Best Director – Xavier Guignard, “Little Thief” (UK)

Title: Little Thief
Runtime: 17 min
Country: UK
Director: Xavier Guignard
Placement: Best Director + Award of Excellence
Competition: March 31, 2017

Synopsis: What a mistake it is for a woman to wait for a man to build the world that she wants instead of creating it herself.

Global world, alternative reality, year 2017. Emma and Leo love each other but in a strictly regimented world where women represent 80% of the population, struggle for being a couple and keeping faith in love is tough.

A dark sci-fi thriller, a sensual and powerful satire/role reversal on some aspects of our societies cultures.