Foyle Film Festival Light In Motion Competition: International Short Film Programme 3

Saturday 28 Nov 2020 - 10:30am to 6:00pm

Programme 3 duration: 1 hour 31 minutes

Please note all films in competition have yet to receive certification. Some films may contain strong language, content and scenes that may be upsetting. For viewers under the age of 18, parental discretion is advised, as programmes may not be suitable.

Face to Face

Lina doesn't mind people insulting her. But if they do, they should do it face to face.

Spain. 2020. Director: Javier Marco. Duration: 14 minutes.



A teenager awakes to discover she is the only person left on earth.

U.K. 2019. Director: Christopher Haydon. Duration: 17 minutes.


The Special One

Louis, “the special one", abandoned by his mother, unsettled by his father, has lost faith in love and tells us his   peculiar love story.

Switzerland. 2020. Director: Nico Drechsel. Duration: 8 minutes.


It Doesn’t Matter

(Not in competition)

How does growing older feel to a beautiful, famous actress? She is accustomed to being irresistible and the centre of attention.  But time is taking its toll and she realizes it. Inexorable, relentless time.

Russian Federation. 2020. Director: Revaz Gigineishvili. Duration: 10 minutes.


Liverpool Ferry

Sarah must make a journey from Belfast to Liverpool to avoid a life she does not want. A journey that is against the law.  Under cover of darkness and without the knowledge of her parents, 17 year-old Sarah and boyfriend Jules set off to catch the Liverpool Ferry.

U.K. 2020. Director: Lee Armstrong. Duration: 19 minutes.



Moments before his funeral, a father’s dark past threatens the fragile peace between two brothers.

U.K. 2020. Director: Mateo Willis. Duration: 6 minutes.


The Third Part

Sergio is dying from cancer. His doctor, Millán, wants him to achieve his final will. Helped by the rest of the medical team, they will leave embarrassment aside to make his last dream come true.

Spain. 2019. Directors: Alicia Albares, Paco Cavero. Duration: 15 minutes.