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  • TS+FF 19 – Day 4

    Ding ding! Dear passengers, today our interstellar cruiser will take you to a thousand destinations. To Poland, China, in the middle of an alien nebula, on the Moon, among the waves of the ocean, to the castle of Valburga… Do not fear, and relax, we are already in supersonic mode: we will touch all the […]

  • TS+FF 19 – Day 3

    Hitler riding a T-Rex. It may be enough to drag you all to the theatre. But today there’s much more in store. MUCH, much more. TODAY’S FILMS: h14:00 – Politeama Rossetti EUROPEAN FANTASTIC SHORTS VOL.02 2050 Alexandra Lupashko – Russia, 2019, 4’ Chromophobia Mark Lediard, Gavin Williams – UK, 2019, 15’ Robot Will Protect You […]

  • TS+FF 19 – Day 2

    “I’ll be back”. He had promised, and here it is. Dear old Schwarzy has just discovered he will not be able to run as president of the United States, but he will get over the disappointment on the screen of the Politeama Rossetti theatre frying up bad boy robots of every kind. Terminator: Dark Fate […]

  • TS+FF 19 – Day 1

    TS+FF 2019 spaceship, third officer initial report. Cargo and ship about to launch into the hyperspace. All passengers are onboard the theatre and seated. We should reach the border in six days. Over and out. Let the journey begin. TODAY’S FILMS: h 17:00 – Politeama Rossetti Alien There are “facehuggers”, a toothy belly-ripping alien, Lieutenant […]

  • The program of the Trieste Science+Fiction Festival 2019 is online!

    From the opening night with the spellbinding and colourful plants of Little Joe by Jessica Hausner to the closing ceremony with the much-awaited “Zombieland – Double Tap” with Woody Harrelson, Jesse Eisenberg, Abigail Breslin, and Emma Stone, Trieste Science+Fiction Festival awaits you with a cinematographic journey through more than 80 feature-length and short films, introduced by producers, directors, and […]

  • TS+FF celebrates Italian genre movies with Aldo Lado, Fabio Frizzi and Francesco Barilli

    Trieste Science+Fiction Festival celebrates the golden years of Italian genre cinema with three of the great protagonists of that era: Aldo Lado, Fabio Frizzi and Francesco Barilli. ALDO LADO CELEBRATES THE 40TH ANNIVERSARY OF HIS MOVIE L’UMANOIDE (The Humanoid) Trieste Science+Fiction Festival prepares to welcome Aldo Lado, iconic director of ‘70s movies such as Chi l’ha vista […]

  • Twice Academy-awarded Phil Tippett will get the life achievement Asteroide Award at TS+FF 19

    Trieste Science+Fiction Festival announces on its 19th edition the life achievement Asteroide Award to director, producer and special effects creator Phil Tippett, winner of two Academy Awards© and famous for his visual contribution to Return of the Jedi and Jurassic Park. Phil Tippett will be in Trieste to receive the award during the official ceremony at […]

  • Zombieland – Double Tap is the closing film of TS+FF 2019!

    Zombieland – Double Tap, the sequel of the cult movie Zombieland, will be the closing film of the Trieste Science+Fiction Festival, and will see the lead cast (Woody Harrelson, Jesse Eisenberg, Abigail Breslin, and Emma Stone) reunited with director Ruben Fleischer (Venom). Through comic mayhem that stretches from the White House and through the heartland, the four slayers must face off […]

  • Four after Midnight: the Midnight section line-up!

    Trieste Science+Fiction Festival announces the Midnight section line-up. As usual, a strong and diverse programme which will not let down the fans of the midnight screenings, always a favourite slot for the festival audience. Trieste Science+Fiction Festival Midnight explores the most provocative and dangerous territories of genre cinema. Four late-night occasions to enjoy the best in contemporary […]

  • Brian Yuzna will be in Trieste as the president of the Asteroide Award jury

    Trieste Science+Fiction Festival announces guest Brian Yuzna, creator of cult fanta-horror movies of the ‘80s and ‘90s, to name but a few Society (1989), Re-Animator (1985) and The Dentist (1996). He will be in Trieste as the president of the jury of the Asteroide Award, the international prize awarded each year to the best science […]

  • Hasta la vista, Baby: six more titles of the 2019 official programme selection

    Trieste Science+Fiction Festival reveals six more titles of the 2019 official programme selection! Beginning with James Cameron’s much anticipated and very much loved cyborgs, on screen on Wednesday October 30th, and proceeding with Last Sunrise – the first Chinese movie in competition at the Trieste Science+Fiction Festival – the neglected superheroes of Code 8 and the problematic ones of Blind […]

  • Three milestones of the sci-fi genre at TS+FF!

    Trieste Science+Fiction Festival prepares to celebrate three important anniversaries, paying tribute to three milestones of the sci-fi genre with many events and the participation of international guests. Firstly, there will be a tribute to the first 40 years of Ridley Scott‘s very successful masterpiece and science fiction cult Alien (1979) which will be screened in a restored version. […]