Future Gate Sci-fi Film Festival 2021

Sunday

September 26

Sunday September 26 7:30 PM · Café ART

Thursday

September 23

Thursday September 23 8:30 PM

8:30 PM

Demonic

A young woman unleashes terrifying demons when supernatural forces at the root of a decades-old rift between mother and daughter are ruthlessly revealed.
in English with Czech subtitles

Demonic

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2021

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104 min

Directed by

Thursday September 23 8:15 PM

8:15 PM

The Rise of the Synths

Raise your hand if you haven't seen or heard of Stranger Things. The phenomenon of this series responds to a nostalgia for the 80's that is reflected today and relentlessly in film, television and even video games - And of course, also in music. Narrated by iconic director John Carpenter, The Rise Of The Synths is a journey back and forth in time, from to the roots of this scene to its impact on today's pop culture. So what is... more...
in English with Czech subtitles

The Rise of the Synths

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2019

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82 min

Directed by

Thursday September 23 6:00 PM

6:00 PM

Lapsis

Struggling to support himself and his ailing younger brother, delivery man Ray takes a strange job in a strange new realm of the gig economy.
in English with Czech subtitles

Lapsis

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2020

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104 min

Directed by

Thursday September 23 5:45 PM

5:45 PM

Sky Sharks

"Deep in the ice of the antarctic, a team of geologists uncover an old nazi laboratory still intact where dark experiments had occured. In order to conquer the world, the Nazis created modified sharks who were able to fly and whose riders are genetically mutated, undead super-humans. A miltary task force called "Dead Flesh Four" - reanimated US soldiers who fell in Vietnam - is put together to prevent world downfall."
in German and English with Czech and English subtitles

Sky Sharks

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2020

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102 min

Directed by

Wednesday

September 22

Wednesday September 22 8:30 PM

8:30 PM

Alien on Stage

Alien On Stage is a documentary about a unique crew of bus drivers from Dorset, whose amateur dramatics group decide to ditch doing another pantomime and try something different. Having never done anything like it before, they spent a year creating a serious adaptation of the sci-fi, horror film, Alien (1979); finding ingenious solutions to pay homemade, homage to the original film. The show is a crushing flop but fate gives them a second chance to find their audience. Whilst... more...
in English with Czech subtitles

Alien on Stage

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2020

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86 min

Wednesday September 22 8:15 PM

8:15 PM

Sky Sharks

"Deep in the ice of the antarctic, a team of geologists uncover an old nazi laboratory still intact where dark experiments had occured. In order to conquer the world, the Nazis created modified sharks who were able to fly and whose riders are genetically mutated, undead super-humans. A miltary task force called "Dead Flesh Four" - reanimated US soldiers who fell in Vietnam - is put together to prevent world downfall."
in German and English with Czech and English subtitles

Sky Sharks

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2020

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102 min

Directed by

Wednesday September 22 6:00 PM

6:00 PM

The Last Journey

The red moon threatens our existence on earth. Our only hope is the enigmatic Paul WR, the most talented astronaut of its generation. But few hours before the start of the Great mission, Paul disappeared.
in French with Czech and English subtitles

Le dernier voyage

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2020

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87 min

Directed by

Wednesday September 22 5:45 PM

5:45 PM

Student sci-fi film competition

A new addition to the programme is a block of student competition films through which we would like to connect the festival with the filmmaking community even more. In the short films series, we will see various near-future scenarios from different points of view, some alternative history, and examples of interplanetary communication. All by using different techniques and genres but also fresh narrative approaches. Red Cap (Jakub Vrbík, Patrik Balonek, Matěj Sláma, 14 min) In a not-so-distant future in... more...
Czech subtitles

Soutěž studentských sci-fi filmů

2020

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81 min

Tuesday

September 21

Tuesday September 21 8:30 PM

8:30 PM

Undergods

An otherworldly journey through a Europe in decline - a collection of darkly humorous, fantasy tales about ill-fated characters and doomed fortune.
in English with Czech subtitles

Undergods

Directed by

Tuesday September 21 6:00 PM

6:00 PM

In the Shadows

In a dystopia of undefined place and time, dominated by primitive technology, a group of people is being controlled by an omnipresent surveillance system. When one of them contracts a mysterious disease, out of fear to lose his job he tries to contact the Officials. Doubts arise about the structure he is working in. By questioning the system, he gets to know the depths of this structure which is dark better than he thought.
in Turkish with Czech and English subtitles

In the Shadows

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2020

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94 min