Jay Bedwani films

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s t r e t c h (2018)

U.K.  12m15s


His whole adult life, Sebastien has lived for the thrill of the circus and wanted for little else. Now older than the rest of the troupe, he struggles to face up to the end of his career. ith no other bookings in the diary, this trip to Puglia, in the heat of the Italian summer, could be his last.


world premiere: Edinburgh International Film Festival, June 2018


Best short:

Wales Documentary Film Festival


official selection:

Rhode Island Film Festival, U.S.

Encounters International Film Festival, U.K.  

Leeds International Film Festival,

Inverness Film Festival

Sebastopol Documentary Film Festival, California

Full Frame Documentary Film Festival, NC

Sunderland Film Festival,

This Is England, Rouen, France




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