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  • The first 5 titles of the 2019 official selection

    Trieste Science+Fiction Festival, the science fiction event taking place in Trieste from October 29th to November 3rd reveals the first 5 titles of the 2019 official selection. Five Italian premieres ready to explore the endless declinations of the fantastic film genre, an eclectic selection ranging from black comedy to horror via the monster movie, not […]

  • Are you a cinema student? TS+FF is offering you the Science Fiction

    Are you a cinema student? This year, as in the past editions, Trieste Science+Fiction Festival, organized by La Cappella Underground, offers students from cinema schools (both Italian and foreign ones) located outside Friuli Venezia Giulia Region the chance to get a free pass for the Festival and free accommodation for three nights in Trieste, from […]

  • Fantastic Film Forum 2019

    Fantastic Film Forum is the section of the Trieste Science+Fiction Festival dedicated to science fiction and fantastic genres professionals. After the excellent outcome of the 2018 edition, the section programme will expand to three days packed full of meetings, networking and top quality professional workshops.A well-structured, consistent programme where participants will be able to investigate […]

  • Artist Jacopo Starace is the author of the poster of 19th TS+FF

    Trieste Science+Fiction Festival, the most important science-fiction event in Italy, taking place in Trieste from October 29th to November 3rd this year, has revealed the poster of the much anticipated 2019 edition: an original drawing by Italian comics artist and illustrator Jacopo Starace, whose imaginative and visionary style has produced a poster suspended between dreams […]

  • TS+FF 19: submissions are now open!

    The nineteenth edition of Trieste Science+Fiction Festival – organized and promoted by the Film and audio-visual research and experimentation Centre La Cappella Underground – will take place from October 29th to November 3rd, 2019. Submissions are now open for films wishing to be selected for the competition sections, the deadline being July 31st, 2019. Guidelines and instructions for submission […]

  • THE WINNERS OF TRIESTE SCIENCE+FICTION FESTIVAL 2018

    Asteroide Award International competition for the best science fiction, horror or fantasy film by emerging directors at their first, second or third feature film. The prize of the Neon| Competition is awarded by an international jury of cinema professionals and experts of fantastic cinema. The members of the Asteroide Award 2018 Jury are: writer Richard […]

  • The EFFFF speaks out against censorship and in support of Maskoon

    It is with great concern that the European Fantastic Film Festivals Federation (EFFFF) has learnt that our member festival Maskoon in Beirut has been hit by censorship during its current edition. The Federation strongly opposes censorship of any kind and supports the Maskoon festival in screening the full diversity of fantastic films from across the […]

  • TS+FF 18 – day 6

    And we go out with a bang! We start the day off right with a bunch of space gypsies, and then we end up in a toxic forest before hitting the road in search of contemporary physics. Just when we thought we could take a breather – bam: Nazis, bloodshed and butchering of the assorted […]

  • TS+FF 18 – day 5

    Philosophy, Pussycats, Porn. Vampiric Malay spirits, mammoths, messages from space. And then, vegetarian Martians, plunging necklines, weird paranormal events. Plus, a crazy party at the limits of reality. Just like Al Pacino would say: “Forget about it!” – but don’t, really! Come join thus at the TS+FF: chop chop! TODAY’S MOVIES: 11.30AM – Teatro Miela […]

  • TS+FF 18 – day 4

    Say yes to travel and we’ll lead you straight into the universe imagined by the author of Altered Carbon, Richard K. Morgan with a Masterclass that promises to unveil his visions and fantasies. But how about traveling on a space capsule adrift among the stars, or in a forest choke-full of cadavers, or through a […]

  • TS+FF 18 – day 3

    Grab a bone. Done? Find a monolith. Done? And now, press play on Lux Aeterna by György Ligeti and crank up the volume. Done? Start jumping and hitting the ground with your fists. Done? Very well, you are now ready for another day of the Trieste Science+Fiction! And what a day it is! 2001: A […]

  • TS+FF 18 – day 2

    It’s Trumbull Day at the TS+FF 2018: we’ll take a peek inside the mind and imagination of one of cinema’s world-class special effect masters. The Silver Urania award-winner is a scientist, a genius inventor, a visual artist, a director… a little bit of an alchemist, and so much more! What else is on the menu […]