The 2017 festival is now over, but we are delighted to announce our awards.  Read more here >>

Passengers on Blu Ray & DVD

In the midst of the SCI-FI-LONDON film festival, I took some time out of the busy schedule to sit with 3 other journalists in a Robotics Workshop to discuss the 2016 movie Passengers by Morten Tyldum, written by Jon Spaihts.

48hr Film Challenge Shortlist 2017

Thousands of amazing filmmakers across the planet took part in our annual film challenge. We give them the Title of the film, a line of Dialogue, a list of Props and an optional Science theme - they then have 2 days to write, shoot, edit and deliver a 5-minute short film.

Each year we are knocked-out by how good the results are. For full details of the challenge, check our dedicated site.  In the meantime, here are the shortlisted films - enjoy!

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Planet Of Sound

We live on a planet of sound, well this weekend at least.

One of the festival team, and our app developer; Ket, went on a hunt for some SF goodness on vinyl.

Here's the story.

Two weeks to go

The festival is almost here!


To celebrate the release of J. K. Rowling’s Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them on DVD and Blu-ray on Monday, we caught up with director David Yates.


MAN DOWN on 31st

MAN DOWN starring Shia LaBeouf, Jai Courtney, Gary Oldman is out in the UK from 31st March

lego batman

Brick Bat...

Check out this video about our favourite plastic superhero.  The Lego Batman!

I, Robot on radio 4

I, Robot on BBC Radio 4

We love aural pleasures here at SFL and we can't wait for this production of I,ROBOT.