“Time Lapse”: An Interview with Filmmaker Bradley King Once you've seen the future, you can't look away...

Bradley King, Time Lapse

This week, Summer chats with Bradley King, director and co-writer of Time Lapse, a stylish indie scifi thriller that won a number of film festival awards last year. The film is debuting in theaters and VOD (iTunes) on May 15, and will be available on DVD and Blu-ray on June 16.

Bradley talks about the creative process of getting the film written and shot, and the nuts and bolts of the editing process to make a story’s pace and flow better, no matter how many parts you love that have to get cut.

Warriors and Werewolves: “The Dead Lands” and “Bitten” Reviewing an indie film, and Interviewing Laura Vandervoort

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This week, Noah has a review of The Dead Lands, an indie action-adventure that slides a teeny bit into mythological-fantastical storytelling that you definitely need to see.

Next, Summer has a quick interview with Laura Vandervoort, the lead actress of Bitten, about the upcoming events and expectations in Season 2 of Syfy’s hit series.

Both The Dead Lands debut in theaters and on VOD, and the Season 2 premiere of Bitten on Syfy Channel happen on April 17th.

4th Annual Philip K. Dick Science Fiction Film Festival Open for Submissions Festival will be held January 14-17 2016 in New York City

Philip K. Dick Science Fiction Film Festival

The Philip K. Dick Science Fiction Film Festival has opened its call for submissions for its fourth spectacular year honoring the literary world’s most visionary author Philip K. Dick. The highly-anticipated five-day event will touch down on The Big Apple from January 14-17, 2016 and will screen at the superb Tribeca Cinemas for a second year in a row.

8th Annual Imagine Science Film Festival Open for Submissions This year, the festival's theme is "Air"

Imagine Science Film Festival 2015

The 8th Imagine Science Film Festival will take place October 16-24, 2015, at locations all over New York City! The festival theme is “Air”.

Oxygen, Nitrogen, Carbon Dioxide. The medium of flight and sound waves. The atmosphere that surrounds us, and the gas that fills our lungs with every breath. Air is a part of our lives in so many ways that we scarcely notice it. And so this year we’re going to explore it in-depth, in all of its scientific facets!

Discussing “The Mourning” Digging deeper into an indie supernatural thriller

The Mourning

On this special Slice of SciFi episode, Summer, Tim Callender and Jill Heller review and discuss The Mourning, a supernatural thriller about the sudden return home of a man who 20 years earlier had been declared MIA and presumed killed during Desert Storm.

Warning: There are plenty of spoilers included in this discussion.

Our reactions to the movie were mixed and varied wildly, much of it arising from confusion about ambiguities in the story that might have been introduced to heighten the mystery but only managed to confuse the story points instead.

“The Mourning”: Interview with Director and Cast A group interview about making an indie supernatural thriller

The Mourning

This week on Slice of SciFi, Summer chats with some of the creative team behind The Mourning, a supernatural thriller about the sudden return home of a man who was declared MIA and presumed killed during Desert Storm, and the mystery surrounding where he’s been for 20 years and why he hasn’t aged a day since then.

Director and co-writer Marc Clebanoff, co-writer and lead actor Michael Walton, Dominique Swain and Brooke Lewis talk about how the story came about, and much more.

“Inverse”: Chat with Matt Duggan and Josh Wingate Strong storytelling in a independent setting makes for a popular film festival draw

Inverse

This week, writer/director Matt Duggan and actor Josh Wingate join Summer and Tim to talk about their film Inverse, an independent feature that recently won awards at the Philip K. Dick Science Fiction Film Festival and the Miami International Science Fiction Film Festival.

Winners of the 2015 Philip K. Dick Science Fiction Film Festival The 3rd Annual Festival was a critical and fan success

Philip K. Dick Science Fiction Film Festival

For three years running, The Philip K. Dick Science Fiction Film Festival has thrilled its attendees with entertaining and visually captivating themes which have made the event a favorable and continued success. The 3rd Annual Philip K. Dick Science Fiction Film Festival was held this past weekend in New York City, and the various category winners were standout selections

Philip K. Dick Film Festival Returns to New York The PKD Fest promises an exciting lineup of new sci-fi/horror films and shorts

Philip K. Dick Science Fiction Film Festival

The Philip K. Dick Science Fiction Film Festival is returning for its third annual event from January 15-18, 2015 and will screen at three distinguished locations including The Cervantes Institute, Tribeca Cinemas and The Producer’s Club over the course of four days.