Space Brains SciFi Film Festival Event DatesSat 18 Jun 2022 Space Brains & ManPAC Presents

Space Brains SciFi Film Festival


The inaugural Space Brains Sci-Fi Film Festival, an international science fiction film festival!

Event Program


  • 11.00 – 11.10am:            Welcome to Space Brains Sci-Fi Film Festival
  • 11.10am – 11.40:            Workshop 1 – Podcasting – What’s that all about?
    Popular and talented podcasters, Surrey, and Mark from the Space Brains Podcast will be demonstrating a podcasting workshop.
  • 11.50 – 12.20pm:           Workshop 2 – Science or Speculative science?
    Highly-acclaimed environmental scientist and author HM Waugh will be teaching a science workshop.
  • 12.20pm – 1.00pm        Lunch
  • 1.00pm – 1.30pm:         Workshop 3 – Expert Filmmaker
    International multi-award-winning filmmaker Ben Young returns home to Western Australia to present a filmmaking workshop.
  • 1.40pm – 2.10pm:         Workshop 4 – Expert Author
    Renowned sci-fi author Samantha Murray will be teaching a writing workshop.
  • 2.20pm – 2.50pm:        Workshop 5 – Sci-Fi Film Panel Discussion
    Filmmaker Ben Young and environmental scientist HM Waugh will join Space Brains for an engaging and interactive discussion about sci-fi.


  • 3.00pm – 3.30pm:        Red Carpet and Photo opportunity
  • 3.30pm – 5.30pm:        Short film Gala Screening and Awards
  • 5.30pm to 5.55pm:      Awards ceremony
  • 5.55pm – 6pm:              Thank you and conclusion
  • 6pm – 6.30pm:            Networking

N.B. To attend all workshops and screenings please purchase a Festival Day Pass using either of the buttons below.

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Duration 7.5 Hours