Category Archives: SciFi

DREAMOVER Original Title: Dreamover Year: 2021 Duration: 99 min. Country: Russia Director: Roman Olkhovka (first time director) Script: Roman Olkhovka Cast: Ilya Chepyrev, Angelina Savchenko, Roman Olkhovka Synopsis: Dmitriy is a lonely, aging man who randomly comes across an advertisement for a clinic that helps treat insomnia and bad dreams. He’s been having a reoccurring nightmare where he is submerged and drowning in a large void of water. The doctor at the clinic provides Dmitriy with a device that replaces his bad dreams with wonderfully vivid pleasant ones. On his first night with the device, he unlocks a forgotten romance between his younger self and a gorgeous woman named Masha. These new pleasant dreams inspire Dmitriy to reunite with his old friend Max and take up playing his dusty guitar again. However, as he experiences the ups and eventual downs of his relationship with Masha, he begins to understand how

ANNULAR ECLIPSE Original Title: Ji yi qiu long Year: 2021 Duration: 98 min. Country: China Director: Zhang Chi Guión: Zhang Chi Cast: Liu Kejun, Mohamed Ebrahim, Wang Ziyi Synopsis: What is human identity but an extended daily collection of memories of what a person did, said and thought, how they loved, dreamed, despaired and got on their knees after failures?  In the futuristic Chinese city of 2030, two hired assassins, Ge and Song, cold-bloodedly murder successive targets set by a mysterious organisation. But Ge hasn't been himself lately. Surreal nightmares and strange visions during the day make the man wonder if he is a creation of modern technology that eliminated Alzheimer's, but also gave people the tools to manipulate the human mind. Suddenly, as he completes the task, Ge notices a photo of the victim with... himself. Reviews: “Chinese Sci-Fi Thriller Annular Eclipse delivers kinetic cinematography and fills the screen