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OPORTO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL FANTASPORTO 2022 Oporto Film Festival promotes films that seek new forms and methods of film making. 

42nd OPORTO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL – FANTASPORTO 2022  April 1 - 10, 2022

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EXCLUSIVE - Fantasporto 2019 line up revealed to filmfestivals.com audience

FANTASPORTO 39 will run from February 22nd till March 2nd 2019

ALLWAYS NEW, DIFFERENT AND MODERN

 

Every year, a new batch. Every year, new films with new perspectives, bringing with them the sounds, images, feelings and ideas of our times.  Every year, a totally new festival with the latest film production of the world.

 

For the next edition of FANTASPORTO, THE 39TH OPORTO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL, hundreds of shorts and features from 54 countries were appreciated, confirming all the vitality of the cinema as a reflection of what is happening in the world but also as a challenge to express on film the point of view of its creators.

Under this year’s theme, THE CHALLENGES OF MODERNITY, all genres, all colours, people from all over the world meet at the festival. Special moments celebrate the great Classics like Easy Rider, The Shining, A Clockwork Orange e Alien, on the occasion of their anniversaries, reminding us of the full glory of their original big screen exhibition.

Fantasporto begins its competiions on February 22d in Oporto, Portugal’s (twice) Leading European Destination, the city that embraces the river Douro and the Atlantic Ocean, a not-to-miss meeting point for all FILM LOVERS.

 

 

FANTASPORTO 2019 LINE-UP

 

PROGRAMA/ PROGRAMME

 

OFFICIAL SELECTION

Pre-Opening 19 Feb- Easy Rider-50 years by Dennis Hopper –  95’ – USA - 1969

Official Opening: Prospect –Zeek Earl, Chris Caldwell- 100’- Can / USA - 2018

Closing Feature: The Russian Bride- Michael S. Ojeda- 103’- USA

CINEMA FANTÁSTICO/FANTASY CINEMA OFFICIAL SECTION

 

Competição/Competition

 

Longas-Metragens /Features

Isabelle –Robert Heydon- 81’ –Can / USA

His Master’s Voice – Gyorgy Palfi - 110’- Hungary

DOE- Justin Foia- 98’ –  USA

Daddy’s Girl – Julian Richards- 80’- USA

Living Space – Steven Spiel – 80’ – Australia

The Fare- D.C. Hamilton-  80’ – USA

Demon Eye- Ryan Simons- 87´- UK

The Head- Jordan Downey – 72’ –EUA

Human, Space, Time and Human- Kim Ki-Duk-121’ South Korea

In Fabric- Peter Strickland – 118’ – UK

Monstrum –  Jong-Ho Huh-  105’- South Korea

The Witch: Part 1- The Subversion– Hoon-Jung Park –125’ - South Korea

The Sonata- Andrew Desmond- 88’  UK /Fra

Prospect –Zeek Earl, Chris Caldwell- 100’- Can /USA

Reborn – Julian Richards- 78’- USA

A Mata Negra- Rodrigo Aragão- 100’- Brazil

The Witch in the Window- Andy Milton-  77’ – USA

Deadtectives- Tony West – 93’ -USA

The Russian Bride- Michael S. Ojeda- 103’- USA

 

Curtas Metragens / Shorts 

 

Makr – Hana Kazim- 14’ 45’’ –Arab United Emirates-/ Emiratos Árabes Unidos

The Original – Michelle Cervera Garza - 13’ 09’’ – UK

La Noria-  Carlos Baena- 12’ – Esp/Spain

Roberta’s Living Room -  Judy Suh- 12’34’’- USA

Bluebird -  Amanda Sant’Anna, Carlos Fernandes, Gonçalo Veloso, João Lage, João Mendes- 6’ – Port

The Desolation Prize- Shane Day – 15’ 08’’ – Canada

My First Time- Asaf Livni - 9’ 28’’ – Israel

The Shipment – Bobby Bala- 13’ - Canada

Fortune- Alexandre Moisan, Nicolas Castelli, Simon Magnat, Nicolas Ferracci, Pedro Pillot- 5’14’’ – Fra

Mysteries of the Wild – Rui Veiga- 10’35’’- Port

Flotando – Frankie de Leonardis- 9’09’’- Esp/Spain

Retch – Keir Siewert- 4’20’’ – UK

 

29ª SEMANA DOS REALIZADORES/ DIRECTORS WEEK OFFICIAL SECTION

 

Competição/Competition

 

The Panama Papers – Alex Winter - 96’- USA

X- The eXploited- Károly Mészáros- 111’ – Hungary

Kuya Wes – James Robin Mayo- 90’ – Filipinas

Waiting for Sunset – Carlo Catu – 90’ Filipinas

School Service – Louie Lagdameo Ignacio . 95’- Filipinas

Nancy – Christina  Choe- 85’ – USA

Painting Life –  Biju Kumar Damodaran- 140’- India          

Werewolf- Adrian Panek – 88’- Polónia/Alem/Hol

 

