Mend and Make Do

About

A woman’s memories of her wartime youth come alive through everyday household objects.

Screens with

2015 Program

Year

2014

Country

United Kingdom

Runtime

9 min

Genre

Documentary/Animation

Language

English

Credits

Director

Bexie Bush

Producer

Timo Suomi

Cast (voice)

Lyn Schofield

Screenwriter

Stefan Kaday

Cinematography

Adrian Peckit

Editing

Pawel Slawek

Music

Arran Price

Sound Design

Neo Anilcar Peterson

Artist Bio

Bexie likes to explore unusual approaches when making films. She enjoys working with fabrics because it has a tangible textural quality and she aims to bring back the craft and handmade quality of film

She currently attends the National Film and Television School. Mend and Make Do has been an Official Selection at over 25 worldwide festivals, including BAFTA, Edinburgh, Annecy, and Cambridge.

MEND AND MAKE DO was named Best Short Film at the Palms Spring Short Film Festival, and was nominated for the Gold Hugo at the 2014 Chicago International Film Festival.