The legendary Bobcat Goldthwait will unveil the Canadian Premiere of his found footage bigfoot adventure WILLOW CREEK, Joe Swanberg is here for the World Premiere of 24 EXPOSURES (starring his constant collaborators Adam Wingard and Simon Barrett) and Canadian Premiere of YOU’RE NEXT, and director Mike Mendez triumphantly rides into Montreal on his BIG ASS SPIDER!
From Europe and beyond we’ve got the World Premiere of Richard Stanley’s stunning documentary L’AUTRE MONDE (THE OTHERWORLD), hosted by the director and composer Simon Boswell; the Canadian Premiere of Aharon Keshales and Navot Papushado’s Israeli shocker BIG BAD WOLVES; and the highly-anticipated Canadian Premiere of THE WORLD’S END – where we’ll be joined by director Edgar Wright and star Nick Frost!
Asia delivers an amazing array of films to Fantasia this year, including Japan’s BUSHIDO MAN (hosted by writer/director Takanori Tsujimoto and actors Mitsuki Koga and Kensuke Sonomura); LIBRARY WARS, intro’d by director Shinsuke Sato; and the stellar IT’S ME IT’S ME from writer/director Satoshi Miki – who will also be hanging out with everyone here!
And that’s just the tip of the iceberg… There are over 120 incredible films screening at Fantasia this year, and we’re proud of every single one. For a full run-down of every single film at Fantasia, click HERE. For a full list of all our amazing guests, click HERE. The official website is www.fantasiafestival.com/2013/en