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Fantasia 2012

Fantasia 2012 Roundup: Distribution Deals, Final Jury Awards, Audience Awards, and 2013 Dates

The Fantasia International Film Festival is over for now, but don't be too sad; the 2013 dates have already been announced! Fantasia will be back from the 18th of July to the 6th of August 2013. In the meantime read on for the last news from the 2012 edition.

Fantasia 2012 Jury Prize Winners Announced

Fantasia 2012 has come to an end, which means it's time for the announcement of this year's jury winners. As usual, they're an eclectic bunch, and hopefully we'll get to see them and all the other great films that screened during the fest here in the States sooner rather than later.

Fantasia 2012: More Game of Werewolves Eye Candy

Even though all the fun is winding down from this year's Fantasia International Film Festival, there are still some pretty cool things coming out of Montreal's big dance! Case in point: this latest platter of ocular candy for Game of Werewolves!

Fantasia 2012: Trailer for Original Texas Chain Saw Massacre Producer's New Urban Massacre Flick Boneboys

If you’re one of the lucky few at Fantasia tomorrow night, you’ll get to see the premiere of Boneboys, the newest slice and dice of survival horror from one of the producers of the original The Texas Chain Saw Massacre.

Motion Picture Purgatory: Zombie Ass: Toilet of the Dead

Zombie Ass: Toilet of the Dead had its Canadian premiere during the Fantasia International Film Festival, and Trembles came back with a Motion Picture Purgatory review for the film from mad genius Noboru Iguchi. Check it out!

Fantasia 2012: Magnolia Serves Up Distribution with a Side of Sushi Girl

One little film that's gotten lots of love at this year's Fantasia International Film Festival is the truly bizarre Sushi Girl (review). News has come out of the festival that the flick has secured itself some much needed distro. Read on for details.

Fantasia 2012: A Remake Found Hidden in the Woods

Word has come out of the Fantasia International Film Festival that one of the horror genre's favorite couples, Jennifer Blanc and Michael Biehn, will soon be remaking Patricio Valladares' Hidden in the Woods! Read on for the early word!

Fantasia 2012: Interview with Dead Sushi Director Noburu Iguchi

It’s not every day you get to interview one of Japanese’s biggest cult directors, but considering the fact that the Tokausatsu genre is amazingly prevalent for the Fantasia Film Festival crowd, it gave DC the chance to interview Noburu Iguchi about his film Dead Sushi!

Dead Sushi (2012)

Starring Rina Takeda, Kentaro Shimazu, Asami, Demo Tanaka, Directed by Noburu Iguchi

New Stills from John Cairns' Schoolgirl Apocalypse

Our contest for a download code for John Cairns' feature film debut Schoolgirl Apocalypse has one more day remaining, and in case you haven't entered yet, maybe this new batch of stills will entice you to start clicking!

My Amityville Horror (2012)

Starring Daniel Lutz, Lorraine Warren, Laura DiDio, Marvin Scott Directed by Eric Walter

Guest Blog: Toad Road Director Jason Banker on Urban Myths

Every town and city has an urban myth. We grow up hearing them as children. They are used to warn us about invisible dangers outside in the dark. Our parents use legends as a beacon of caution, warning us not to be out too late, or not to take the shortcut home through the forest…

Toad Road (2012)

Starring James Davidson, Sara Anne Jones, Whitleigh Higuera, Jamie Siebold, Scott Rader Directed by Jason Banker

Fantasia 2012


 Year  Country
  • Year: 2012
  • Country: Canada
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     Category  Color
  • Category: Feature, Short
  • Color type: N/A
  •  Director
  • Director: Various
  •  Writer(s)
  • Writer: Various
  •  Starring
  • Starring: Various
  •  Sub Genre
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    Plot Synopsis:

    Fantasia is the largest film festival in North America, a three-week long event that features premieres of films from all over the world. Their goal is not to find the most shocking or most brutal, but the most interesting horror, fantasy, sci-fi and undefinable films they can, and the crowd loves them for it.


    Reviews:
  • Dead Sushi (2012)
  • My Amityville Horror (2012)
  • Toad Road (2012)
  • Victim, The (2012)
  • Little Bit Zombie, A (2012)
  • Sushi Girl (2012)

  • Interviews:

    News:
    Fantasia 2012 Roundup: Distribution Deals, Final Jury Awards, Audience Awards, and 2013 Dates
    Fantasia 2012 Jury Prize Winners Announced
    Fantasia 2012: More Game of Werewolves Eye Candy
    Fantasia 2012: Trailer for Original Texas Chain Saw Massacre Producer's New Urban Massacre Flick Boneboys
    Motion Picture Purgatory: Zombie Ass: Toilet of the Dead
    Fantasia 2012: Magnolia Serves Up Distribution with a Side of Sushi Girl
    Fantasia 2012: A Remake Found Hidden in the Woods
    Fantasia 2012: Interview with Dead Sushi Director Noburu Iguchi
    New Stills from John Cairns' Schoolgirl Apocalypse
    Guest Blog: Toad Road Director Jason Banker on Urban Myths

    Gallery:

    http://www.fantasiafest.com


    CONTEST CLOSED! Win an iTunes Download Code for Fantasia Film Fest Selection Schoolgirl Apocalypse

    John Cairns' feature film debut Schoolgirl Apocalypse is premiering at the Fantasia Film Festival on Monday, July 30th, and will be available on iTunes on Tuesday, July 31st. In honor of the occasion, we have a pair of download codes to pass on to two lucky Dread Central readers!