Experimental films, performance, moving image directed by bold female filmmakers, curated by GiF.
Locked in 2020, locked in heartbreak, locked out of home, a girl expresses her unhealthy rumination.
A songwriter's self-directed short follows a day in the life of Gaia: a young woman whose experiences echo those of Mother Earth
Framed as a guided meditation, this comedy short pokes fun at the realities of living alone during the pandemic.
A couple attempts to tear themselves limb from limb on a late afternoon stroll before entering a fluttery dimension.
A look at the harmonious relationships amputees feel towards their prosthetics.
Life, love, long distance, identity and the pieces in between. This is a love letter to resilience and about people who choose each other no matter what.
A satirical film about modern British politics and tactics of distraction.
A teenage skateboarder in Rotterdam muses on friendship and belonging.
A young woman recalls a recent abusive relationship in this eerie experimental drama by the sea.
Director's Mum, Julie, had a list of sixty things she wanted to do before she turned 60. Top of that list: be a ‘man’ for a day…
A visual poem of self love and Black women's strength in a system that does not support them.
The binary and historical concept of gender, challenged for truths.
Alone at home, a dancer captures the many moods of lockdown isolation
A tale of lust, fate, disappointment, and a boy with a tiny hoop earring.
Forced inside, could we start an adventure in the world of ourselves instead?
New futuristic aesthetics of the African diaspora. Shown through poetry, movement, internet iconography and dazzling CGI
After growing up in foster care, a daughter forges a new relationship with her mum
Driving full speed from her relationship, a girl hits the road in her boyfriend’s car to make one final stop.
A dance with the most raw and primal human connections: nature, self and each other.
Sick of always doing what she “should” do, Bernie breaks free at the office and goes on a chaotic, jubilant journey of self-discovery
In 1977, a Deaf boy finds himself living alone in the woods with only a talking tree to keep him company
PREMIERE: A poem by the Mediterranean, a daydream of a lost lover that should have been a memory.
At a surreal dinner party, the women gathered have one thing in common: self-love and stuffed former lovers.
Marie-Astrid, a ballet dancer from Paris, narrates her life growing up as a black dancer in a white privileged art.
80s, Sci fi, and a heroine entangled in a thunderous moment of attraction with a stranger...Disco Dancing.
A primal world where Beasts reign and Nature blooms pure, humans at its mercy.
After a devastating break-up, Lance listens to instructional cassette tapes on how to heal his broken heart.
Music to brainwash and slogans to sell in an absurd game. Who is Zelffie?
Four sets of lovers in moments of passion; where only they exist, and the rest of the world becomes background noise.
A young woman tries to comprehend the layered reality of today's digital era.
Time to reassess our expectations of what is beautiful, youthful and empowering.
A young woman's wild imagination of the relationship she truly desires in 1950s Kansas.
Finding love, empathy and community in a near-future society in the grips of technological isolation.
14 young dancers evoke the urgency of our oceans' plastic pollution crisis in this environmental dance film.
We have collected a few films from lockdown busy filmmakers around the world.
A couple traverses the vivid dreams and humdrum daily life of two weeks in quarantine alone together.
A performer meets a stranger who connects with her in an otherwise unreceptive crowd
From South Africa comes a vision of a futuristic reality guided by the forces of the natural and spiritual worlds.
A self-destructive procrastinator simultaneously trying to convince herself that she can & will be productive.
After a moment of profound connection to nature, a young isolated woman copes with supernatural changes to her body and world.
In the Yucatan Peninsula, where stones hold spirits, a young boy recalls his mother's powerful last words.
A satirical look at the modern day sickness of Snapchat Dysmorphia
A video seen from the perspective of the actor when trying to break through the Film Industry
A video guide for those who have ever imagined themselves running away.
A tale of love, from initial nonchalance to desire, love and obsession.
A love letter to women who have been attacked by colorism for generations
Women Of Fire - Five female archetypes and the taboos associated with them, from witchcraft to sexuality.
Fourteen people across the world reveal their unique connection to water.
A dance piece exploring rebellion to society's boundaries, probing issues of gang culture and gender roles.
4 contemporary dance choreographers examining the transformations of Beirut through site-specific dance.
Two women collaborate and embrace their differences, creating a new hybrid culture.
A surreal fantasy, aimed to extend our perception of reality by letting us wonder over the existence of a higher being and our connection with her.
South African DJ and performance artist Queezy and their friends take their mission to improve Cape Town's acceptance of queer culture to the realms of vogue-ing.
Model & activist Munroe Bergdorf celebrates International Trans Day of Visibility and transcends the pressures of society.
A poem told through the streets of Harlem, Amyra Leon's journey from foster care to Harlem's Apollo theatre.
A mermaid takes control of the negative archetype that history has judged her by,
There is an alternative to USA women's incarceration, and it's this.
The missing bits of time we never seek to imagine, strung together by one simple coordinate.
"Sometimes I know there's something to this Dynamite thing, but what if I am a dud," one male experience performed by poet Maceo Paisley
A modern retelling of the story behind Sir Edward Coley Burne-Jones painting; King Cophetua's passage through real and virtual worlds on a mission for love.
A sci-fi noir where a woman's vital body parts become connections to natural worlds.
Channeling the Ikwerre tribe's ceremony: Oboni, dancers tempt the hypnotic state.
British-Iranian filmmaker's poetic piece inspired by a break up of her long term relationship
A motion poem for Emmett Till, Trayvon Martin and every family denied justice
Docu-animation about homogenous beauty ideals put on African woman's self image
Experimental animation inspired by hard drive prototypes.
Fictitious digital world that borrows from nature.