Film Room (Cinema Obscura)

Minicon 47's film room will be an incarnation of Cinema Obscura in following with our recent recent tradition of showing films that you've probably never heard of rather than just replaying the latest blockbusters that you could easily watch at home.

For 2012, Cinema Obscura plans on going indie and viral! We will show documentaries such as

Independent narratives such as

International short films like

And even webseries, such as

Here's the tentative schedule:


6:00pm-7:00pm The Vetala

8:30pm-9:30pm: Chris Garcia's Short

9:30pm-11:00pm: Charles Beaumont: The Short Life of Twilight Zone's Magic Man

11:00pm-12:00am: Aidan 5 (part 1)

12:00am-1:00am: The Yellow Sign


10:30am-12:00pm: GOLD

12:00pm-1:00pm: L5

1:00pm-2:00pm: Guidolon: The Giant Space Chicken

2:00pm-3:00pm: TBA

4:00pm-6:00pm: Finding the Future: A Science Fiction Conversation

6:00pm-7:30pm: Aidan 5 (part 2)

7:30pm-10:00pm: Shorts:

  • A Complex Villainelle (8 min)
  • Cockpit: The Rule of Engagement (12 minutes)
  • Nickel Children (16 minutes)
  • Paths of Hate (10 minutes)
  • Payload (21 minutes)
  • Status (19 minutes)
  • The Anachronism (15 minutes)
  • The Wars of Other Men (28 Minutes)

10:00pm-12:00am: Ink


10:00am-12:00noon: Sita Sings the Blues

12:00pm-1:30pm: Lumina

1:30pm-3:00pm: Lunopolis