Blue Christmas


  • Directors:Charlotte Wells
  • Country:United Kingdom
  • CategoryInternational Live-Action
  • Runtime:15 mins 23 secs
  • Date:August 24, 2017
  • Selection:Programme 2
  • Screening Times:

    • Aug 17 Bog Lane Theatre - 10-11am

    • Aug 18 The Library - 10-11am
  • Links: Website

Blue Christmas

On Christmas Eve, 1968, in a Scottish coastal town, a debt collector goes to work to avoid confronting his wife’s worsening psychosis at home.

Director Bio

Charlotte “Charlie” Wells is a Scottish director living in New York. Her first film, Tuesday, premiered at Encounters Short Film and Animation Festival, was nominated for two BAFTA Scotland New Talent Awards – Best Writer and Best Design (winner), and won Special Mention at Glasgow Short Film Festival. Her second film, Laps, won a Short Film Special Jury Prize for Editing at Sundance Film Festival and Special Jury Recognition for Narrative Shorts at SXSW Film Festival. Charlie’s most recent short, Blue Christmas, premiered at TIFF in September 2017.


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