Second and FINAL Deadline: August 31, 2014

The new final deadline to submit your short film about synthetic biology and/or its societal ramifications is only 2 months away!

We are encouraging filmmakers to share their cinematic visions of a present or future society shaped by synthetic biology. What is your view on a world living with synthetic life forms? The approach is up to you – the filmmaker, scientists or artist – entries can cover science, fiction, or science fiction. We welcome documentary films, animations, short fiction and experimental films.


Submit your synthetic biology short film!

The total prize money will be 6.000 € (about 8.250 $)

Visit to find more detailed information on the film festival. The shortlisted and awarded films will be presented betweenOctober 23-25, 2014, at the Museum of Natural History in Vienna, Austria. There is no entry fee for submitting films.

We also accept online submissions (e.g. via WeTransfer, dropbox, etc). 


Bio-fiction 2014 is produced by Biofaction KG