ORIENT EXPRESS OFFICIAL SECTION

 

Competição/Competition

 

Kuya Wes – James Robin Mayo- 90’ – Filipinas  

Waiting for Sunset – Carlo Catu – 90’ Filipinas    

School Service – Louie Lagdameo Ignacio . 95’- Filipinas  

The Witch: Part 1- The Subversion– Hoon-Jung Park –125’ - Coreia do Sul  

Monstrum –  Jong-Ho Huh-  105’- Coreia Sul  

Human, Space, Time and Human- Kim Ki-Duk-121’- Coreia do Sul  

Painting Life –  Biju Kumar Damodaran- 140’- India          

 

 

PREMIÈRE & PANORAMA

OFFICIAL SECTION OUT OF COMPETITION

 

Fora de competição/ Non-competitive

 

Longas Metragens/Features

 

All the Creatures Were Stirring-  Rebekah & David McKendry – 80’ – USA

Lust – Severin Eskeland- 84’ – Noruega/Norway

Framed- Marc Martínez Jordán- 80’ -  Esp/Spain

St Agatha- Darren Lynn Bousman – 98’ - USA

Two Times You (Dos Veces Tú) – México – 96’

Decision: Liquidation- Alexander Aravin – 97’- Russia

 

 

Curtas e Médias Metragens/Shorts

 

Fuga de Natal – Gui Campos- 37’ Brazil

The Shipment- Bobby Bala- 25’ -  Canada

Set – Up- Vassilis Goudelis – 12’50’’ – Greece

 

PRÉMIOS CINEMA PORTUGUÊS/ PORTUGUESE CINEMA AWARDS

Competição/Competition

 

MELHOR FILME/ BEST FILM

(só inéditos/previews only)

 

Curtas-metragens/Shorts

 

Bluebird -  Amanda Sant’Anna, Carlos Fernandes, Gonçalo Veloso, João Lage, João Mendes- 6’ – Port

Dig Another Grave – Francisco Morais e Miguel Pinto – 12’ 56’’- UK/Port

Eva- Bernardo Lopes- 14’56’’– Port

Summerfest- Maria Hespanhol – 8’ 32’’ -Port

Metade -  Hugo Neves, Filipe Teixeira, António Riboira, Vasco Gonçalves – 5’- Port

A Era das Ovelhas-  Eva Mendes, Joana de Sousa, Sara Augusto – 5’ 38’’- Port

EntreTons Expandido – Luís Miranda- 4’41- Port

Magister- Gustavo dos Santos- 20’- Port

Dogma- Guillerme Dessa- 13’54’’-Port

After Party – Pedro Santasmarinas – 6’28’’- Port

Fiddler –Pedro Melo-  8’54’’- Port

Mysteries of the Wild – Rui Veiga- 10’35’’- Port

O Caminho de Santiago no Alto Minho – Martin Dale- 30’- Port

 

Longa metragens/ Features

 

The Head- Jordan Downey – 72’ –USA/Port

 

MELHOR ESCOLAS DE CINEMA/ BEST FILM SCHOOL

 

UNIVERSIDADE DA BEIRA INTERIOR

Um Marco No Futebol – José Caetano -10’ – Port

Eikasia- Francisco Morais e Miguel Pinto- 24’29’ – Port

 

UNIVERSIDADE DO MINHO (INSTITUTO DE CIÊNCIAS SOCIAIS)

O Som Dos Sineiros- Vanessa Cortez e Isabella Masiero 11'33’’ – Port

[Awaken] - Cristiano Maciel, Diogo Bastos, Joana Soares E Rita Almeida - 3'15” – Port

Mergulho No Cávado- Ana Maria Dinis, Filipa Castro Gomes, Inês Lopes, Mónica Sampaio – 3’ 31’’– Port

Castigo Da Idade- Cátia Moura, Lara Varanda, Mariana Duarte, Sara Cunha, Vanda Elias – 3’ -Port 

Shinigami- Diana Alves, Inês Paredes, Márcia Fernandes, Marta Fernandes E Susana Nevada – 8’ 53’’- Port  

Ruas - Cristiano Maciel, Diogo Rodrigues E Francisco Sousa – 3’ 01’’- Port

Vítima Das Circunstâncias- Sofia Summavielle- 3’ 41’’ – Port

 

UNIVERSIDADE CATÓLICA DO PORTO (ESCOLA DAS ARTES)

Bruma- Sofia Cachim, Gabriel Peixoto, Mónica Correia, Daniela Santos – 6’04’’- Port

Dentro- João Faria- 13’46’’- Port

Mundo na Mão – Francisca Magalhães, Joana Tato Broges, Maria Canela – 8’ 48’’ – Port

Na Sombra -  Miguel Alves- 14’21’’- Port – WORLD PREMIÈRE

 

UTAD – UNIVERSIDADE DE TRÁS-OS-MONTES E ALTO DOURO

20.06.2018 – Daniel Silva, Filipe Mendonça, Nelson Sousa, Tiago Faria-  7’ – Port

