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.


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 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.

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