• Certification: 15
  • Run time: 53 minutes
  • Genre: Short Film



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Cambridge has a thriving independent filmmaking scene. Support your local filmmakers and watch this special selection of their work. Including award winners, a world premiere & a Project Trident classic! The filmmakers will be in attendance and around to chat after the screening.


Purple is Her by Jonnie Howard
An Intergalactic poacher hunts an Alien species to the brink of extinction

Abusing my Position Music Vid by James Uren & Colin Ramsay
Music Video for Abusing my Position by Dan Wilde

Friend in the Machine by Colin Ramsay, James Uren & Beth Singler
Can a robot be a true friend? How do we deal with a rapidly ageing population and fewer resources to care for our loved ones? What is companionship and can a machine be a substitute for a human companion? Second in a quadrilogy of short films exploring topical issues within the field of artificial intelligence - Friend in the Machine presents fascinating insights from academia and industry about the world of companion robots and asks what it means to be human in an age of nearly human machines.

Slo Mo Music Video by Reeta Varpama
Music Video for Slo Mo by Elma

The Astronaut by Abbie Loosemore
A young boy, absorbed in his fascination for space travel, attempts to use his knowledge to escape trouble at home.

Single to London by Ryd Cook
A young man takes a long ride aboard his literal train of thought and hopes to make a first impression before the end of the line.

The Door by Olivia Jordan
A charming and uplifting piece of personal philosophy.

Andy Needs His Milk by Carl Peck
Project Trident classic. When Xander Popplescotch discovers an injured man named Andy lying in the rubbish, he takes him under his wing. But now “Andy” needs his Milk.