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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 12th Iris Prize Festival
10-15 OCTOBER 2018
in Cardiff


2 0 1 8   A W A R D S . . .

Iris Prize: THREE CENTIMETRES
Feature: 1985
UK Short: BEYOND 'THERE'S ALWAYS A BLACK ISSUE, DEAR'
Audience Award: WREN BOYS
Actor: Felix Maritaud (SAUVAGE)
Actress: Jamie Chung (1985)
Youth Prize: MRS McCUTCHEON

2 0 1 8   P R O G R A M M E
S H O R T S . . .

46 (Adesunloye, UK)
AJAY (Dhote, Ind)
BACCHUS (Planeta, Den)
BACHELOR 38 (Clarke, UK)
BEYOND 'THERE'S ALWAYS A BLACK ISSUE DEAR' (Lawrie, UK)
BLEACH (Reece, UK)
CALAMITY (de Streyker/Feyers, Bel)
CLOTHES AND BLOW (Jackson, UK)
COURTED (Bratterud, UK)
CRASHING WAVES (Gilbertson, UK)
DARIO (Kinzer/Gil, Col)
DON'T CALL ME BRO (Wenzel, Ger)
FLESHBACK: QUEER RAVING IN MANCHESTER'S TWILIGHT ZONE (Isaac-Wilson, UK)
FOR THE GOOD TIMES (Sainz, Sp)
GIRL TALK (Rose, US)
HOW I GOT TO THE MOON BY SUBWAY (Rabinowitz, US)
LADIES DAY (Taylor-Smith, UK)
LEHENGA (Syam, UK)
A LONG LINE OF GLITTER (Holmes-Elliott, UK)
LOSING SIGHT OF A LONGED PLACE (Shek/Wong, HK)
MASKS (O, US)
MICHAEL JOSEPH JASON JOHN (Hinson, US)
MRS MCCUTCHEON (Sheedy, Aus)
THE OTHER SIDE (Flores, Mex)
OUR SKIN (Queiroga, Por)
PINK PILL (Xie, Chn)
POOF (Anderson, UK)
PRE-DRINK (Lemire, Can)
PROFANE COW (Guerra, Br)
THE RED TREE (Rowley, Ire)
RICK (Horstmann, Ger)
THE SHIT! AN OPERA (Rios, US)
SLEEPOVER (Peterson, Swe)



SOMETHING ABOUT ALEX (Hellenthal, Ned)
SUPERHEROES (Petters, Ger)
TASTY (Palmer, Aus)
THE THINGS YOU THINK I'M THINKING (Lee, Can)
THERE YOU ARE (Donato, US)
THREE CENTIMETRES (Zeidan, Leb)
TWO (O'Toole, UK)
THE UNLIMITED HOUSE OF KRIP (Robson, UK)
WAR. ROOM (Hantkant, Isr)
WHEN THE WORLD CHANGED (Clark, US)
WILD BEASTS (Kvamme, Nor)
THE WORLD IS ROUND SO THAT NOBODY CAN HIDE IN THE CORNERS, REFUGE: PART 1 (Goddinho, Br)
WREN BOYS (Lighton, UK)
ZERO ONE (Neon, US)


F E A T U R E S . . .

1985 (US)
ANCHOR AND HOPE (Sp)
COLA DE MONO
DYKES, CAMERA, ACTION! (US)
EVA + CANDELA
EVENING SHADOWS
FAIRYTALE
M/M (Ger)
* JUST FRIENDS
A MOMENT IN THE REEDS (Fin)
NINA
POSTCARDS FROM LONDON (UK)
SAUVAGE (Fr)

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 Iris
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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, Swe)
2017: THREE CENTIMETRES (Lara Zeidan, Leb)
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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