The Sci-Fi Gene

Blog URL:http://sci-fi-gene.blogspot.com
Blog Tags:science fiction, film, reviews, filmmaking, CGI, book, TV, sci-fi, independent
Country:United Kingdom
Location:London

Part research institute, part support group for those who, like me, enjoy the best and worst of sci-fi. Come over for views and reviews of sci-fi film, TV, books as well as news of my (mis)adventures in CGI and amateur filmmaking



Latest Blog Posts



Adam and Eden, the hero and heroine of French film “Upside Down” are star-crossed lovers, the poor boy and the rich girl. Just like Romeo and Juliet, Laura and Alec or Megashark and Giant Octopus, they live in different worlds – no, they l...

“Hidden Figures” tells the story of three mathematicians who became crucial to the US space programme, and who faced down sexists and racists in the segregated America of the 1960s along the way. The three lead characters, Katherine Johnson, Mary...

Landscape, forest and villagesTest renderCloser view...

Working on a Martian landscape, with some help from the Guru:Someone should sweep up all these rocks...Produced in Blender 2.76Based on a Blender Guru tutorial...

Produced in Blender 2.76...

Scamanderick

on Nov 22, 2016

Newt Scamander’s never quite tough enoughTo catch his pet niffler who snaffles stuff.Well-meaning, sincere,And not quite all here:In other words – typical Hufflepuff...

Nicholas is a young boy, probably eight or nine. He lives with his mother, and other young boys and their curiously pale-skinned mothers, in a town of concrete cube houses on an isolated island. Nicholas' very presence is an enigma - like the other b...