Pro Tools
•Register a festival or a film
Submit film to festivals Promote for free or with Promo Packages

FILMFESTIVALS | 24/7 world wide coverage

Welcome !

Enjoy the best of both worlds: Portal for Film & Festival News, exploring the best of the festivals community.  

An adventure to explore from imagination to reality,  the arts & talents to be discovered.

Started in 1995 connecting films to festivals, reporting and promoting festivals worldwide.

A brand new website will soon be available. Covid-19 is not helping, stay safe meanwhile.

For collaboration, editorial contributions, or publicity, please send us an email here

Sorry for the server problems we are currently testing :)

User login


RSS Feeds 

Martin Scorsese Masterclass in Cannes

Best Trailers for June 2020

Fantasporto retuns as the official Media Partner of Fantasporto.  

OPORTO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL FANTASPORTO 2020 Oporto Film Festival promotes films that seek new forms and methods of film making. 

40th edition of the Festival to be celebrated from February 28th to March 7, 2020.  

Fantasporto and Porto Pictures Gallery and  the recent ones here  Video Gallery Fantasporto 2017 2018 2019 Watch ambiance and trailers. 2020 Ambiance and Trailers


March 7 in Fantasporto Features in Competition

Grande Auditório


15:30 • Welcome to the Circle- David Fowler -98’ (Can) – fantástico horror- CF- v.o. falad ingl e leg. port.

A man and his daughter have a car accident. They are rescued by two woman and a man who seem to have a language fitting a sect- The Circle. Some strange mannequins are scattered in the woods. This Canadian horror film is the director’s first feature.



17:30 • 40 Anos de Fantasporto – Isabel Pina- 110’ (Port) - documentário PCP e P&P -ANTESTREIA MUNDIAL - v.o .port., leg ingl

Celebrating the 40th anniversary of Fantasporto, director Isabel Pina recalls the past years. In an intensive approach to the history of the festival, Isabel Pina interviewed dozens of people, from the founders Mário Dorminsky and Beatriz Pacheco Pereira, to directors and other professionals that built their careers beginning from Fantasporto. It is considered the biggest film festival in Portugal and recognized around the world as one of the most important.  Going now to its 40th edition, this film reminds us of its most outstanding moments.

Realização, Argumento e Montagem: Isabel Pina; Imagem: Nuno Martini; Produção: Isabel Pina; Duração: 110’



Loop- Bruno Bini- 100’ (Brasil) – Fantástico - CF - V.O. port. leg.ingl.


When you dare time travelling, there are unexpected risks. For Daniel, things may get out of hand and become a nightmare. Produced by Oscar nominee Fernando Meirelles (“City of God”), this first feature has actors Bruno Gagliasso and Branca Messina in the leading roles.


24:00 • Filme Premiado

(Esta sessão pode iniciar-se atrasada)


Pequeno Auditório




(a ordem dos filmes pode ser alterada)


Lady Isobel and the Elf Knight – Cashell Horgan- 8’ (Irlanda)

Kobudai – India Casson- 15’50’’ (GB)

Breaking and Entering/Moros en la Costa – Damiá Serra Cauchetiez -16’50 (Esp)

Hurlevent – Fréderic Doazan- 6’ 25’ (Fra) 

Metamorphosis – Carla Pereira, Juan Fran Jacinto – 10’35’’ (Esp/Fra) 

Pulsion- Pedro Casavecchia- 6’ 54’ (Arg/Fra)

Giltrude’s Dwelling- Jeremy Lutter- 14’ 27’’ (Canadá)

Epilogue – Mehdi Azari- 10’ (Irão)

El Gran Corelli – Abel Carbajal- 7’42’’ (Esp)

Facelift – Jan Riesenbeck, Dennis Stein-Schomburg- 6’ 46’’ (Alem)

I Have no Home- Volodymyr Vlasenko – 3’ (Ucrânia)




Summer Scars- Julian Richards- 73’ (GB) – 2007- v.o. falad ingl

 A group of teens are faced with a life-changing experience when they meet a deranged drifter.

Um grupo de adolescente passa por uma experiência que lhes muda a vida quando conhecem um vagabundo tresloucado.





Big Bad Wolves – Aharon Keshales, Novot Papushado- 101’ (Israel)- horror -2013- v.o. leg ingl


Uma série de assassínios brutais põe as vidas de três homens em colisão- o pai de uma das vítimas anda à  procura de vingança, um policia que opera fora das normas da lei e o suspeito das mortes, um professor de religião que fora preso mas depois libertado por erro da polícia.


A series of brutal murders puts the lives of three men on a collision course: The father of the latest victim now out for revenge, a vigilante police detective operating outside the boundaries of law, and the main suspect in the killings - a religious studies teacher arrested and released due to a police blunder.





Rabies - Aharon Keshales, Novot Papushado -90’ (Israel)- 2010 – vo.o. leg ingl

Dois irmãos que fugiram encontram abrigo numa reserva abandonada. Quando a mulher cai numa armadilha de um assassínio psicopata, o irmão inicia uma luta contra o tempo para encontrar quem o ajude.


A brother and sister who run away from home find sanctuary in a deserted nature reserve. When the sister falls into the trap of a psychopathic killer, the brother sets out on a race against time to find help.

User images

About Fantasporto

Dorminsky Mario


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.


110 000  likes on Facebook



View my profile
Send me a message