Edition 2021


Public Prize Hitchcock Feature Film
LIMBO – Ben Sharrock

Public Prize Hitchcock Shortcuts
BOUND de Joe Carter


Hitchcock Best Performance
Nika McGuican & Nora-Jane Noone – WILDFIRE de Cathy Brady

Partner Prize Barrière
SWEETHEART de Marley Morrison

Hitchcock d’Or Ciné +
LIMBO de Ben Sharrock



The future of co-development between France and Great Britain organised by Écran Total – in the presence of the producer and member of the jury Jean des Forêts (Petit Film) and the produceer Bertrand Faivre (Le Bureau)

What is behind the rise of female genre filmmaking in the UK ? by Screen International – in the presence of Corinna Faith (The Power), BFI editor-in-chief Lizzie Francke and Bankside Films’ head of acquisitions and development Sophie Green

Six sections

  • To be or not to be : the universality of human tragedy and the great themes of our time
  • Land & sea : the daily struggles of men and women to defend their island traditions which, little by little, come into conflict with modern times
  • It’s teen spirit : the joys and turbulence of adolescence, sexual awakening and the family relationships that surround this period of life 
  • Quelle horreur ! : five women directors’ views on genre cinema in the spotlight
  • Irish eyes in Dinard : Britain opens its doors to the new cinema of its close and beloved neighbour, Ireland
  • Dinard rocks the Casbah : Britain: a crossroads and leader of all musical cultures, from punk to reggae to rock