Transparent, DiY, Scifi — Welcome to the New Movie Machine

Filmmaker Jessica Mae Stover is imaking a science fiction film called Artemis Eternal, and she's doing it with step by step documentation online. The whole thing is being funded by community support via the internet. The catch is if you donate your hard-earned dollars, don't expect a look the film's script. You'll… » 2/08/08 1:15pm 2/08/08 1:15pm

Alternate Selves, Alternate Histories for Sundance's SciFi Offerings

The Sundance Film Festival enters its 27th year in January, and the organizers just announced the lineup of films for this year. They include only two vaguely science fictional films: The Broken and Timecrimes. This is part of a trend: Sundance tends to shun science fiction films in general, despite the fact that… » 12/03/07 3:30pm 12/03/07 3:30pm