Haunted by a past tragedy, James attempts to free himself from guilt by writing and delivering a letter of admission. Will he have the strength to see it through, or will he continue to be ruled by that which he cannot change?

Director Bio

Frank Berry is a writer-director from Yorkshire, and graduate of the Northern Film School. A strong advocate of 'Slow Cinema', Frank cites the Borderline Collective films of Antonio Campos, Sean Durkin and Josh Mond as major influences.


  • Directed by:Frank Berry
  • Written by:Frank Berry & Matthew Bates
  • Produced by:Pia Schuster & Sungjun Youn
  • Runtime:13 mins
  • Completion Date:July 31, 2018
  • Country of Origin:United Kingdom
  • Category:International Live-Action
  • Selection:In Competition - Programme 23
  • Screening Time / Venue:
    Fri 16th - St.Catherine's Church - 5-6pm
    / Sun 18th - The Library - 3-4pm
  • Links: Vimeo

Latest News

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Still Voices Film Society

  • Ronan O'Toole
  • 06 January, 2020

We are delighted to announce the launch of the Still Voices Film Society.

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Submissions for 2020 Now Open

  • Ronan O'Toole
  • 01 October, 2019

Submission call for the Still Voices Short Film Festival 2020 now open!

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Culture Night 2019

  • Ronan O'Toole
  • 09 September, 2019

Still Voices Culture Night 2019


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