With the Hollywood blockbusters such as The Avengers, Star Wars, and Guardians of the Galaxy, we can forget that these film makers started out creating short films and features. Don’t let the fact that the following short sci-fi films aren’t produced by the billion dollar studios we all have come to know, but are just as amazing as the mainstream big budget productions.
Here are six short sci-fi films that will dazzle you in both story and special effects!
Beyond” by – Raphael Rogers
“Arya, the last remaining member of her family, a lineage with a unique genetic code that grants the ability to survive the folding of temporal and spatial boundaries… In short, she can teleport. Tasked with exploring new planets, she is in search of something that will explain who exactly she is and where she comes from.”
“Cockpit: The Rule of Engagement”
“COCKPIT” is the story of a squadron of space fighter pilots, stranded in their cockpits deep in enemy space, struggling with reality and delusion as they are hunted by mind controlling aliens.”
“Set in the year 2071, where technology has brought mankind to the brink of colonization on a planet named Gaia, one astronaut takes on an isolated mission and discovers unearthly horrors that could bring an end to human life on this planet”.
Tears Of Steel
“A group of warriors and scientists who gather at the “Oude Kerk” in a future Amsterdam to stage a crucial event from the past in a desperate attempt to rescue the world from destructive robots.”
“Ten years after leaving a war his father started, Quinn and Amp live in the slums selling illegal custom-tech just to afford the batteries that keep Amp alive.
When an old childhood friend tracks him down, Quinn is confronted with the dilemma of choosing to remain idle in a city run by the corrupt Coreley Corporation or finally finish the war he never wanted to be a part of.”
“EXPO is a science fiction short film that delves into the heart of a mother’s interplanetary sacrifice for her daughter.”