Voici le programme du Fantastic Fest d'Austin, chez les ricains, qui se déroulera du 18 au 25 septembre 2014 sur les terres de l'oncle Sam :
Cadeau : un court métrage réalisé par Oren Carmi, Nacho Vigalondo, Jim Biyrkit, Matt Johnson & Eugenio Mira : The Fantastic Corpse (un pur délire comme il se fait peu de nos jours !)
Lien : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jTuyENfXKRk&feature=player_embedded
Et pour le programme, voici les pépites attendues :
ABCs of Death 2 de Larry Fessenden, Todd Rohal, Marvin Kren, Jim Hosking, Julien Maury, Alexandre Bustillo, Julian Gilbey, Soichi Umezawa, Lancelot Imasuen, Jerome Sable, Robert Boocheck, Aharon Keshales, Navot Papushado, Bill Plympton, Rodney Ascher, Erik Matti, Steven Kostanski, E.L. Katz, Julian Barratt, Hajime Ohata, Vincenzo Natali, Chris Nash, Jen Soska, Sylvia Soska, Robert Morgan, Kristina Buožytė, Bruno Samper, Alejandro Brugués, Dennison Ramalho, Juan Martínez Moreno
La petite histoire : In 2013 the craziest anthology ever created was released to an unsuspecting public. It immediately divided audiences. Some claimed it was a much-needed adrenaline shot to the heart of genre film, while others claimed it was reprehensible and the death knell of cinema as we know it.
The Absent One de Mikkel Noggard
La petite histoire : Police investigators dig into the facts of a twenty year old double homicide in a desperate race to find a likely witness before the killers have the chance to silence her forever.
Alleluia de Fabrice du Welz
La petit histoire : A lonely woman and a psychotic gigolo find love through murder in the latest film from the director of CALVAIRE and VINYAN.
As Seen by th Rest de Rakshit Shetty
La petite histoire : Mystery abounds in this fractured gangster story from Karnataka, India. Shades of SCARFACE, PULP FICTION and RASHOMON color Rakshit Shetty's entrancing story of good, evil and something else...
The Babadook de Jennifer Kent (4 Prix au Festival de Gérardmer 2014, dont celui du Public)
La petite histoire : In this impressive horror debut, Amelia thought her biggest problems were her son’s violent behavioral problems and her own depression. That was before something came knocking at the door…
Blind d'Eskil Vogt
La petite histoire : This debut gem from Eskil Vogt follows Ingrid who, having recently lost her sight, exists only in her apartment with her thoughts as a means of escape…
Bro's Before Ho's de Steffen Haars & Flip Van Der Kuil
La petite histoire : A unashamedly offensive bromance from the killer comedy team behind NEW KIDS TURBO and NEW KIDS NITRO.
Closer to God de Billy Senese
La petite histoire : Dr Victor Reed finds himself in the middle of an ethical, legal and religious storm after conducting the first successful human cloning in this fiercely intelligent indie thriller.
The Creeping Garden de Jasper Sharp & Tim Grabham
La petite histoire : The slime mould: a form of microbial life with behavior somewhere between plant and animal and capable of primitive intelligence. Unusual? Yes, and just wait until you meet the people who study them …
Danger 5 : series 2 de Dario Russo
La petite histoire : When Adolf Hitler surfaces posing as a 1980s high school student, there can be only one response! The crack team of Danger 5 are pressed back into service to eliminate the Nazi threat once and for all!
Dead Snow 2 : Red vs Dead deTommy Wirkola
La petite histoire : Lone survivor Martin must enlist help from America to battle Colonel Herzog and his horde in this wild sequel to the original Norwegian Nazi zombie film.
Dwarzes Kingdom de Matthew Salton
La petite histoire : Some have called The Kingdom of Little People the most offensive theme park in the world. DWARVES KINGDOM takes us inside to meet its performer résidents.
The Editor d'Adam Brooks & Matt Kenedy
La petite histoire : A one-handed film editor finds himself the prime suspect after a series of violent murders start happening around him in this knowing tribute to giallo from the crazy minds at Astron-6!
Electric Boogaloo : The Wild, Untold Story de Mark Hartley
La petite histoire : Mark Hartley brings his singular documentary style to the story of Menahem Golan and Yoram Globus, the trailblazers behind exploitation powerhouse studio Cannon Films.
Felt de Jason Banker
La petite histoire : A young artist loses herself in an unpredictable alter ego while attempting to cope with past trauma in this gripping sophomore effort from the creator of TOAD ROAD.
La petite histoire : An upper middle-class family’s fragile existence is torn apart when a near tragedy occurs during a ski vacation and the two parents are forced confront the reality of each other’s reactions.
Free Fall de Gyorgy Palfi
La petite histoire : The director of TAXIDERMIA returns with seven stories of the mundanely bizarre.
High Five de Manuel Facal
La petite histoire : It's a stoner comedy from Uruguay. What else do you need to know?
Horsehead de Romain Basset
La petite histoire : A stunning exploration of a young woman’s nightmares.
I am Here d'Anders Morgenthaler
La petite histoire : A powerful business executive wanders down a dark path in order to have the child she desperately needs in this shocking piece from the director of 2007’s unusual animation PRINCESS.
I am Trash de Lee Sang-hoo
La petite histoire : Three emotionally damaged brothers must deal with the aftermath of their father returning home from prison after serving time for sexual assault.
