Only The Wind Is Listening


Director: Emily Anderson Runtime: 12m Country of Origin: USA Genre: Drama Screening: 13-02-19 Block A: TREASURED MEMORIES 4.00-5.45PM

Against the backdrop of an isolated fishing village, two heartbroken souls navigate work, loneliness, and a brutal winter. With some of the town’s local characters, they ruminate on love and life, while winter drags on, battling the landscape and the effect it has on them. A near collision finally brings them together and sparks an unlikely love story.

The Filmmaker

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Emily Anderson hails from an English fishing village, and has spent her career telling people’s stories. She has cultivated long-standing relationships with clients such as IBM and Philips, for whom her recurring work has taken her around the world, creating powerful foreign language documentaries that profile innovation in numerous international communities. A natural storyteller, the constant in her work is a commitment to provoking genuine emotion and creating cinematic imagery to match. She was recognized as one of SHOOT magazine’s 2016 ‘New Directors to Watch’.