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.
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'.
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.
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'.
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.
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.
22nd March, 2016
Marc Grey shares his bleak outlook of the monotonous, indentured servitude world of dream harvesting in short film Dreamco (Yekitza).
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
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
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.
22nd October, 2014
Ethan Shaftel takes DN through his future sci-fi short where computers are much more than lifeless machines devoid of consciousness.
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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