The festival is a popular showcase of the best sci-fi and fantasy movies from all around the world. There is a competition category for short and feature films ("Cine Futures"), a category called "Revelations" for more experimental movies, a "Out of Competition" category for more commercial and high entertainment sci-fi and fantasy movies, "Little Futures" focused on young adults, and a retrospective ("Retro Futures") dedicated to a master of sci-fi and fantasy movies.
Along the screenings, there will also be other initiatives like panels, masterclasses and workshops on sci-fi and fantasy literature, television, videogames and on topics such as futurist architecture and new urban development and exhibitions.
There will be awards for each category except for the retrospective and out of competition.
There will be an audience award, while a jury will assign awards for: best movie, most innovative movie, best director, best special effects, best actor, best actress.
The films submitted need to be Italian Premieres. The submitters need to be the owners of the rights. If you are selected the festival will not pay any screening fee nor will be obliged to invite the director or cast & crew.