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OWA Preview: The Mary Shelley Award

Science fiction can point to a brighter future. Other Worlds Austin hopes to play its part by encouraging more women filmmakers to work in the genre through the new Mary Shelley Award, celebrating the legacy of the Frankenstein creator.

 

Other Worlds Austin Announces Closing Night Film and Mary Shelley Award Finalists

Other Worlds Austin announces the Closing Night film for Austin’s first and only SciFi film festival (Dec 3-5). EMBERS, a Texas premiere, will screen at 7:30pm and 8:00pm on Saturday, December 5 at the Galaxy Highland Theatres. Other Worlds Austin also announces the finalists for the inaugural Mary Shelly Award.

Other Worlds Austin Announces First Wave of Films

Other Worlds Austin has announced its first wave of programming for Austin’s first and only SciFi film festival (Dec 3-5). The 2015 slate includes the Austin-based JACKRABBIT (2014 Austin Film Society grant recipient), the US Premiere of HOUSE OF TIME, and an exciting documentary for the steampunk community, VINTAGE TOMORROWS.