Running Time: 99′
Choose or lose. From a young woman’s decision between romantic love and familial duty, to one man choosing whether or not to make the ultimate sacrifice, these films reflect the decisions in life that we all must make
USA | Melissa Perez | 19 min
Ceci, 22, must choose between her romantic relationship with Grace and the demands of her religious family.
UK | Heidi Stokes | 4 min
A stranger’s decision on a train to assist a veteran of the war in Afghanistan has a profound impact.
UK | Javid Zaidov | 15 min
Antarctica, 1912. Oates, an injured and frostbitten member of Captain Scott’s expedition to the South Pole, has to decide whether to carry on or find another way to save the mission.
UK | Aoife O’Kelly | 17 min | @lulashortfilm
Poland, 1944. As the Gestapo close in on a Polish resistance officer in hiding, his pregnant wife is faced with a choice between protecting her husband or their unborn child.
UK | Rory Gibson | 12 min
Party to an assault in an anti-immigration protest, a teenage boy takes refuge with a Muslim shop owner, who must decide whether or not she will help him.
UK | Benjamin Bee | 14 min
Daniel, an orthodox Jew, hasn’t seen his estranged twin Mordechai in years. When the brothers meet for their father’s funeral, something happens that leads Daniel to make a life-altering decision.
UK | Myriam Raja | 12 min
Amongst the chaos and uncertainty of a mass refugee crisis in England, a young man must make a difficult choice when his need to survive takes precedence.
Stone on Stone
Iran | Mohsen Serajian and Marzieh Hakim | 8 min
A woman is condemned to death by her family for committing adultery. Her husband’s friend, given the task of carrying out the murder, must decide what he will do.