30th April 4.30pm
Shorts 6 4.30pm 83 mins
Book tickets online
Latent (Directed by Lefteris Parasyris, UK)
Latent follows a night in the life of Philip Byrne, a London-based photographer. Philip finds his next photographic subject in the face of a mysterious woman who leads him through empty streets and remote alleys. As the events unfold, his senses wander into the darker spaces of his mind, unearthing a side to himself that he never knew he had. Latent is an urban Psychological Thriller, set in the developing tray of London night.
Red (Branko Tomovic, UK)
Niklas, a surgeon who lives a life of solitude and is tormented by self hatred, performs regular illegal surgeries for the red market. He works together with Mia, a young prostitute who lures her clients in and drugs them. Niklas is looking for a way out of this dark world, but owes his life to their violent crime boss Ed, who would rather kill him then let him go.
Padlock (Ben Hyland, UK)
Matt stares at the padlocked cabinet in his bathroom. Its contents a mystery. Its power overwhelming. Its fear palpable. The only person that holds the key to the padlock is Matt’s partner, Julie. On one night, the key is turned in the lock and the truth about their relationship is unleashed.
Scum (Ben Peters, UK)
Two neighbours, one immigrant and our assumptions about both are tested on a london housing estate.
Yolk (Nedu Kay, UK)
Lady Gwendolyn invites some peculiar guests for dinner, but why are they really there? What lays beneath a laced veneer?
Stay (Andrés Gallegos, USA)
Driven to reconstitute his past, an aging man searches for his most precious memory.
The Loudest Silence (Eduardo Bertaina, Argentina)
A girl’s family has been asked to get the girl tested for hearing loss by the school. Upset, the mother takes her to the hospital and the girl is happy to get her attention. But the mother’s attitude of abandonment and irritability makes the girl face the neglect surrounding her: the loudest silence.
Tickets booked online must be collected 15mins before showtime. Cash tickets are available for 30 mins at the box office.
Over 18’s only, limited access for people with disabilities, no admittance for latecomers.
Hen & Chickens Theatre
109 St Paul’s Road
London N1 2NA