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Neil Triffett discusses his high school comedy EMO the Musical, which screened at this year’s Edinburgh International Film Festival.

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Jack Lowden stars as Morrissey in Mark Gill’s exploration of the indie icon’s formative years in working-class Manchester.

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Toby Jones stars for his brother Rupert in this psychological thriller about a mild-mannered fortysomething with a chequered past and a fractured mind.

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A crime writer and his son – both reeling from failed relationships – reconnect on a trip to Edinburgh in this poignant Dutch comedy drama.

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Alex Lawther gives an astonishing performance as a flamboyant, “transvisionary gender obliviator” in Trudie Styler’s poignant high school dramedy.

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An emo kid in an Australian high school finds his scene cred under threat when he falls for a Christian girl in Neil Triffett’s sharp musical comedy.

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Two high school kids have a summer to remember in this charming German coming-of-age, road trip movie from acclaimed director Fatih Akin.

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Emily Beecham gives a superb, nuanced performance in Peter Mackie Burns’ low-key, London-set character study.

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Freya Mavor and Josh Whitehouse relive their relationship through their CD collection in Daniel Jerome Gill’s winning romcom.