Sci-Fi Tag Archive

Embers & Dust

Live Action

16th November, 2016

Patrick Biesemans reflects on the role meticulous planning played in the creation of his short film love letter to imagination, creativity & Orson Welles.

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Wake from the Deep Sleep of Mental Slavery in Marc Grey’s Sci-Fi Short ‘Dreamco’

Live Action

22nd March, 2016

Marc Grey shares his bleak outlook of the monotonous, indentured servitude world of dream harvesting in short film Dreamco (Yekitza).

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Liam Murphy Puts the Heart in the Sci-Fi Robot Genre in Impressive CGI Short ‘NO-A’

Animation

10th September, 2015

In Liam Murphy's award winning 'NO-A', a tenacious robot battles merciless enemies to rescue his creator. We invited Murphy to share how a 'quality over

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Facing an Uncertain Future in Winnie Cheung’s Time Travel Short ‘Dear Lucas’

Live Action

22nd April, 2015

In 'Dear Lucas' director Winnie Cheung has crafted a time travel short in which the characters, not the tech, command our attention. Cheung joins us to

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Not Just a Sci-Fi with Soul, but Sci-Fi About Soul – Stu Willis Introduces us to the World of...

Live Action

1st December, 2014

Talking souls and science-fiction with Australian director Stu Willis, as he gives us a glimpse behind-the-scenes of his 'Restoration' miniseries

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Ethan Shaftel Imagines the Many Forms of Future Consciousness in Sci-Fi Short ‘Flesh Computer’

Live Action

22nd October, 2014

Ethan Shaftel talks to DN about his future sci-fi short 'Flesh Computer' in which our computers are much more than lifeless machines and consciousness can

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War continues despite the fall of humanity in VFX Sci-fi short film ‘Крепость/Fortress’

Asides, Live Action

16th October, 2014

With a fascinating concept at its core, Russian CG enthusiast Dima Fedotof transports us to a universe where automated systems continue to fight a war which

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Unravelling the Enigmatic Science Fiction Short film ‘Mouse-X’ with Writer/Director Justin Tagg

Live Action

13th October, 2014

Listing '1984', 'Dance, Dance, Dance', 'The Matrix', 'Primer' and 'The Third Man' as just some of the works that have influenced its creation, Justin Tagg's

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Archival footage and VFX combine in the History Channel’s ‘The Great Martian War’

Live Action

9th October, 2014

On its 100th anniversary, The Great Martian War tells the story of the catastrophic events and unimaginable horrors of 1913-17, when Humankind was pitted

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Stripping Science-Fiction Down to its Essentials with ‘Burnt Grass’ Director Ray Wong

Live Action

29th September, 2014

Recently selected for Vimeo's curation of Toronto International Film Festival shorts, we speak to director Ray Wong about his science-fiction short film

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Val Keller Amps up the Science Experiment Surrealism in Sci-Fi Short ‘After Thought’

Live Action

18th July, 2014

Val Keller's short 'After Thought' transports us into a surreal world in which it's possible to receive the bill for your own funeral. Producer Reza Amidi

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Niles Heckman Explores Cybernetic Love & Loss Under the Shadow of a Space Elevator in Sci-Fi Short ‘Auroras’

Live Action

15th July, 2014

Niles Heckman's sci-fi short 'Auroras' tells the tale of cyborg love and separation played out against the grand vista of a 22nd century North Pole space

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