#OtherWorlds2018

Signal To Noise

Signal To Noise

“Aliens were talking through the radio. They would say something, and then they were gone. I think they were sending secret messages,” I said, showing off my 4 year old deduction. 
This elicited one of the biggest laughs that I’d ever heard from my father.

Art Imitating Life Imitating Art

Art Imitating Life Imitating Art

The genre of SciFi in particular has provided us with some of the most creative, arresting images of where the future may take us, whether it’s fantastically removed from our current life (still waiting on those flying cars) or disturbingly relatable to the world as it is today. Both avenues offer fascinating insight into what is possible or even probable.

Loss & Other Cosmic Mysteries

Loss & Other Cosmic Mysteries

ASCENSION frames mental illness as a dark and sinister force from the stars. It makes the behavior understandable on some level. The person you know and love isn’t doing these terrible things. It’s that dark entity. That thing.

Multi-Dimensional Love

Multi-Dimensional Love

What’s surprising is that even with some of the usual modern rom-com conventions we’ve come to expect and SciFi elements, the film doesn’t lose focus on its emotionally involving core. Both versions of Todd have hurt people in their orbit in significant ways, and each one will need to travel to another plane of existence to try and set things right.

A Tale About Southern Gothic

A Tale About Southern Gothic

Inspired by the World Premiere of THE PERFECT HOST: A SOUTHERN GOTHIC TALE and curious about its Southern Gothic origins, OWA Director of Marketing & Development Don Elfant, delves into the history of the genre.

Mooch U - The College Experience of the Future

Mooch U - The College Experience of the Future

ROCK STEADY ROW centers around a young college freshman who, after his bike is stolen, lands on a college campus and is compelled to take action against the reigning fraternities and ultimately the dean. Writer Bomani Story will be in attendance and will do a Q&A after the screening.