Presents
The 3rd Annual Atlanta

SCI-FI FILM FESTIVAL

September 29 - 30, 2018

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The 3rd Annual Atlanta Sci-fi Film Festival is presented by The Multicultural Sci-fi Organization
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The following filmmakers are competing for the
2018 audience choice award for best sci-fi short film
prizes include: $1,000 cash and over $6,000 in software prizes!

Maria Wieczorek
Emily Dean
Benjamin Brown
Christopher Ortega
Chris Keller
Darion D’Anjou
Dominique Filhol
Damon Zhou
Trevor Hoover
Jesse Atlas
Michelle Garza Cervera

schedule at a glance

SATURDAY SEPT 29, 2018
Audience Choice Short Film Competition
at GA State University Cinefest Theater

2:00 PM Block 1  

1. Close-up - by Maria Wieczorek  
2. Andromeda - by Emily Dean   
3. Listening - by Benjamin Brown
4. Prototype - by Christopher  Ortega

3:00 PM - Block 2
1. The Last Dance - by Chris Keller
2. Pony - by Darion D’Anjou
3. The Nine Billion Names of God - by Dominique Filhol

3:40 PM - Block 3
1. The Mask - by Damon Zhou
2. The Last Office - by Trevor Hoover
3. Let Them Die Like Lovers- by Jesse Atlas
4. The Original - by Michelle Garza Cervera

4:40 PM - Block 4 FINALISTS
Best of the Best Finals & Judging by Audience

6:00 PM - SPECIAL FEATURE, DARK CITY - by Alex Proyas

SUNDAY SEPT 30, 2018 | 3:00PM - 5:00PM
SCI-FI WRITERS SCOPE
Georgia Tech - Bill Moore Student Success Center

3:00 - 5:00PM
Panelists:
-Author, Casey Alane
-Louis Savy - Director of the London Sci-fi Film Festival
-MCSFO

Some topics Include:
-How to find literary agents
-How under-represented voices in sci-fi can find the right agent for  your work.
-How to sell your script and pitch a project

Marketing - How to choose and create the right images to promote your movie or book.

Hosted by Georgia Tech’s School of Literature, Media and Communication

Award Ceremony

Announcing the Winners of the:
Audience Choice Award for Best Live Action Sci-fi Short

Casey Alane
Author
Casey Alane is an author of young adult fantasy and contemporary novels. She has been represented by Jim McCarthy of Dystel, Goderich, and Bourret LLC since 2017, and her books often explore the complicated and exciting lives of queer girls and the people who love them. She has a PhD in English, focusing on young adult literature and the American teenager, and is a Marion L. Brittain Postdoctoral Fellow at Georgia Institute of Technology under the name Casey Wilson.
Louis Savy
Director of Sci-fi London Film Festival
Louis is the Founder and Festival Director of SCI-FI-LONDON (the Annual International Festival of Science Fiction and Fantastic Film) which he began 16 years ago. He has organised numerous science fiction and filmmaking events and projects involving thousands of people across the UK. He has produced several award-winning shorts and features.

This year's Third Annual Atlanta SCI-FI Film Festival will take place:

Saturday Sept 29th at
GA State University's
Cinefest Theater
For the Audience Choice Short Film Competition
Enter through Student Center Bldg - 55 Gilmer Street SE, Atlanta GA 30303
(corner of Gilmer St. SE & Piedmont ave SE)
Closest Parking - M Deck Parking Lot, $7 walk across street to enter Student Center Bldg
Free parking - G Deck (corner of decatur st & Piedmont ave- Walk a block down Decatur St. to get into the bldg


Sunday Sept 30th
GEORGIA TECH INSTITUTE'S
Bill Moore Student Success Center
IN THE CLARY THEATER
OUR FIRST WRITERS PANEL - THE SCI-FI WRITERS SCOPE
GPS Add - 190 North Avenue NW, Atlanta, GA 30313
Park at the GA Tech Visitor Area 1 Lot, and
use the sky bridge to walk from parking deck to building.

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