Metade -  Hugo Neves, Filipe Teixeira, António Riboira, Vasco Gonçalves – 5’- Port -

107 -  Micael Liberato, David Fonseca- 6’ Port

Bluebird -  Amanda Sant’Anna, Carlos Fernandes, Gonçalo Veloso, João Lage, João Mendes- 6’ – Port

Faísca 0 Justes- Amanda Sant’Anna, Carlos Fernandes, Gonçalo Veloso, João Lage, João Mendes – 11’ – Port

 

EPI/ETIC (Lisboa)

Sem Saída- André Rodrigues- 10’ – Port

Terra Ardida- Francisco Romão – 12’ – Port

Colapso – Carolina Lourenço – 19’ – Port

 

ESAP- ESCOLA SUPERIOR ARTÍSTICA DO PORTO

No Fim do Mar- João Monteiro – 15’ Port

Rorschach- André Moreira- 7’ 59’’ - Port

Cinzas- Célia Fraga – 15’ 1’’- Port

Dream Girl –  Carlos Real – 3’ 20’’-Port

 

ESMAD- ESCOLA SUPERIOR DE MEDIA ARTES E DESIGN

Estranho Amor – João Silva Santos – 13’ 38’ –Port

Sleep Tight-  João Ribeiro, Miguel Silva, Rafael Garcia -4’ 2’’- Port

Às Vezes Sou Pessoa às Vezes Sou Dinossauro – Rosana Soares- 14’20’’ – Port

Memoriam- Andreia Pereira, Rita Manso – 6’56’’ – Port

 

INSTITUTO PORTUGUÊS DE FOTOGRAFIA- CURSO FOTOGRAFIA E CINEMA- PORTO

SamSara- Ana Silva- 4’14’’- Port

Saudade – Andreia Matos – 2’9’’- Port

Nica - António Almeida - 4’ 5’’- Port

Nostalgia – Catarina Dessa – 2’ 54’’ Port

Sem Cor- Clara Araújo- 3’52’’- Port

Prelúdio – Diana Sá, Hernâni Sousa- 1’- Port

Self-Destruction - Micael Afonso- 4’- Port

Sonho. Não sei Quem Sou –Sara Ferreira- 4’ 07’’- Port

Mind’s Limits- Susana Meneses – 2’44’’- Port

Cam #1 – Tomás Pedro, Pedro Sardinha- 1’ 4’’- Port

 

6º FANTAS CLASSICS

(Special Anniversary Screenings)

 

50 ANOS Estreia /50th Anniversary Opening

Easy Rider-  Dennis Hopper –  95’ - USA- 1969

 

90 ANOS de Stanley Kubrick / 90th Anniversary of Stanley Kubrick

A Clockwork Orange – Stanley Kubrick – 137’- UK/USA- 1971

The Shining- Stanley Kubrick- 119’-UK/USA-  1980

 

40 ANOS Estreia / 40th Anniversary Opening

Alien – Ridley Scott-116’ - UK/USA- 1979

 

RETROSPECTIVA /RETROSPECTIVES

 

THE CHANGING FACE OF FEMININITY IN 60’S TAIWAN

(in cooperation with Taiwan Cinema Toolkit)

 

The Fantasy of the Deer Warrior- Ying Chang- 87’ -1961 - Taiwan

Vengeance of the Phoenix Sisters – Chen Hung-Min – 87’ – 1968 - Taiwan

The Husband’s Secret – Lin Tuan-Chiu – 102’ - 1960- Taiwan

May 13th, Night of Sorrow– Lin Tuan-Chiu- 97’ – 1965 - Taiwan

Six Suspects – Lin Tuan-Chiu- 108’ – 1965 - Taiwan

 

HUNGARIAN FOCUS- THE NEW GENERATION

 (In cooperation with the  Hungarian National Film Fund)

 

Bad Poems-  Gábor Reisz- 97’- Hung - 2018

Open – Orsi Nagypál – 90? -Hung - 2018

Kills on Wheels- Attila Till- 93’ – Hung- 2016

His Master’s Voice – Gyorgy Palfi - 110’- Hung- 2018

 X- The eXploited- Károly Mészáros- 111’ – Hung- 2018

 

 

 

 

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40th OPORTO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL runs Feb 28, March 7

The Oporto International Film Festival, specializes in fantasy and science-fiction films in its Official Competitive section.
This Festival also includes the 18th New Directors Week with an Official Competition and a Retrospective section. The Festival’s director, Mário Dorminsky, is preparing, with the help of the Portuguese Film Institute, a program with Portuguese Films for the benefit of the foreign guests in Fantasporto.
The Festival runs now in 5 theatres (2,600 seats altogether ) and screens nearly new 200 feature films each year. The press coverage of the Festival is made by all the most important Portuguese newspapers, radio stations and television networks and by foreign specialized press. This allows press dossiers of about 5000 clippings every year and represents a unique media coverage in Portugal for similar cultural events.

Almost 110,000 entries, per year is the average of the Festival’s past editions.

 

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