2022 Best British Shorts

The Piss Witch

Fed up with the judgement of her peers and cruel comments about her body Clare finds power in rebellion.


Jason Barker


Bex Rose


Jason Barker

UK, 7 Minutes

Jason is a writer/director from the South West. His autobiographical feature documentary, A Deal with the Universe, was supported by the BFI and screened at BFI Flare in 2018. His latest short film, the BFI NETWORK-funded The Piss Witch, premieres at this year’s Festival.

In 2019 Jason co-wrote and performed in Chopsticks, a play for BBC Radio 4. He is currently in development on his debut narrative feature, Mister Uterus, with BFI, Delaval Films and Tigerlily Productions.