Wildcard to SCI-FI London #1 | Midnite Science
VENUS — Andrew McGee I UK I 14 mins I 2021 I English
Iris, torn out of her idyllic digital world and uploaded into a stolen synthetic body by her grieving mother, must face her body's objectification and violent potential in a dark future.
SOLAR SAILOR — Philip Reinking I UK I 10 mins I 2020 I OV with English subtitles
In the future, a girl returns to the abandoned earth but finds that humans aren't particularly welcome anymore.
THE SIMULATION — Faye Fillingham I UK I 10 mins I 2021 I English
An insomniac woman generates an AI to alleviate her guilt related to a mysterious corpse, but her creation has other ideas.
THE EXIT PLAN — Angus Wilkinson I UK, AUS I 14 mins I 2020 I English
In an overpopulated future, an elderly woman is visited by a young government official to check she is complying with the "Exit Plan" policy. However, when the agent interrogates her further he soon realizes she has something 'planned' for him.
JETTISON — JJ Pollack I US I 11 mins I 2021 I English
A restless young woman ships off to fight an interstellar war, only to struggle with the effects of being cut off from her home by both time and space.
THE SCENT OF A FOREST — Servaes Dewispelaere I BE I 21 mins I 2020 I OV with English subtitles
A young woman hides that she sold her soul to escape reality in a dystopian world. When her boyfriend realizes this he has to make an impossible choice.