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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.

PARSEC says: Film Deadline and Badge Price Increase loom like weird rural branch art

PARSEC says: Film Deadline and Badge Price Increase loom like weird rural branch art

Parsec would also like to remind you that September 30th is the deadline for submitting films for this year’s Other Worlds Austin SciFi Film Festival, taking place December 1-4, 2016 at the Flix Brewhouse.

Flix Profile: Meet Greg Johnson!

Flix Profile: Meet Greg Johnson!

What's your favorite SciFi movie and why?

I don't have any children but I imagine this is what parents feel when you ask them to name a favorite kid... There are so many movies that I feel define different times of my life that I love...

Talkin' Female Film Programmer Blues

Talkin' Female Film Programmer Blues

...But I am not “asking for it” by way of an earnest talk; do not assume my professional interest is a romantic one.  I'm here to program films and represent my festival, a job that I'm quite good at and would love to tell you about.