupted when she unexpectedly inherits a neighbourhood Christian bookstore in the Bronx.
Sat 19 November
The Secret of NIMH, 10:00am
Dir. Don Bluth | USA | Animated Adventure | English subtitles
A widowed mouse lives with her children on a farm. When her son falls ill, she sets out to seek the aid of a colony of super-intelligent rats, with whom she has a deeper link.
All the Breathes, 3:00pm
Dir. Shaunak Sen | India | Documentary | English subtitles
Against the darkening backdrop of Delhi's apocalyptic air and escalating violence, two brothers devote their lives to protect a casualty of the turbulent times: the bird known as the Black Kite.
Neptune Frost, 7:00pm
Dir. Saul Williams, Anisia Uzeyman | USA/Rwanda | Sci-Fi | English subtitles
An intersex African hacker, a coltan miner and the virtual marvel born as a result of their union, Neptune Frost is one of the most unique sci-fi films of recent years.
|SFW Shorts Screening and Awards||Approx 3 hours including an interval|
|Right of Way||1hr 30m|
|My Mexican Bretzel||1hr 13m|
|Queen of Glory||1hr 18m|
|Secret of NIMH||1hr 22m|
|All That Breathes||1hr 31m|
|Neptune Frost||1hr 45m|
No Under 2s
|SFW Shorts Screening and Awards||16+|
|Right of Way||12A|
|My Mexican Bretzel||PG|
|Queen of Glory||15|
|Secret of NIMH||U|
|All That Breathes||12A|
|Sat 12 Nov 2022||7.15pm||£7.50|
|Thu 17, Fri 18 & Sat 19 Nov 2022||
3.00pm & 7.00pm
|Sat 19 Nov 2022||10:00am||£3.00|
|Access Membership||Companion seats 75% discount at all performances|
|Groups 10+||£1.00 off.|
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