post-apocalyptic

Announcing DIVERGE, a Texas Premiere

Announcing DIVERGE, a Texas Premiere

 As part of its Orbiter Year-Round Series, Other Worlds Austin SciFi Film Festival is proud to present the Texas premiere of the alternative timeline thriller, DIVERGE, on Wednesday, August 16 (7:30pm) at Flix Brewhouse. Writer/Director James Morrison will be in attendance and will do a Q&A after the screening.

Other Worlds Austin Presents ASTRAEA, an Austin Premiere

Other Worlds Austin Presents ASTRAEA, an Austin Premiere

Winner of Cinequest Film Festival’s New Visions Award, Maine International Film Festival’s Audience Award, and Dances With Films’ Grand Jury Honorable Mention, Astraea is a post-apocalyptic film that finally shows not what humanity is running from, but what we’re running toward.

OWA Review: Embers

Writer/director Claire Carré deservedly took home the inaugural Mary Shelley Award this weekend at the second Other Worlds Austin fest. With nothing more than performances and ruins, she creates a convincing and enthralling world.

Austin Chronicle: DVDanger - The Last Survivors

Under its original title of The Well, this was one of the highlight screenings of last year's inaugural Other Worlds Austin science fiction festival (See Water Wars, Dec.5, 2014). It was also a homecoming of sorts, since writer Jacob Forman and director Tom Hammock came up with the premise in 2006 while driving cross-country to work on Texas-shot All the Boys Love Mandy Lane.

Austin Chronicle: Other Worlds Austin Finds the 'Dead Within'

Austin Chronicle: Other Worlds Austin Finds the 'Dead Within'

"The 512's freshest film festival, Other Worlds Austin, may not even kick off until December, but founder Bears Fonté is living up to his promise of bringing fresh new sci fi films to the screen with yet another special preview screening."