New Creatives supports young artists to make films and media, supported by BBC and Arts Council England. Here Voice reviews the work and talks to the artists.
In Greenlight, a man has an existential crisis whilst staring into the flashing light on his smoke alarm.
“So the big lesson for me was to stop comparing myself to my friends, or people on Instagram - and if I can’t get past it, I exit the app.”
This New Creative piece asks a seemingly simple question: What is a box?
“We have a need, as humans, to compartmentalise to a degree. We section things off in our minds in order to form a basic understanding of them.”
“I think knowledge is the most important thing and love is a key to seeking that knowledge.”
Birdcage is rough around the edges, but has a powerful message.
What would life be like if we were living through World War 3?
"I enjoyed how you could really see each performer, their faces, their bodies and the environment they were performing in. It was different to theatre."
Sound of Play creates an audio history of video games
"That's what gaming music does for many, takes us back to those happy times."
Butterflies is an autobiographical story of going through cancer and finding a voice
"Finding your voice is simply being true to yourself; really listening to yourself and expressing that truth to the world around you"
"I think it would be nice to see more grand gestures of kindness, especially in these apocalyptic times"
In Bloom tries to be profound but ultimately misses the mark.
Share this page with friends, family and colleagues by using the buttons below.