Sci-Fi Tag Archive

Years & Years: Palo Santo

Asides, Music

9th July, 2018

Fred Rowson heralds the release Years & Years’ 'Palo Santo' with a dark tale of humankind’s future existence as entertainment playthings for androids.

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Ryan Turner Searches for a Genuine Connection in a Digital Future in Sci-Fi Comedy ‘A Date in 2025’

Live Action

3rd July, 2018

DN speaks to director Ryan Turner about creating future junk food and a snarky digital assistant for his fun sci-fi comedy short 'A Date in 2025'.

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Lado Kvataniya Conjures Up an Exquisitely Dark World Devoid of Verbal Communication in ‘Orpheus’

Music

24th April, 2018

Suffused with an arrestingly impressive visual aesthetic, Lado Kvataniya’s 'Orpheus' conjures up a dark futuristic world devoid of verbal communication.

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A Young Boy Fights Depression With Time in Jonathan Herzberg’s ‘Seven Things I’ve Learned About Time Travel’

Live Action, Premiere

2nd April, 2018

A young boy attempts to cure his mother's depression with a time machine in Jonathan Herzberg's sci-fi short 'Seven Things I've Learned About Time Travel'.

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Urban Style Meets Retro Futurism in Anthony Capristo’s Nike Spec Commercial ‘Free Your Mind’

Art & Fashion

9th February, 2018

Creating an expressive mix of retro futurism and urban style director Anthony Capristo returns to DN to discuss his sci-fi Nike spec commercial.

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Director Mackenzie Sheppard Looks to Personify Technology with Morality Tale ‘Donny the Drone’

Live Action

31st January, 2018

Mackenzie Sheppard joins us to discuss being taken hostage at gun point & the other challenges of shooting a short with a drone as the central character.

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Son Lux & Alex Cook Take the Pain Away in Dystopian Near Future Music Video ‘Slowly’

Music

24th January, 2018

Director Alex Cook returns to DN to talk about his continued collaboration with Son Lux for their mysterious, dystopic near future music video 'Slowly'.

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Transcend the Boundaries of Love & Memory in Adrien Lhommedieu’s Sci-Fi Romance ‘Lila & Valentin’

Live Action

23rd January, 2018

DN sat down with Adrien Lhommedieu to discover how he brought his ambitious metaphysical rumination on the nature of love and consciousness to screen.

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The Post-Apocalyptic Roles of Hunter & Prey Blur in Cristiano Gazzarrini’s Immersive Sci-Fi Short ‘US’

Live Action, Premiere

15th January, 2018

Cristiano Gazzarrini tells DN how a live quadraphonic sound experience led to the creation of his immersive post-apocalyptic sci-fi short 'US'.

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Device Deliver a Picture Perfect Holiday from the Future in Sci-Fi Animation Short ‘The Postcard’

Animation

1st December, 2017

A woman shares her Southeast Asia holiday adventures from the future in animated sci-fi short 'The Postcard' from creative studio Device.

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Jude Chun Pulls at the Threads of the Future in His Artfully Subtle Time Travel Short ‘The Time Agent’

Live Action

15th November, 2017

DN talks to South Korean Director Jude Chun about changing the future one argument at a time in his subtly realised time travel short 'The Time Agent'.

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Traverse the Foreboding CGI Landscape of Stef & Wyt’s Unsettling Sci-Fi Universe in ‘Ghost Culture’

Animation, Music

18th May, 2017

Stef & Wyt explain how they drew from classic sci-fi tales whilst experimenting with photo-realistic 3D animation designs for Dawn Geometry's Music Video.

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