Maple Syrup on the Side
Grumpy teenager Penny freaks out when her mum takes her on the road to sell pancake mix. She tries to sabotage the trip at first, but when her mum falls ill, Penny is forced to step up. Just as things turn for the better, Penny uncovers a devastating truth.
If I Wait
It is 1999 and wannabe photographer Maria’s life is on hold as she waits for her boyfriend to leave her. But when she meets hospice nurse Carl she realises she’s been counting the days instead of making them count.
Happy-go-lucky Semla finds out her sister, Bea, is moving away from home. Together with her new best friend, Gerry, a Scottish mouse living inside her bedroom wall, she hatches a plan to stop her sister from going.
A successful doctor loses her way when her abusive husband is arrested in Nigeria. She sacrifices everything to set him free, only to realise it was her own freedom she was after.
Waving Not Drowning
A biology teacher drowns and unbeknown to each other his wife, daughter, sister and mistress deal with their loss in different ways. As the truth about him and his death comes out, their stories overlap and their lives change forever.
Maud and I
Selfish Em is sent to stay with her blind gran while she works on an important school essay. Bored, she discovers an unfinished manuscript and gets caught up in the love story. When she realises the story is her gran’s, Em does everything she can to help her find a happy ending.
- Anniversary (2 mins)
- A Kiss (5 mins)
- After School (10 mins)
- The Last Cake (15 mins)
- Hello, Goodbye (15 mins)