Award of Merit – “Birdsong” (UK)

Title: Birdsong
Runtime: 4 min
Country: UK
Director: Tom Laxton
Placement: Award of Merit
Competition: December, 2021

Synopsis: Whether it be ourselves or someone we’re close to, mental illness continues to weigh us down. We need to remember there are always others around us to help pull us out and never think this a battle you need to face on your own.