Archive for July, 2012

FORBIDDEN VISIONS

an exclusive exhibition of uncensored fantastic film and underground cinema poster art from the Cinepix / John Dunning archives.

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Don’t miss the Quebec Premiere of Lee Han’s PUNCH tonight!

If you’re in need of restoring your faith in humanity in two hours of cinema capable of eliciting as many gales of laughter as it does tears shed for the right reasons, PUNCH is your prescription.

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Free Opening Vernissage! IF THEY CAME FROM WITHIN: An Alternative History of Canadian Horror – July 20, 5-7pm

We are pleased to invite you to the exclusive World Premiere launch of a unique national art exposition, presented by Rue Morgue Magazine, the Fantasia International Film Festival and the Cinémathèque québecoise – with many of the participating visual artists and filmmakers in person!

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CANADIAN FILMMAKING SHINES AT FANTASIA 2012

Individualistic, cutting-edge genre cinema from Canada is front and centre at this year’s Fantasia fest.

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Special Event: THE DEVIL’S CARNIVAL

Hosted by Darren Lynn Bousman and Terrance Zdunich! Featuring sideshow performances, a costume contest (dress up!), secret projections and other surprises!

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Fantasia 2012 Official Opening Party!

Free entrance for everyone!

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The much-anticipated 2012 Fantasia Festival program launch is TONIGHT at the SAT!

Join us to celebrate the launch of the 2012 program at the SAT (1201, boul Saint-Laurent). Get your schedule and your program, including the trailers DVD (almost 4 hours of trailers and extras) as well as your Fantasia 2012 T-shirt before everybody else! The park will come alive from 6pm to the sounds of DJs, [...]

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Cult actors James Duval and Noah Hathaway added to stellar SUSHI GIRL guest lineup!

As if the International premiere of Kern Saxton’s Sushi Girl on July 21 at 7pm wasn’t already set to be a happening of transcendental proportions  with actors Tony Todd (Candyman), Andy Mackenzie  (of Jed Strahm’s Knifepoint, which played Fantasia last summer) and – Luke Skywalker himself! – Mark Hamill in  person, breaking news has it [...]

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FANTASIA 2012: OFFICIAL SPONSORS & PARTNERS

Press release immediate release FANTASIA 2012: OFFICIAL SPONSORS & PARTNERS Montreal, July 11, 2012 – Since its first edition in 1996, the Fantasia International Film Festival has always counted on the support of several sponsors, partners and advertisers. For our 16th edition, we’ve gathered 25 partner sponsors, seven media sponsors, and close to 150 advertisers. [...]

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FANTASIA 2012: FANTASIA WELCOMES MORE GUESTS TO MONTREAL THAN EVER BEFORE!

Press Release For Immediate Release FANTASIA 2012: FANTASIA WELCOMES MORE GUESTS TO MONTREAL THAN EVER BEFORE! Montreal, July 11, 2011 – It’s become a well-known fact that Fantasia excels at inviting filmmakers from the four corners of the world and showing them a great time in Montreal. This year, the festival keeps up with its [...]

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