The Shorties Shortlist 2016

What an incredible year for filmmaking! The standard of short films submitted to the LS/FF Shorties 2016  have raised the bar yet again showing what a wealth of creative talent we have here on our shorelines. Open exclusively to filmmakers from or based in the UK and Ireland The LS/FF Shorties was established in 2011 to give a global platform to homegrown creatives and it’s done just that.

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Image: Simon Cotter

Thanks to the wider surf community for supporting independent filmmaking and sharing and voting for their favourite short films. The public votes have been combined with the marks and comments from our screening panel  and we’re delighted to reveal, in no particular order, the shortlisted films being showcased on the big screen at this year’s festival:

Call ME Peg LegImage: Josh Hine

Homeground, Dir. Travis Shaw

Unorthodox, Dir. Grace Holden& Victoria Johnson-Babcock

Don’t Neglect the Balls, Dir. Martin Jackson

Ewen, The Organic Surfer, Dir. Ella Kite

Tragressive Winter, Dir. Chris Levi

Mistakes Made… Are Lessons Leant, Dir. Kev L Smith & Peter Conroy

The Joy of Surfing, Dir. Simon Cotter

Call Me Peg Leg, Dir. Josh Hine

Bittersweet, Dir. Daniel Satchell

Mar, Dir Andrew Kaineder / Noah Lane

Of Viking Minds, Dir. Chris Case

For full line up and ticket info, hit the LINK


Jo Dennison Unorthodox: Image: Victoria Johnson-Babcock