‘Fantasia Festival’ Archive

A RAGING SUCCESS ACROSS THE BOARD FOR FANTASIA’S SWEET 16th EDITION + FINAL PRIZES ANNOUNCED

The 16th edition of the Fantasia International Film Festival has just come to an end, and our team is celebrating the resounding success of this year’s edition. With over 109,000 spectators and industry attendees, this year saw record crowds flock to the event—up 7,000 people over last year.

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FANTASIA 2012 JURY AWARDS – AND THE WINNERS ARE…

The 16th edition of the Fantasia International Film Festival has drawn to a close and our team is delighted by the great success of this year’s edition. The juries have finished deliberating on this year’s competitions and are pleased to announce the following winners.

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LIST OF SOLD-OUT SHOWS – UPDATED DAILY!

The Tall Man 2012-07-19 19:00 Ronal the Barbarian 2012-07-21 11:00 Fists of the White Lotus 2012-07-21 13:25 Sushi Girl 2012-07-21 19:00 Dead Sushi 2012-07-22 19:10 Funeral Kings 2012-07-22 19:55 Possession 2012-07-22 20:30 My Amityville Horror 2012-07-22 22:10 Memory of the Dead 2012-07-23 19:15 We Are Legion: The Story of the Hacktivists 2012-07-23 22:00 Punch 2012-07-24 [...]

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The iPhone mobile application is now available!

You still have a week of movie madness to enjoy and the iPhone app is finally here! We are sorry for its late arrival due to technical and approval issues. But you can now make the most of it!

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Tribute to Chris Marker

Fantasia will be paying tribute to Chris Marker,one of the most influential filmmakers of all time,who passed away on July 30 of this year. Tomorrow at 4:30,right before the CARRE BLANC screening,we will present LA JETÉE,hosted by David Bordwell,in memory of this unique and remarkable filmmaker.

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FIRST EDITION OF FANTASIA INDUSTRY RENDEZ-VOUS WRAPS UP, TWO PRODUCTION DEALS ALREADY ANNOUNCED

The inaugural edition of the Fantasia International Film Festival’s Industry Rendez-Vous wrapped-up this past Sunday in Montreal with great success.

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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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