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Teleport This!

Teleport This!

Inspired by the Texas premiere of AXCELLERATOR, Other Worlds programmer and Transportation Director Robyn Paxman wondered what the perfect teleportation device would be.

Best Sci-Fi MacGuffins in Cinema

Best Sci-Fi MacGuffins in Cinema

In addition to having a lot of action, fun, and generally being a blast, AXCELLERATOR also incorporates a classic SciFi staple, the MacGuffin. With that in mind, Other Worlds Director of Marketing & Development revisits The Best Movie MacGuffins in SciFi.

Blowing Up SciFi: Notable Explosions in Cinema

Blowing Up SciFi: Notable Explosions in Cinema

The Texas premiere of the SciFi action comedy AXCELLERATOR features the most explosions of any film we’ve ever shown! So, Tessa Morrison has conjured up an explosive list of big SciFi bangs.

Interview With DOE co-writer Timothy Foia

Interview With DOE co-writer Timothy Foia

We had a chance to chat with Timothy Foia, the co-writer of DOE. The film has its Texas premiere Wednesday October 17 (7:30pm) at Flix Brewhouse.

Everything You Wanted To Know About Gothic Architecture But Were Afraid To Ask

Everything You Wanted To Know About Gothic Architecture But Were Afraid To Ask

Other Worlds Austin presents the World Premiere of THE PERFECT HOST: A SOUTHERN GOTHIC TALE. at Flix Brewhouse (8/22) and will conclude with a Q&A from director/co-writer Derrick Sims.

Seven Keys to Being a Creepy Host

Seven Keys to Being a Creepy Host

On Wednesday, August 22, 2018 Other Worlds Austin will present the World Premiere of THE PERFECT HOST: A SOUTHERN GOTHIC TALE. The screening begins at 7:30pm at Flix Brewhouse and will conclude with a Q&A from director/co-writer Derrick Sims.

10 Ways to Make the Most of the College Experience of the Future

10 Ways to Make the Most of the College Experience of the Future

We all know college isn't what it used to be. We've heard stories from our grandparents and maybe even our great-grandparents in cyber freeze. We've seen the old classics like Animal House, Old School, and The Skulls. But even in 2057 you too can have a college experience filled with the trappings of what the 20th century called essential extra-curricular education.

CONGRATULATIONS! YOU HAVE BEEN PRE-APPROVED!

CONGRATULATIONS! YOU HAVE BEEN PRE-APPROVED!

Are you tired of sitting in lecture halls, listening to a long-winded ancient professor drone on and on about who knows what? Does a boring, old-fashioned classroom education not fit into your busy on-the-go lifestyle? EduTech agrees!

Intellectual Property Studies 101 (Formerly Known as Film Studies)

Intellectual Property Studies 101 (Formerly Known as Film Studies)

Welcome to Intellectual Property Studies, where you will learn how to produce revenue creating properties for worldwide audiences. Laid out below is your first year of studies, where we emphasize a well-rounded curriculum to teach you what came before and what you will produce and market in the future!

"Word To Your Mother!" A Tribute To Charlotte Grissom

"Word To Your Mother!" A Tribute To Charlotte Grissom

Through the years, horror movies have had their fair share of domineering mothers. From Mrs. Bates, Pamela Voorhees, the Xenomorph Queen, to well, Mama from 'Mama',  strong willed mothers haven't always gotten the best representation. Well, that has all changed with Charlotte Grissom, played with wit and grit by Annette O'Toole.

The Unseen Should be Seen

The Unseen Should be Seen

Other Worlds Austin SciFi Film Festival 2016 will be premiering writer-director Geoff Redknap’s first feature length film, THE UNSEEN. Redknap has a lengthy resume working in special effects makeup for such TV shows as FEAR THE WALKING DEAD, THE FLASH, and even the X-FILES. Some of the films that he has done SFX makeup include WATCHMEN, DEADPOOL, CABIN IN THE WOODS, WARCRAFT, and STAR TREK BEYOND. It should go without saying that the caliber of make-up and special effects in this feature are up to snuff.

Tannis Root is the New Black

Tannis Root is the New Black

A few years ago for Christmas, my sister gifted me a necklace that looks like the tannis root pendant that Minnie gives Rosemary for “protection.”  It was silly and thoughtful and remains one of my most-worn pieces of jewelry.