In Order of Disapearance de Hans Petter Moland
La petite histoire : The director and star of A SOMEWHAT GENTLE MAN team up once again and the result is a brutal and darkly funny tale of snow, giant machinery and revenge.
The Incident d'Isaac Ezban
La petite histoire : Two parallel stories about characters trapped in illogical endless spaces: two brothers and a detective locked on an infinite staircase, and a family locked on an infinite road - for a very long time.
Jacky in the Kingdom of Women de Riad Sattouf (le nom se prête bien au titre du film !)
La petite histoire : Women hold the power while men cower in this scathing dystopian satire starring Charlotte Gainsbourg.
John Wick de David Leitch & Shad Stahelski
La petite histoire : An ex-hitman comes out of retirement to track down the gangsters that took everything from him. With New York City as his bullet-riddled playground, JOHN WICK (Keanu Reeves) is a fresh and stylized take on the "assassin genre".
Kung Fu Elliot de Jaret Belliveau
La petite histoire : A hilarious and disturbing documentary about a man’s quest to become an international action star.
Local God de Gustavo Hernandez Ibanez
La petite histoire : While filming music videos in an abandoned gold mine, a rock group is tormented by an evil spirit in this new film from the director of LA CASA MUDA.
Man from Reno de Dave Boyle
La petite histoire : A Japanese crime novelist in San Francisco tries to unravel a real life murder mystery in this acclaimed neo-noir featuring Takashi Miike regular Kazuki Kitamura.
The Man in the Orange Jacket d'Aik Karapetian
La petite histoire : A laid-off harbor worker wages a private war on the rich in this surrealistic Latvian horror film.
Necrophobia de Daniel de la Vega
La petite histoire : A mentally fragile man must conquer his fear of death in order to stave off a killer’s advances.
Nightcrawler de Dan Gilroy
La petite histoire : NIGHTCRAWLER is a pulse-pounding thriller set in the nocturnal underbelly of contemporary Los Angeles.
Norway de Yiannis Veslemes
La petite histoire : A vampire dances his way through ‘80s era Athens in this fantastic film from the production team behind DOGTOOTH.
Over your Dead Body de Takashi Miike
La petite histoire : This adaptation of a classic ghost story is a powerful return to horror for Takashi Miike.
Purgatory de Pau Teixidor
La petite histoire : A woman must survive the night after she welcomes a neighbor's child into her home.
Realiti de Jonathon King
La petite histoire : A time-warping drug leaves a young media exec caught up in a criminal case while questioning the very nature of existence and reality.
Redeemer de Ernesto Diaz Espinosa
La petite histoire : In order to atone for his past sins, he’ll not only kick your ass, he’ll impale your face and shred you to bits. Marko Zaror is the Redeemer!
Spring de Justin Benson & Aaron Moorhaed
La petite histoire : After the death of his mother and a bar altercation that could mean jail time, Evan leaves California for Italy, where he falls for a mysterious young woman.
Still Life de Gabriel Grieco
La petite histoire : Meat is murder in this brutal Argentinian slasher with an animal rights edge.
The Tale of Princess Kaguya d'Isao Takahata
La petite histoire : A breathtakingly animated tale of a woman, the men who want to control her, and the moon. The latest from Studio Ghibli.
Tokyo Tribe de Sion Sono
La petite histoire : Festival favorite Sion Sono returns with an exercise in brash, colorful chaos pitting street gangs against one another in a bold hip hop musical.
Tombville de Nikolas List
La petite histoire : Young David awakens battered and disoriented on the edge of town, knowing only one thing: He wants to get away. But no matter what he tries, he’s always led back to the same dark, disturbing place. Welcome to Tombville.
Tommy de Tarik Saleh
La petite histoire : Tommy is coming home, or at least that’s what his wife Estelle desperately needs people to believe when she returns after a year in exile. And if he doesn’t get what’s his, there’s going to be hell to pay.
The Treatment de Hans Herbots
La petite histoire : A police inspector with a dark past leads an increasingly personal manhunt when a nine-year-old child goes missing.
Tusk de Kevin Smith
La petite histoire : From the singular mind of writer/director and podcaster Kevin Smith, and conceived from one of Smith’s own Smodcast’s, TUSK is a story unlike anything that has ever been committed to screen before. A tale that is equal parts hilarious and horrifying, TUSK will stay with you long after the credits roll.
V/H/S Viral de Marcel Sarmiento, Nacho Vigalondo ...
La petite histoire : Fantastic Fest alumni Nacho Vigalondo & Marcel Sarmiento join several other genre filmmaking greats in this 3rd installment of the twisted found footage horror anthology franchise.
Wastelander Panda de Victoria Coks
La petite histoire : The Apocalypse has come and gone; its survivors forming small communities for protection. Banished to the vast Wasteland, Isaac - a giant humanoid panda - sets out to find a young girl and reinstate his family into the Tribe of Legion.
Whispers Behind the Wall de Grzegorz Muskala
La petite histoire : A naive young man falls for his beautiful—and very dangerous—landlord in this depraved voyeuristic thriller.
Wyrmwood de Kiah Roache-Turner
La petite histoire : The undead rise again in this raucous feature debut from Australia’s Roache-Turner Brothers, who deliver one of the most balls-out, gonzo and just plain fun entries into the zombie canon in years.
Qui va succéder à The Congress d'Ari Folman, Grand Prix de la précédente édition ?
Rendez-vous le 25 septembre pour le palmarès !