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30 Jan – 9 Feb 2025

Emily Vey Duke

Emily Vey Duke at IFFR

  • You Are an Amazement

    Semi-autobiographical, experimental narrative film tells the story of a woman growing up battling mental and emotional disability, but with a powerful

    • Bright Future Short
  • Here Is Everything

    A talking cat and rabbit – our spirit guides from the future – realise we’re pretty confused about a lot of things and set out to finally put us right

    • Tiger Awards Competition for Short Films
  • Dear Lorde

    Bone collector Rose, a 14-year-old girl, is looking for validation from her heroes, including comedian Louis C.K., bishop Desmond Tutu and pop star Lo

    • Bright Future
    • Bright Future Short
  • Bad Ideas for Paradise

    Funny, touching and ambitious in scope and dealing with addiction, spirituality, identity, relationship dynamics and the ongoing quest for joy.

    • Spectrum Shorts
  • Beauty Plus Pity

    A colourful video set within a lush viewing environment populated by costumed taxidermic animals. Part apologia, part call to arms.

    • Spectrum Shorts
  • Being Fucked Up

    Episodic video about doing drugs, being young and feeling inadequate. Despite this youthful nihilism, it’s engaging, humble and ultimately optimistic.

    • Spectrum Shorts
  • Lesser Apes

    Duke & Battersby propose existence is abject, farcical, and messy. An experimental narrative about a primatologist who falls in love with a bonobo.

    • Spectrum Shorts