Nouvelles

10 august 2020

  • Festivals

    Fantasia 2020 : Kakegurui will have its Canadian Premiere

    Kakegurui – Compulsive Gambler is a 2019 Japanese film adaptation of a manga series of the same name by Homura Kawamoto. It is directed by Hayato Kawai, distributed by GAGA Pictures, and stars Minami Hamabe and Mahiro Takasugi as Yumeko Jabami and Ry?ta Suzui respectively. It was released in Japan on May 3, 2019. Bienvenue à l’académie privée Hyakkaoh où les jeunes privilégiés poursuivent leurs...

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10 august 2020

  • Festivals

    Fantasia 2020 : Come True , discover the teaser

    The new dark sci-fi thriller from the director of Our House with executive producer Vincenzo Natali (Cube, Splice, In the tall Grass), starring Julia Sarah Stone (Honey Bee, The Killing) and Landon Liboiron (Blumhouse’s Truth or Dare.) Come Tue is the newest feature from acclaimed Canadian filmmaker, visual effects artist and musician Anthony Scott Burns (Our House, Holiday’s Father’s Day segment) and executive produced by cult...

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09 august 2020

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    Fantasia 2020 : For the sake of vicious, World Premiere

    Gabriel Carrer (The demolisher) and Reese Eveneshen (Detective) have combined their cinematic prowess to create this brutal and thrilling DIY film. Lora Burke's talent is irrefutable from the very first scenes, brilliantly inaugurating the intense dramatic situation in which these characters are entangled. Made in only 15 days, full of practical special effects and stunts performed by the actors themselves, it's a real head-on collision imagined by these creative...

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09 august 2020

  • Festivals

    Fantasia 2020 : Fugitive dreams World premiere

    A field of red poppies rippling in the wind sums up the first minutes of Jason Neulander's Fugitive Dreams. With a touch of bright colour, we are transported to Dorothy's long lethargy in The Wizard of Oz. Suddenly, however, we return to the dark grey of a parched farm field. In the distance, the trees sway under a sky that doesn't bode well as John (Robbie Tann) and Mary (April Matthis) begin their journey. Co-scripted by director/producer Neulander from a...

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09 august 2020

  • Festivals

    Fantasia 2020: Dinner in America makes its Quebec Premiere

    "Dinner in America is my love letter to the early '90s punk scene in Lincoln, Nebraska that served as the backdrop for my formative years. I grew up playing in bands and spent the better part of two decades 4-tracking in a series of basements, apartments, and lockouts. The DIY ethic instilled through those experiences has informed my creative process and approach to filmmaking. Dinner in America represents the first film in which I've been able to showcase that spirit within a narrative. At...

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