South Korean film Voice of Silence directed by Hong Eui-jeong won the top prize – Best Film at 2021 Fantasia International Film Festival.
Fantasia International Film Festival
NAME OF FESTIVAL: Fantasia International Film Festival
WHERE: Montreal, Quebec, Canada
ABOUT THE FESTIVAL: Since its inception in 1996, the Fantasia International Film Festival is now recognized as the largest and most influential event of its kind in North America, a leader on the genre film scene and one of the country’s most popular film festivals. With a varied programming and an emphasis on the imaginative cinema of Asia, Europe and the Americas, Fantasia’s offerings range from unique and powerful personal visions to international commercial crowd-pleasers rarely seen in North America.
King Knight stars Matthew Gray Gubler and Angela Sarafyan as husband-and-wife high priest and priestess of a coven of witches in a small California community.
“It’s an adrenaline rush of exhilarating action scenes, made even more impressive by Donnie Yen’s incredible jawbreaking fighting skills …”
Watch First Clip for GIVING BIRTH TO A BUTTERFLY. Theodore Schaefer’s Road-Trip Drama Premieres at Fantasia
“No, I think it came that way.”
In the film, an ex-firefighter in Cape Town is forced to fight for his life after being accused of murdering his wife.
Dreams on Fire is described as “a love letter to the dynamic and striking urban dance and underground scene of Tokyo.”
Fantasia ends on August 25th with closing film, Takashi Miike’s The Great Yokai War: Guardians.
In celebration of Fantasia’s 25th anniversary, the festival will host a special event screening of James Gunn’s The Suicide Squad.
Watch the first video clip for Rob Schroeder’s sci-fi thriller Ultrasound, starring Vincent Kartheiser, Chelsea Lopez and Breeda Wool.
Fantasia International Film Festival announced the first wave of films for its 25th edition, set to run from August 5 – 25, 2021.
25th Fantasia International Film Festival will open with the World Premiere of Julien Knafo’s Brain Freeze, a smart and stylish zombie comedy.
Daria Woszek’s debut Marygoround swept the film awards of the Fantasia International Film Festival which closed out its digital 2020 edition.