Competition

WIN 1 of 3 Double Passes to Sydney’s SCI-FI FILM FESTIVAL at Event Cinemas George St!

06 October 2017

Now its fourth year, Sydney’s SCI-FI FILM FESTIVAL (SFFF) returns for five days of everything from screenings to gala premieres, workshops, discussions, interactive game experiences, VR/AR presentations, exhibitions and a lot of quirky events and fun parties!

SFFF has teamed up with Event Cinemas with all screenings, events and special guest appearances to take place at their George St location, right in the centre of Sydney’s CBD, at the heart of the entertainment district.

Courtesy of our friends at the SCI-FI FILM FESTIVAL and Event Cinemas George St, we have three double passes to giveaway to a film session of your choosing at the festival!

For your chance to WIN, all you need do is LIKE our Facebook Post and TAG a friend you would take along to the session of your choosing at the SCI-FI FILM FESTIVAL!

Entry details and conditions: 
Competition closes at 11:59 pm AEDT, Monday October 9th, 2017.
Open only to folks residing in Australia.
One entry per person.
Winners will be tagged on the Facebook Post on the morning of Tuesday October 10th, 2017.
This is a game of creativity and skill.
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Here’s a breakdown of all the feature films playing at this year’s SCI-FI FILM FESTIVAL that you catch at Event Cinemas George St.

Wednesday October 11th 6:30PM
THE GATEWAY
A particle physicist grieving over the loss of her husband in a car crash uses a revolutionary machine to bring him back, with dire consequences for her family.

Thursday October 12th 6:30PM
REPO MAN
Young punk Otto becomes a repo man after helping to steal a car, and stumbles into a world of wackiness as a result.

Thursday October 12th 9PM
VIRTUAL REVOLUTION
Paris 2047. Most of the population spend all their time online, connected into virtual worlds, and don’t care anymore about reality. A shadow agent, Nash, working for one of the multinational companies behind these virtual worlds, is tracking down terrorists who threaten the system.

Friday October 13th 6:30PM
THE MAN WHO FELL TO EARTH
Thomas Jerome Newton is a humanoid alien who comes to Earth to get water for his dying planet. He starts a high technology company to get the billions of dollars he needs to build a return spacecraft, and meets Mary-Lou, a girl who falls in love with him. He does not count on the greed and ruthlessness of business here on Earth, however…

Friday October 13th 9:30PM
WE GO ON
Miles Grissom, determined to eradicate his crippling fear of death, is offering $30,000 to the first person who can show him a ghost, a demon, a past-life memory – anything to prove we go on after we die – in hopes that having certainty will let him live without fear. He sorts through the thousands of responses to arrive at three viable candidates: a science professor, a local medium working in a Mexican restaurant, and a worldly entrepreneur.

Saturday October 14th 1:30PM
THE RIZEN
The year is 1955. NATO and the Allied Forces have been conducting secret, occult experiments in a bid to win the Arms Race for just over 4 years. Now, they have finally succeeded, but what they have unleashed could tear our world apart. It Is RIZEN, and just one woman stands to defend us.

Saturday October 14th 4PM
PROJECT EDEN VOLUME 1
Aided by an ex-military officer, a young woman becomes an unwitting fugitive after discovering that her son’s catatonic state may be at the heart of a global conspiracy.

Saturday October 14th 6:30PM
THE TRANSFIGURATION
When troubled teen Milo, who has a fascination with vampire lore, meets the equally alienated Sophie, the two form a bond that begins to blur Milo’s fantasy into reality.

Saturday October 14th 9PM
MOUNTAIN FEVER
City boy Jack takes refuge in the Alps but he’s ill-equipped to survive the harsh winter. Things only get worse when renegade Kara breaks into his house and commandeers his dwindling food supplies. His inept plan to get rid of her disintegrates when outsiders also invade, turning his captor into his only ally. As a siege ensues Jack must choose a side if he hopes to survive.

Sunday October 15th 6:30PM
ANTI MATTER
A sci-fi noir take on the Alice in Wonderland tale. Ana, an Oxford PhD student, finds herself unable to build new memories following an experiment to generate and travel through a wormhole. The story follows her increasingly desperate efforts to understand what happened, and to find out who – or what – is behind the rising horror in her life.

Sunday October 15th 9PM
SUBLIMATE

The darkly comic story of Roger a drug-addled techno producer and his best friend, (alcoholic rapper Urban J’s) attempts to bring about humanity’s next stage of evolution. Their insane plan is to build a machine that makes the human soul leave the body and become pure consciousness. It’s a tale of idiocy, delusion and obsession.

For full programming, session and ticketing details visit the official SCI-FI FILM FESTIVAL site right here!