Boston SciFi Film Festival & Marathon (Boston SciFi)

The Somerville Theatre is an independent movie theater and concert venue in the Davis Square neighborhood of Somerville, Massachusetts, United States. Over one hundred years old, the Somerville Theatre started off as a vaudeville house and movie theater. Wikipedia

55 Davis Square, Somerville, MA 02144

Schedule can be found here:

For more information about the festival:

Festival highlights and award nominees listed below

About Boston SciFi Film Festival & Marathon (Boston SciFi)

Boston SciFi aka the Boston Science Fiction Film Festival is an award-winning, beloved cinematic event held at the historic Somerville Theatre (1914), in one of the coolest cities in the world, Boston. It starts with a regular festival of submitted & curated films and ends with the biggest binge view ever – a 24 hour,13 film, nonstop, eyeball straining Marathon. It all began at the legendary Orson Welles Cinema right next to Harvard University. As America’s longest-running genre fest, Film Freeway has named Boston SciFi as one of the Top 100 Best Reviewed Festivals.

Award Nominees:

Best Film
The Antares Paradox
Mars Falling
The Sprayer

Best First-Time Director – Feature
Theodore Ushev, Phi 1.68
Marianna Dean, Breaking Infinity
Dana Kippel, Reflect
Andrew Kaggia, Terastorm
Gabriel Foster Prior, The Bystanders

Best First-Time Director – Short
Michael Zammit and Michael Ryan Satria, Mars Falling
Jin-Hwan Lee. The World in a Beautiful Book
Chelsea Hicks, CONTRABAN
Udesh Chetty, Red Gaia
Makda Musa, The Rainbow Brainstorm

Best Documentary
It’s Quieter in the Twilight
Doctor Who Am I
Beyond Tomorrow

Best Design
Everyone Will Burn
Fulfillment Center
Phi 1.618
The Sprayer

Best Screenplay
Mind Thief
Residents of Nowhere
That Cold Dead Look in Your Eyes
The Purchase

Best Actor
Andrea Trepat, The Antares Paradox
Iria Parada, Denali
Neil Bishop, Breaking Infinity
Terra Lane, Chimera
Ben Meyers, Zero Method

Best Editing
Breaking Infinity
Everyone Will Burn
That Cold Dead Look in Your Eyes
Waiting for Spring

Best Original Score
Mars Falling
Residents of Nowhere
Waiting for Spring
The Warm Season

Festival Director’s Award
The Purchase
The Antares Paradox
The Warm Season

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