FUTURE GATE SCI-FI FILM FESTIVAL 2021
Future Gate Sci-fi Film Festival is a genre science fiction festival based in the Czech Republic. It´s the biggest sci-fi film event in the Eastern Europe. The festival’s aim is to boost interest in science fiction films and culture and also to present new technologies existing in or reminiscent of said films. The festival screens new genre films from all over the world, pays tribute to legendary masterpieces, and further screens accompanying documentaries, short films and series marathons.
Due to the bad situation with Covid-19 illness we have to postpone the festival. The main part will take place in Prague on September 15 –20, 2021.
CALL FOR ENTRIES
Submissions to the festival’s competition sections are officially open, the deadline being June 30, 2021. The films can be registered to the festival via the FilmFreeWay platform https://filmfreeway.com/FutureGate for free.
Future Gate Sci-fi Film Festival opens the following sections:
- International Competition, The competition of international feature-length science fiction film.
- Students Competition, This award is dedicated to young film makers till 26 years old or students from Czech and Slovak republic. The maximum running time of film in the competition is 15 minutes.
New award is dedicated to young film makers till 26 years old or students. Film must be completed in January 1st, 2020 earliest, shot in any format, and classified as science-fiction genre in their broadest sense. Only films made in the Czech and Slovak republic can be submited. The maximum running time of film in the competition is 15 minutes. Festival Jury accompanied by experienced Czech guarantor will choose 3 best films. The winner will receive the statuette and will be able to use the mention of the Future Gate Sci-fi Film Festival Student Film Jury Award for promoting purposes of the film, including the official laurel stamp graphic design provided by the Festival. Also the autors of the best 3 films will receive a budget voucher in Prague postproduction studios for their future-works.