Other Words Austin

Announcing Nicholas Meyer Tribute Weekend

Announcing Nicholas Meyer Tribute Weekend

Other Worlds Film Festival will present famed writer/director/producer Nicholas Meyer with its “Defender of the Universe” award at the fest's sixth annual celebration of SciFi, Horror, and other-worldly filmmaking to be held December 5 - 8, 2019 in Austin, Texas.

Announcing Battlestar Galactica Retro Screening and Defender of the Universe Awardee

Announcing Battlestar Galactica Retro Screening and Defender of the Universe Awardee

Other Worlds Austin makes its first programming announcements for the Fifth Annual SciFi Film Festival (Dec 6-9, 2018). Distinguished director/producer Alan J. Levi will receive Other Worlds’ “Defender of the Universe” award and will host an exclusive 40th anniversary screening of the original theatrical pilot for BATTLESTAR GALACTICA. In addition, The NASA-inspired docuseries ARTIST DEPICTION will make its World premiere, and the SciFi Drama PRECOGNITION makes its North American premiere.

Other Worlds Austin Announces 2017 Screenplay Contest Winners

Other Worlds Austin Announces 2017 Screenplay Contest Winners

As part of its ongoing mission to encourage work in Science Fiction, Other Worlds Austin held its third annual SciFi Screenplay Contest to reward creativity in its earliest stages and encourage writers to keep working in the genre. The contest is sponsored by Save the Cat!®