Short Film: ANIMAL HEADS – 15min., USA, Sci-Fi/Fantasy

Eight year old RONNIE lives in a dystopian society where it’s inhabitants wear government issued animal masks to keep the peace. When a new neighbor moves in next door, their mutual curiosity for discovering true appearance is piqued despite strict surveillance and the world’s unwavering requirement to keep oneself hidden. Their childlike advances into this unknown moves them closer to danger and to discovering the true meaning of human connection.

Short Film: ARXIV/ARCHIVE, 20min., USA, Sci-Fi

ARXIV / Archive is an immersive sci-fi drama set in an alternate apocalyptic future, and the near future that brings about the world’s collapse. A traveler traverses through a desolate wasteland on a quest for the ARXIV’s cure. The story touches on aspects of technological totality, reality, human desire and the dynamic between historical traces produced by humanity, and speculative futures that emerge out of them. ARXIV/ Archive serves as a thought-provoking commentary on each individual’s role in our collective future.

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Fantasy/Sci-Fi Festival Testimonial – April 7 2020

Jorge Malpica

It was great to hear the opinion of the people who saw your film, their impressions and what they felt. Unique festival.

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HIGHLIGHTS, WINNERS & VIDEOS: MARCH 2020 SCI-FI/FANTASY FEEDBACK Film Festival

AUDIENCE AWARD WINNERS:
BEST SCI-FI FILM: ALORA
BEST THRILLER FILM: LILI SEES YOU
BEST PERFORMANCES: MY SARAH
BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY: ULYSSES
BEST SOUND & MUSIC: ANACRONTE

Theme of night: Twists of betrayal .

NOTE: Festival took place during the COVID-19 virus lockdown so all screenings were held in private.

Watch the Audience FEEDBACK Videos:

festival posterHELLO, WORLD, 11min., USA, Sci-Fi/Romance

festival posterANACRONTE, 15min., Argentina, Sci-Fi

festival posterMY SARAH, 4min., UK, Sci-Fi

festival posterALORA, 9min., USA, Sci-Fi

festival posterULYSSES, 8min., Mexico, Sci-Fi

festival posterLILI SEES YOU, 14min., Sweden, Thriller

festival posterFOOD CART, 18min., USA, Thriller

The beginning of a (temporary) new era.

See you at the festivals. Whenever that happens!

– Matthew Toffolo

LILI SEES YOU Short Film, Audience FEEDBACK from March 2020 Sci-Fi/Fantasy Festival

LILI SEES YOU, 14min., Sweden, Thriller

Directed by Eveline Grassman

A seven year old girl finds a friend in her new computer. A virtual assistant challenges her to take up more space at home. It starts as a game but soon becomes more serious.

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MY SARAH Short Film, Audience FEEDBACK from March 2020 Sci-Fi/Fantasy Festival

MY SARAH, 4min., UK, Sci-Fi

Directed by John Stokes

My Sarah depicts a single moment in time where our dependency on technology could change forever.

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FOOD CART Short Film, Audience FEEDBACK from March 2020 Sci-Fi/Fantasy Festival

FOOD CART, 18min., USA, Thriller

Directed by Lucas Longacre

Ali is a talented chef and Food Cart owner in Portland, Oregon. After falling behind on rent, a tragic accident forces Ali to make a change in his father’s recipe. He becomes an overnight sensation but finds achieving his dream of opening a restaurant means selling his soul.

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