Encounters Festival is the UK’s leading short film and animation festival and annual meeting place for new, emerging and established filmmakers and industry professionals.
Competition was particularly fierce this year as a record twenty-three member institutions submitted films.
The winners of the NAHEMI Creative Filmmaking award and the NAHEMI Cinematography award will be announced at the festival screening.
‘Untilted Blues’ is set in 1937, Mississippi, Untitled Song tells the story of a music producer who visits Death Row in search of Blues music from a black musician. Despite their initial mistrust of one another, an unlikely relationship develops. Untitled Blues costume designer was 2013 graduate Yolanda Collins from BA (Hons) Costume with Performance Design.