Films



Breaking Ground offers young filmmakers a stage to present themselves and their work. Below you'll find the films we have programmed at one of our festivals or events so far. Please note this is not a video channel, this is a showcase of interesting films. Would you like us to take an interest in your film, please submit it.



Director: Ali Asgari
University of Roma Tre
Year of production 2014
Genre Fiction
Length 15

The Baby

Narges and her friend have just a few hours to find someone to take care of her baby for some days.



Director: Julie Bezerra Madsen
The National Film School of Denmark
Year of production 2013
Genre documentary
Length 30

Boy

Oliver is trapped in his own body. He was born a girl, but feels like a boy. Everything is wrong when he meets himself in the mirror. He hides his breasts and lowers his voice before he walks out the door. He asks: "What do you think when you see me?" The creation of a
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Director: Tommaso Pitta
National Film and Television School
Year of production 2014
Genre fiction
Length 18

How I Didn't Become a Piano Player

Ted, 9 year old, is the clumsiest boy in the world. Desperately searching for his vocation, he cannot find anything he is good at. The breakthrough arrives the day his father comes home with an old monstrous piano. Ted has the revelation: he will become the next Mozart. Based on the short story 'Every Good
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Director: Daisy Jacobs
National Film and Television School
Year of production 2014
Genre Animation
Length 8

The Bigger Picture

'You want to put her in a home; you tell her; tell her now!' hisses one brother to the other. But Mother won't go, and their own lives quickly unravel as she clings to life. Director Daisy Jacobs uses two-metre-high painted characters in full-size sets to tell the stark and darkly humorous tale of caring
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