SciFi Film Festival calling for Entries

SciFi Film Festival is dedicated to promoting sci fi film culture and celebrate all things science fiction, with AU$8,500 in cash prizes.

Have you made a scifi film? We are accepting submissions to the film festival of feature films, short films, music clips, documentaries, machinima and animations for a chance to gain exposure with AU$2,000 in cash prizes and awards. A selection from these submissions will be screened at our annual SciFi Film Festival. Closing date for submissions is Midnight 2 November 2014.

Writing Competition invites creative writers to submit their sci fi short story of 5000 words or less with AU$500 cash prizes and awards. The winning story is then promoted on our website and showcased to the world. Closing date for submissions is 2 November 2014.

Project SciFi film competition – This international competition offers the chance to make the SciFi film and watch it amongst peers and interested audience, on the big screen!!
Project SciFi is a 30 day competition for filmmakers, machinima makers and animators to make a 3 – 10min short film based on a randomly assigned subject and or elements.
Project SciFi begins, Friday, 3 October 2014 at 7 pm (19:00) local time in each participating city and town. It ends, on the Sunday, 2 November 2014 at 12 midnight (24:00) of that weekend local time.
SciFi Film Festival in partnership with Parramatta City Council is giving away AUD5,500 in cash prizes
The jurors will choose the best International and Australian SciFi film from which one will be awarded to the 2014 Project SciFi Best Film
Project SciFi Best Film AU$2000
Project SciFi Runner Up Film AU$1000
Categories below open to all filmmakers
Project SciFi Best Performance AU$500
Project SciFi Best Cinematographers AU$500
Project SciFi Best Special Effects AU$500
Project SciFi Best: Production Design/Art Direction AU$500
Project SciFi Best Machinima Film AU$300
Runner up Machinima Category AU$200

Visit www.scififilmfestival.com to find out more.

Please find attached the current Press Release, flyer, poster and several photos for this international event and if it is suitable and timely, we would appreciate any assistance with its promotion you might offer.

We wish to express our gratitude for having Cittaslow as a supporter of our festivals and may we see some winners from the Cittaslow network in time.

Kind regards,


Paul Payten
SciFi Film Festival | ABN 40 930 405 614
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