3rd edition

Sep 23 - Sep 24, 2021
Vienna, Austria

Open Call Open to Public Competitive Market Special Fees

Festival type Real Venue Festival
Types of films Any type, Animation, Children, Docu-feature, Documentary, Experimental, Hybrids, Industrial, Narrative fiction, Student, TV, Web
Film length
Genre Action, Adventure, Alternative, Art, Avantgarde, B-Movie, Biography, Burlesque, Classics, Comedy, Comedy drama, Crime, Culture, Dance, Dark comedy, Drama, Dramedy, Environmental, Family, Fantastic, Fantasy, Film noir, Flash, Foreign, Health, Hip Hop, History, Human rights, Independent, Kids, LGBT, Live Action, Medical, Melodrama, Microcinema, Mockumentary, Musical, Mystery, Nature, News, , Parody, Post modern, Realism, Reality, Religious, Road Trip, Romance, Romantic comedy, Satire, Science, Science fiction, Silent movie, Social issues, Spiritual, Sports, Surreal, Thriller, Transgender, Underground, Urban, War, Western

Mission / description Bio-Fiction is the international Synthetic Biology Science, Art and Film Festival series taking place in Vienna, Austria. The 2019 edition is all about Neurotechnology. Please check the submission category for information on this years edition.
BIO·FICTION explores the emerging field of synthetic biology from different disciplinary angles including science and engineering, social science, cultural studies, amateur biology, film makers, artists and designers. We encourage presentations, panel discussions, do-it-yourself biology demos, performances, art work and of course film screenings. Am main component of BIO·FICTION are the featured short films on different aspects of synthetic biology, including documentary films, animation, (science) fiction etc.
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Class Founded: 2011
Festival category: B (international relevance, international player)
Dates Open call: Apr 24, 2019

Late deadline: Jul 31, 2019

Notification date: Sep 06, 2019

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Awards Total prize money: 3,000.00 USD
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I permit that the personal information sent through the film entry form be used to stay in touch with me for purposes of the FUTUREBODY project. I permit that the information provided in regards to the film and its producers be used for presenting the film during the festival and the BIO·FICTION world tour.

Biofaction will not share your information with any other organisations for marketing, market research or commercial purposes and we do not pass on your details to other websites. Your data will not be shared unless legally required. Your information will be kept safe by Biofaction.

I am responsible for the acquisition of the rights and explicitly exempt the festival organiser from possible legal recourse regarding unauthorised usage. I permit that various clips of my work can be used for PR purposes. I permit the broadcast of clips of my work on television. I permit the publication of my work on the website I understand that the film could also be shown in the additional program (the world tour) or at future BIO·FICTION events. I permit the storage of application material in Biofaction KG’s archives.

If the film(s) are screened in a location that necessitates it, I permit the use and addition of subtitles in other languages.

I understand that I can view, edit or delete my submitted personal information by sending a request via email to filmfestival[@] In case of no earlier request deletion, my general information will be kept for a maximum of six years starting in March 1, 2019. My film submission may be kept and reused for My film submission may be kept and used for BIO·FICTION Science Art Film Festival purposes, but no other purposes, for a maximum of 10 years starting March 1, 2019.