Fantasia International Film Festival

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Fantasia unveils jury award winners

Director Patrick Bouchard (pictured) won a special award for technical accomplishment for NFB animated short Bydlo Wednesday as the festival wrapped in Montreal.

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Fantasia books latest from Pascal Laugier, Rob Grant and Seth Smith

The Montreal genre festival plans a screening of Laugier’s The Tall Man (pictured), a Canada-France co-production shot last year in B.C., on opening night July 19.

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Fantasia introduces animation sidebar, rebrands jury prize

The Montreal genre festival has launched the Axis section to showcase international animation, from social realism to mind-bending fantasy.

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Fantasia drawing 250 industry professionals: Organizers

The Montreal event will host an international co-production market later this month.


Fantasia to show updated In the Belly of the Dragon

The festival screening will feature a roundtable discussion of director and actors.


Fantasia genre fest announces program highlights

The Montreal fest will give a world premiere to Jennifer Lynch’s Chained (pictured), debut a travelling art show and feature seven Canadian projects in the Off-Frontieres sidebar.

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Fantasia genre festival unveils co-production forum lineup

Canada has four projects in the co-pro forum, including Bruce McDonald’s Pontypool Changes, and Pork Chop, by director Sid Zanforlin.

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Montreal’s Fantasia genre fest launches coproduction market

The Frontieres international coproduction market will look to get genre film concepts from Canada, Europe, Scandinavia, Australia and the U.S. into production.