Broken Hearted Youth

Callum, Angry Face & Rage – a triptych of youth shorts planned & directed by Michael van der Put.

Callum :: Broken Hearted Youth


When his first love Joanna is killed at a local train station, average school boy Callum struggles to cope with feelings of guilt, grief and fear. Finding himself increasingly isolated and with the police starting …

Angry Face :: Broken Hearted Youth

Angry Face

A bittersweet comedy about the uncertainties of adolescence. We follow Kid over the course of a moonlit night as he attempts to reconnect with a childhood friend.

Rage :: Broken Hearted Youth


The film uses five-a-side football as a backdrop to explore the anger that can lie at the heart of political apathy.  Rage will be filmed almost entirely on location at the Deptford Lounge.

DNA :: Broken Hearted Youth


For ten nights in April 2015 Broken Hearted Youth proudly presented Dennis Kelly’s DNA at the Brockley Jack Studio Theatre in South East London. The performance was preceded by a screening of Broken Hearted Youth’s short film Callum.