‘News Releases’ Archive

Fantasia 2013 in iTunes!

Back by popular demand, the Fantasia International Film Festival is once again offering a selection of films from the 2013 festival edition programming in Premium Video-On-Demand. The films are featured on the Fantasia Festival page on iTunes. Since 2011, Fantasia extends the festival experience by making films available on the platform that screened at the [...]

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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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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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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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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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FANTASIA 2012: OVER 160 FILMS FOR OUR 16TH YEAR!

Press release For immediate release FANTASIA 2012: OVER 160 FILMS FOR OUR 16TH YEAR! Montreal, July 11, 2012 – Greetings, cinephiles! The time is now for Fantasia’s 16th edition and we’re throwing a 160-film Sweet 16 blowout that’s going to shake Montreal to its knees. We hope your retinas’ and stomachs have plenty of space, [...]

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FANTASIA 2012: OCCIDENTAL LINEUP

Press release For immediate release FANTASIA 2012: OCCIDENTAL LINEUP Montreal, July 11, 2012 – As always, Fantasia’s 2012 Occidental film lineup is a thrilling cross of world premieres, hot new works and a supercharged smorgasbord of some of the most acclaimed genre films from Cannes, Sundance, Rotterdam, Berlin, SXSW, Sitges and Tribeca, most having their [...]

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FANTASIA 2012: ASIAN CINEMA IS BACK IN FORCE!

Press release For immediate release FANTASIA 2012: ASIAN CINEMA IS BACK IN FORCE! Montreal, July 11, 2012 – Fantasia 2012 promises to be a dream year for fans of cinema hailing from all corners of Asia. Japan, the Republic of Korea, Hong Kong, continental China, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam, the Philippines and India will make you [...]

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