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Top Rated Sci-fi Short Screenplays This Year

(Showing Top 20)

  • 502

    #1

    I Live Alone, Everyone Does
    George Snape | Sci-fi | Short | 17 pages | View Writer Profile
    In a world where people no longer interact with one another in person. A man and a woman break the cycle and rediscover the simple beauty of human connection.
  • 501

    #2

    Picnic at the end of the World
    Chris Dumbleton | Sci-fi | Short | 15 pages | View Writer Profile
    The World is about to end so an elderly couple see it out with a picnic!
  • 489

    #3

    VIRTUALLY FINE
    Gil Saint | Sci-fi | Short | 10 pages | View Writer Profile
    In the future, an experimental device can change anyone's worldview. But at what cost?
  • 468

    #4

    THOSE LAST MOMENTS
    Dimi Nakov | Sci-fi | Short | 14 pages | View Writer Profile
    “In a Dystopian Future Casey and her two brothers have become really good at surviving on almost anything while searching for their parents, but one night an unknown force abducts the youngest brother and the oldest dies in her hands, which leaves Casey with a difficult choice to make, that most of us hopefully never have to.”
  • 465

    #5

    Fear Factory
    SARAH polhaus | Sci-fi | Short | 26 pages
    In order to save the family business a soft-spoken man recruits the services of a mysterious biological company propelling him into a race against time when their deadly product is released into society.
  • 459

    #6

    The Writer's Home
    D.C. Lozar | Sci-fi | Short | 15 pages | View Writer Profile
    A demented old man plans to break out of a robotic nursing home.
  • 459

    #7

    The Twenty-Seventh
    Lachlan Marks | Sci-fi | Short | 12 pages | View Writer Profile
    A troubled celebrity-turned-outlaw and an ambitious journalist lock horns in a secret, late-night interview with unexpected consequences for both parties.
  • 451

    #8

    Frog
    John Harden | Sci-fi | Short | 8 pages | View Writer Profile
    In a university laboratory late one stormy night, a disabled young woman named Athena meets a hyper-intelligent frog named Max. Max offers Athena a fresh perspective on life as he sees it from behind the terrarium glass.
  • 442

    #9

    Bruno
    Charlotte Daniel | Sci-fi | Short | 16 pages
    A lonely widower has made the heart-breaking decision to have his old dog, Bruno, put to sleep. It’s never easy saying goodbye to your loved ones, but when John comes across the opportunity to have his old friend cloned, he soon realises that it is more than just our genetic makeup that make us who we are.
  • 436

    #10

    Ian
    Evan Rosse | Sci-fi | Short | 17 pages | View Writer Profile
    A distraught and deeply flawed mother employs extraordinary tactics to keep her family together
  • 436

    #11

    SAIRA
    John Kontoyannis | Sci-fi | Short | 29 pages
    In a post-apocalyptic world, a sinister alien race called the Vaar rule the earth. For the Grayson girls Celine and Anna, life is a brutal struggle for survival. With a mother on her deathbed, limited food, Celine suffering a dark transformation and the constant monitoring of the Vaar, hope is dwindling by the day. And just when it’s all about to come crumbling down… hope emerges. And her name is Saira.
  • 432

    #12

    Inside
    James Boyle | Sci-fi | Short | 11 pages | View Writer Profile
    When access to their son’s childhood memories are unexpectedly revoked from the app designed to keep them safe, a strained and confused family must come to terms with an even greater loss.
  • 431

    #13

    Entombment
    Justin Solaiman | Sci-fi | Short | 23 pages | View Writer Profile
    A girl wakes up in a room with no exits. With no way out her only chance at salvation is an A.I., who seems to be her keeper.
  • 429

    #14

    Overseer
    Federico Casal | Sci-fi | Short | 26 pages | View Writer Profile
    The seemingly unrelated lives of a powerful clinic owner and a young freedom fighter go through a critical day as civil unrest rages across the country.
  • 428

    #15

    RECTIFIED
    Dimi Nakov, Jean Marcello | Sci-fi | Short | 20 pages | View Writer Profile
    Rogue corporate employee Cara is captured with a compromising data uploaded into her mind and then taken to a secret facility to be interrogated by A.I.M.E (Artificial Intelligence Memory Extraction Program).
  • 427

    #16

    The Cronus Program
    David Oster | Sci-fi | Short | 14 pages
    On an experimental interstellar mission program consisting of one adult Captain and three young boys, when the Captain is in cryosleep for too long, one boy must break protocol attempting to save him, but this leads to a startling new discovery.
  • 423

    #17

    AlieNation
    Ray Raghavan, Nick Purrier | Sci-fi | Short | 10 pages | View Writer Profile
    An 8 year old Mexican girl and her mother try to escape border agents but run into something even more dangerous deep within the forest.
  • 406

    #18

    The Last Game Short 10-15-19
    Gina Screen | Sci-fi | Short | 15 pages | View Writer Profile
    A desperate mother fighting to save her child government forces in a future America devastated by climate change, stumbles upon an even greater threat to survival.
  • 405

    #19

    Parallels
    Scott Nelson | Sci-fi | Short | 10 pages | View Writer Profile
    Alex Carson discovers he has slipped into a parallel world with another Alex Carson. Trouble is, he likes that Alex's life better than his own.
  • 396

    #20

    UTOPIA
    Dimi Nakov, Jean Marcello | Sci-fi | Short | 35 pages | View Writer Profile
    A group of mischievous teens accidentally find themselves on a hostile post-apocalyptic planet where they struggle to survive and stumble upon the truth that can bring unity or war to the two rival worlds.

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