Can’t Get Enough of Amy Acker and Fran Kranz?

Posted in News on August 28th, 2014 | Comments Off

We can’t. So, we’ve added a screening of The Lord of Catan, starring Amy Acker and Fran Kranz, on Saturday at 11:30pm, with the feature, OF Dice and Men. Hyatt Learning Center.

Not Just Another Apoc Movie

Posted in News on August 28th, 2014 | Comments Off

Announcing additional screenings of our apocalyptic/post-apocalyptic films by our good friends over in Apocalypse Rising (Westin Chastain 1-2). FRI 5:30PM – 8:00pm.
You get:
Not Just Another Apoc Movie

Announcement: Silk Road Screenings

Posted in News on August 28th, 2014 | Comments Off

Announcing additional screenings of two of the Festival’s Asian films as part of the Silk Road Track in the Piedmont room.
FRI (SAT morning) 1:00am – Liquid
SUN 11:30pm – Dynamic Venus

Tweets from 08-15-2014 to 08-21-2014

Posted in News on August 22nd, 2014 | Comments Off

2014 Screening Blocks are Up

Posted in News on August 19th, 2014 | Comments Off

Want to start planning your film-watching schedule at Dragon Con? We’re here to help as the 2014 Dragon Con Film Festival screening blocks are listed here.

Tweets from 08-08-2014 to 08-14-2014

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Tweets from 08-01-2014 to 08-07-2014

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Revealing Our 2014 Poster

Posted in News on July 18th, 2014 | Comments Off

DCIFF 2014 PosterThe 2014 Dragon Con Independent Short Film Festival poster, created by Candice Broersma.











Dragon Con 2014 Indie Film Festival Official Film List

Posted in News on July 10th, 2014 | Comments Off

Here are our films for 2014. Just the names (info on each film will be up when the gnomes get it all collected).  Keep tuned, we’re adding more this week and next:

Short Films for 2014

Feature Films for 2014

Dragon Con Film Festival: Delayed Announcement Date

Posted in News on June 17th, 2014 | Comments Off

We’re busy examining all the submissions we’ve received for 2014, and to give all proper consideration, we’re going to take a little more time. I’m tentatively setting our announce date to June 26.

Final Submission Deadline Approaching – 5/17

Posted in News on May 8th, 2014 | Comments Off

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Reminder Regular Submissions End on 4/26

Posted in News on April 25th, 2014 | Comments Off

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Just a reminder the Regular Deadline ends tomorrow, 4/26.  However Late Submissions will be accepted thru May 10 (for Mail in Dvds) & May 17th (for WAB online screeners).

Dragon Con Superheroes needs you – Walk to End Lupus Now on 4/26

Posted in 2014 News, News on April 13th, 2014 | Comments Off

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Now you can show your support year-round! Dragon Con Superheroes is a community service project team created for our members, volunteers, and staff to expand our charity efforts each year. We want YOU to join us at the Walk to End Lupus Now on 4/26/14 at Piedmont Park. Join our team, raise money*, and make a real difference in the lives of those living with Lupus each day.

There are several ways you can do so:
1.      WALKER:     Join Team Dragon Con and walk with us! *In order to be considered a Dragon Con Superhero (and be entitled to the free t-shirt and exclusive party), walkers on Team Dragon Con must raise a minimum of $50.

2.      VIRTUAL WALKER:     Become a virtual walker and raise money* for Team Dragon Con.  Join Team Dragon Con.

3.      COSTUMED GREETER: Come out and cheer on the walkers as they cross the finish line by showing up in your best Superhero or other “Dragon Conesque” costume.  Sign up for Finish Line duty here.

For more details:

ABOUT THE LUPUS FOUNDATION OF AMERICA  The Lupus Foundation of America is the only national force devoted to solving the mystery of lupus while giving caring support to those who suffer from its brutal impact. Through a comprehensive program of research, education and advocacy the Lupus Foundation of America leads the fight to improve the quality of life for all people affected by lupus.  Lupus is an unpredictable and potentially fatal autoimmune disease that affects 55,000 Georgians, mostly women aged 18-45, but also men, children and women of all ages.

Regular Submission Deadline – April 26th

Posted in 2014 News, News on March 4th, 2014 | Comments Off

Did you miss our Earlybird deadline?

Don’t worry – just submit by Apr 26th to qualify for our Regular Deadline and discounted rate.

Late Deadline/rates apply: April 27 – May 10th.

For submission instructions visit:

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2013 Dragon Con Alum Short film available online

Posted in News on March 4th, 2014 | Comments Off

If you missed Writer/Director Angus Swantee’s dark comedy “Torturous” at our 2013 festival, you’re in luck…It’s now available for free viewing online at:

For more about the film, revisit:

Dragon Con Film Festival: CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS

Posted in News on February 19th, 2014 | Comments Off

The 2014 Dragon Con Independent Short Film Festival is open for submissions. The festival begins on August 29th in Atlanta GA.

We focus each year on showcasing the finest independent short films of the fantastic.  We welcome not only Sci-Fi, Fantasy, and Horror films, but any film of the imagination.  This includes Mysteries, Thrillers, Film Noirs, Comedies, Alt Lifestyle, Magical Realism, Surrealistic films, and most dramas, just to name a few, as well as short animated films of all types.  We take narrative shorts as well as documentaries. We also accept a limited number of features.

Reminder Approaching Early Bird Deadline: March 1, 2014
                                                      Regular Deadline: April 26th, 2014

For everything you need to submit, look at

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Posted in News on August 30th, 2013 | Comments Off

The New Trailer for “+1″

Posted in News on August 23rd, 2013 | Comments Off

Sunday night at Dragon Con you’ll have a chance to see the new IFC Midnight film, +1. It’s fun. It’s weird. It’s everything you expect from a film at Dragon Con, and this trailer will give you a peek. See it here.

Tweets from 08-16-2013 to 08-22-2013

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Tweets from 08-09-2013 to 08-15-2013

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