Crowdfund The Release Of The Best Scifi Film You Haven't Seen

One of our favorite unsung science fiction movies is finally getting a digital release, and you can help make it a success. You can also help fund a film based on HP Lovecraft's Dream Cycle stories, a collaborative storytelling game, and anthology of science fiction stories about ladies and their bikes. » 4/25/14 4:40pm 4/25/14 4:40pm

Cyberpunk South Of The Border: io9 Meets Sleep Dealer's Alex Rivera

The next step for cyberpunk movies is to include more of a global perspective, says Sleep Dealer » 11/17/08 1:14pm 11/17/08 1:14pm director Alex Rivera. He's looking for the "cyberpunk of the South" or "cyberpunk of the developing world," and hopes his film will become the first branch of a whole new direction. Rivera came to San Francisco and showed…

Sleep Dealer Serves Notice In New York Premiere

Last night at the Pratt Institute in Brooklyn Sleep Dealer » 10/25/08 9:00am 10/25/08 9:00am made its post-Sundance debut at the Imagine Science Film Festival, and you're now officially allowed to get excited for the film's 2009 wider release. Alex Rivera's first feature is a masterpiece — a modestly budgeted character piece that is the most exciting…

Slaves Of The Global Cyber-Village, In New Sleep Dealer Trailer

Outsourcing gets taken to its furthest extreme in a super-advanced America of the future in Sleep Dealer, with menial workers telecommuting from South of the Border. Using Matrix » 9/17/08 7:30am 9/17/08 7:30am style plugs, the worker jacks into the machine they are best suited for and "sometimes they control the machine, and sometimes the machine…