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MoPOP in partnership with Seattle International Film Festival (SIFF) presents the fourteenth-annual Science Fiction + Fantasy Short Film Festival.

The festival brings together industry professionals in filmmaking and the genres of science fiction and fantasy to encourage and support new, creative additions to science fiction and fantasy cinema arts. The festival will showcase animated and live-action science fiction and fantasy films.

Filmmakers from around the world are encouraged to submit to this acclaimed festival. Admitted films are judged by a nationally recognized jury comprised of luminaries in the fields of science fiction and fantasy.


Now open for the 14th annual
Science Fiction + Fantasy Short Film Festival

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  • 1st place - Strange Beasts
  • 2nd place - M.A.M.O.N.
  • 3rd place - Fulfilament
  • Audience Favorite - Jiminy
  • Douglas Trumbull Award for Best Visual Effects - Strange Beasts

Strange Beasts

Strange Beasts

d. Magali Barbe | United Kingdom | 5 min

The augmented reality game Strange Beasts allows you to create and grow your own 'pet'. But how far can it go?

M.A.M.O.N. (Monitor Against Mexicans Over Nationwide)

M.A.M.O.N (Monitor Against Mexicans Over Nationwide)

d. Ale Damiani | Uruguay, Mexico | 6 min

While Donald Trump undergoes heart surgery, a portal to another reality opens where A hilarious war ensues between a Trump-like mega-robot and several stereotypical Mexicans.



d. Rhiannon Evans | United Kingdom | 8 min

A little lost thought must travel through the brain to find a place to belong.



d. Arthur Môlard | France | 20 min

A brain chip repair man is faced with a moral dilemma when he’s asked to hack the chip of an autistic child.

MoPOP would like to thank the following organizations for their generous support of Science Fiction + Fantasy Short Film Festival:


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