SciFi

Announcing: LAST SUNRISE, a Texas Premiere

Announcing: LAST SUNRISE, a Texas Premiere

LAST SUNRISE deftly takes on topical and timeless subjects, while spinning a compelling personal story. In the film, a future reliant on solar energy falls into chaos after the sun disappears, forcing a reclusive astronomer and his bubbly neighbor out of the city in search of light in the perpetual darkness.

Special Screening: Axcellerator (TX Premiere)

Special Screening: Axcellerator (TX Premiere)

The Texas premiere of the SciFi action comedy AXCELLERATOR takes place on Wednesday, June 26 (7:30pm) at Galaxy Highland 10 Theatre. Director David Giancola will be in attendance and will do a Q&A after the film.

OW Enters New Era

OW Enters New Era

Other Worlds Film Festival announces new branding and a new home as it enters its sixth season. Formerly Other Worlds Austin SciFi Film Festival, the new moniker reflects Other Worlds’ natural evolution as an international brand and its broad influence with smart, independent sci-fi and horror films.

Second Wave Announcement + Mary Shelley Jurors

Second Wave Announcement + Mary Shelley Jurors

Other Worlds Austin SciFi Film Festival announces a second wave of programming for Austin’s first and only SciFi film festival (Dec 6-9) at Flix Brewhouse.

Announcing: DOE, a Texas Premiere

Announcing: DOE, a Texas Premiere

Other Worlds Austin is excited to announce the Texas premiere of DOE, starring Timothy Davis, Tatyana Ali, Matthew St. Patrick, and Academy Award winner Mira Sorvino. DOE screens Wednesday, October 17 (7:30PM) at Flix Brewhouse. Director Justin Foia will be in attendance and will do a Q&A after the film.

Announcing: IT CAME FROM THE DESERT, a Texas Premiere

Announcing: IT CAME FROM THE DESERT, a Texas Premiere

Kicking off the Orbiter Year-Round Series for 2018, Other Worlds Austin SciFi Film Festival is thrilled to present the Texas premiere of the SciFi/Horror flick IT CAME FROM THE DESERT on Wednesday, May 23 (7:30pm) at Flix Brewhouse.

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!® 

Other Worlds Austin Announces 2017 Award Winners

Other Worlds Austin Announces 2017 Award Winners

Other Worlds Austin SciFi Film Festival wrapped up its successful fourth season today by announcing the 2017 winners for its Best Feature Audience Award, Best Short Audience Award (sponsored by Film Colossus), the Mary Shelley Award, the Dan O’Bannon Filmmaker Award, the Cthulhies awards, and the finalists for the Screenplay Contest.

Announcing Final Wave of Films and Defender of the Universe Award

Announcing Final Wave of Films and Defender of the Universe Award

Other Worlds Austin SciFi Film Festival has announced its final wave of programming for Austin’s first and only SciFi film festival (Dec 7-10) at Flix Brewhouse, as well as special event trivia show THE BIG QUIZ THING at OTHER WORLDS AUSTIN.  

 

The slate includes the North American premieres of TUFTLAND and RESTORATION; the Texas premiere of Closing Night Film CURVATURE; and the special retro screening of the 1979 Disney classic THE BLACK HOLE, with Defender of the Universe Awardee director Gary Nelson.

Announcing: Opening Night Film and First Wave for 4th Annual SciFi Fest

Announcing: Opening Night Film and First Wave for 4th Annual SciFi Fest

 Other Worlds Austin SciFi Film Festival has announced its first wave of programming for Austin’s first and only SciFi film festival (Dec 7-10) at Flix Brewhouse. The 2017 slate includes the Opening Night Film and Texas premiere of BEYOND SKYLINE, a concurrent sequel to the alien invasion thriller SKYLINE (2010). Writer/Director Liam O’Donnell will be in attendance and will do a Q&A after the screening.