Raindance Discovery Award Long List 2019

Tuesday, October 22, 2019

For the first time this year, BIFA and Raindance are proud to announce the long list for the Raindance Discovery Award. This award showcases innovation, uniqueness of vision and maverick filmmaking in films with budgets under £500,000.  Discover these gems for yourself below:

  • A Bump Along the Way – Shelly Love
  • Bait – Mark Jenkin
  • Children of the Snow Land – Zara Balfour, Marcus Stephenson, Mark Hakansson
  • Death of a Vlogger – Graham Hughes
  • Good Posture – Dolly Wells
  • H is for Harry – Jaime Taylor, Ed Owles
  • Here for Life – Andrea Luka Zimmerman, Adrian Jackson, James LIngwood, Michael Morris, Cressida Day
  • Hilda – Tomos Roberts, Nassim Mniai
  • Love Type D – Sasha Collington
  • Mari – Georgia Parris, Emma Duffy
  • Masters of Love – Matt Roberts
  • Muscle – Gerard Johnson, Matthew James Wilkinson, Richard Wylie, Ed Barratt
  • Pink Wall – Tom Cullen
  • Romantic Comedy – Elizabeth Sankey, Oskar Pimlott, Chiara Ventura, Jeremy Warmsley
  • The Street – Zed Nelson
  • Tucked – Finn Bruce, Jamie Patterson


The nominations will be be announced on 30 October. The BIFA ceremony and winner announcements will take place on 1 December.

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