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  • Accreditation 2017

    From October 31st, to November 5th, at the new prestigious location of the Politeama Rossetti, as well as at the Miela theatre and the Ariston cinema, Trieste will turn once again into the european capital of fantastic cinema. During the seventeenth edition of the Trieste Science+Fiction Festival, on November 3rd, there will be the 21st […]

  • Méliès d’Or Ceremony: Stefano Bollani at TS+FF

    A concert by renowned jazz artist Stefano Bollani will be held to celebrate the Méliès d’Or Ceremony, which is scheduled on November 3rd, 2017 at Politeama Rossetti. From October 31st to November 5th, Trieste will once again become the European capital of fantastic cinema hosting the 21st Golden Méliès Ceremony. The European Fantastic Film Festivals […]

  • Trieste Science+Fiction Festival announces the first titles of this year’s official selection

    Trieste Science+Fiction Festival 2017 official selection’s first titles have been revealed. The festival will explore the many worlds of the fantastic genre through debut films, emerging directors and genre gems filled with robots, zombies, spaceships and fascinating theories on a future still to be built, as anticipated in the image of this year’s official poster […]


    Conceive, draw and send us your idea for a poster of Trieste Science+Fiction Festival! You may send it via private message to the Facebook page of Trieste Science+Fiction Festival no later than the midnight of Sunday, October 8, 2017. All submitted works will be published on our official page. The author of the poster that […]

  • A new home for the TS+FF

    The Rossetti theatre (also known as Teatro Stabile del Friuli Venezia Giulia) is going to be the new main location of the upcoming edition of the Trieste Science+Fiction Festival. The Rossetti theatre is going to be the new main location of the upcoming edition of the Trieste Science+Fiction Festival. The festival, organized by La Cappella […]

  • Lorenzo LRNZ Ceccotti illustrates the Trieste Science+Fiction Festival 2017

    “It’s made by LRNZ”! We’ve been dying to scream these words ever since he answered our call. And today we finally did it. Lorenzo LRNZ Ceccotti is the name of that concentrate of pure art who gave a new look to the Trieste Science+Fiction Festival. We got to meet him last year, when he came […]

  • TS+FF – Selections are now open!

    CANNES – The 17th edition of Trieste Science+Fiction Festival will take place from October 31st to November 5th 2017 in Trieste (Italy). The event has been announced at the Cannes Film Festival, during the annual general meeting of the European Fantastic Film Festivals Federation, a network of which the Festival is the official Italian member. The […]

  • And the winner is…

    Embers by Claire Carré is the winner of the Asteroide Award (Best Science Fiction Feature Film). The Award was conferred by Trieste Science+Fiction Festival International Jury, whose members were journalist and film critic Mauro Gervasini, London FrightFest programmer Shelagh Rowan-Legg and Pedro Souto, Director of MOTELX – Lisbon International Horror Film Festival. Here is the […]

  • Moon landings, commuter zombies and stellar awards – Day 6

    Sunday, November 6th The 2016 edition of the Festival ends with Zero Days, the documentary thriller realized by Oscar-winner Alex Gibney. Because reality can be much more frightening than imagination… A survey about the hacker warfare, signed by the best documentary maker of this time, who, with a “red pill”, makes us look beyond the […]

  • …off the shoulder of Orion – Day 4

    For the Trieste Science+Fiction Festival it’s time for awards: today is Rutger Hauer’s day! The festival this year awards the lifetime achievement award Urania d’Argento to the Dutch actor Rutger Hauer. During the ceremony, the unforgettable performer of many cinema masterpieces will meet the public in Sala Tripcovich. The meeting is at 8.30 p.m. for […]

  • Giant mutant insects, forgotten epidemics and Roland Garros – Day 3

    Diary – Thursday, November 3rd The films of the day 14:30 – Sala Tripcovich | The Open — Marc Lahore The bombs have exploded, the war is spread worldwide, but André and Stéphanie won’t give up: the Roland Garros means everything to them, it’s what they are living for. They will organize their tournament, no […]

  • Filmmaking with Rutger Hauer

    Una sfida a mostrare “cose mai viste”. Un viaggio alla ricerca dell’incanto, dietro alla macchina da presa. Un invito ad annusare la bellezza, a vivere il cinema. Una masterclass riservata a 40 giovani filmmaker, con una leggenda vivente: Rutger Hauer. Il Premio Urania alla Carriera 2016 svestirà i panni dell’attore e porterà i partecipanti alla […]