Dome Under Fulldome Festival
The Melbourne Planetarium is pleased to invite you to participate in the Dome Under Fulldome Festival, the first ever Fulldome Film Festival in Australia. The festival will take place at the Melbourne Planetarium, 8–9 February 2020.
The two-day film festival will be a celebration of the fulldome film format and it will promote the medium to a wider audience. The festival is independent and open to contributions from all around the world.
|Single Session (Saturday)||AUD$20|
|Single Session (Sunday)||AUD$20|
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The Dome Under Festival is the first fulldome festival in Australia. It will showcase recent fulldome productions from around the world to an audience comprising planetarium professionals, fulldome filmmakers and the public. This festival will be a celebration of the fulldome film format and it will promote the medium to a wider audience. The festival is independent and open to contributions from all around the world.
Filmmakers, producers and distributors may apply to present full-length feature shows or short films (including student works) All films entered into the festival must have been completed on or after 1 January 2019. All films will be curated and nominated for screening at the festival. A Pre-selection Committee will determine which films will be screened at the festival and included into the Festival Competition. An independent Festival Jury will then award the following prizes:
- Best Astronomy Education
- Best Narrative
- Best Experimental
- Best Short
- Best Student Work
The festival is comprised of two parts, the Festival Competition (8–9 February 2020) and the Best of the Fest (10 February–1 March). The Best of Fest sessions will include one screening each weekday, and eight screenings each weekend of a selection of the best films from the festival (as selected by the Pre-Selection Committee).
- 4 October: Submissions Open
- 29 November: Submissions Close
- 16 December: Announcement of final program
- 10 January: Deadline to receive all films
- 8–9 February: Dome Under Fulldome Festival
The Dome Under Fulldome Festival would like to thank the following sponsors for their generous support:
Become a sponsor
The Melbourne Planetarium invites you to participate as a sponsor and/or exhibitor at the festival. Interested in becoming a sponsor of the Dome Under Fulldome Festival?
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