CINEFANTASY 10: SUBMISSIONS OPEN FOR 2020 EDITION THIS SEPTEMBER
** The festival will take place from September 8 to 13, in São Paulo.
** Registration is open until 5/13
Registration is open for the tenth edition of CINEFANTASY – International Fantastic Film Festival. Those interested can send the material until May 13, as long as the theme is fantastic, horror, science fiction and / or fantasy, the novelty of this edition is the expansion of the fantastic universe with western films, suspense and action, and may be in the category of fiction, animation or documentary.
The theme of the 10th CINEFANTASY – Horror is Real, aims at “the need to organize a fantastic gender festival with themes rich in commitment to civilization, democratic conquests, social guarantees, against censorship and all forms of authoritarianism and a chorus to right. for a healthy planet ”, says Monica Trigo, festival director.
Polish artist Jakub Rozalski signs the work for the 10th edition of Cinefantasy with the work The fire demon of tropical forests. Jakub, born in 1981, in Koszalin. He is the creator of the 1920+ World (Scythe, Harvest of Iron), he is also the author of the conceptual art for the movie Kong: Skull Island (2015).
At the invitation of the organization, the artist with a critical eye accepted the association precisely because of the moment when the planet is going through huge fires with irreversible damage to the forests of the Amazon, Australia and California and the regression of cultural policies in Brazil.
In addition to previous editions, Cinefantasy screened 927 films, 53 training activities and 3,308 films that honored the big names in cinema, such as Robert Morgan (The cat with his hands), Marc Price (Colin) José Mojica Marins (Zé do Caixão trilogy) ), Ruggero Deodato (Cannibal Holocaust), Juliana Rojas (The Good Manners), Eduardo Sánchez and Dan Myrick (The Blair Witch) and Sergio Mamberti (Rá-Tim-Bum Castle, or Film)
The festival is divided into the following competitive sessions:
– FEATURE FILMS COMPETITION SHOWCASE – films produced in the last 24 months, unpublished at festivals held in the state of São Paulo, captured in any format.
– SHORT FILMS COMPETITION SHOWCASE – are films produced in the last 24 months, lasting up to 15 minutes, unpublished at festivals held in the state of São Paulo, captured in any format, in the following categories:
Amateur (Brazilian Films) Animation Student (Brazilian Films) Fantasy LGBT Fantastic diversity Science fiction Horror Fantastic Women (only women) And a special session with Spanish films
The complete regulation is available on the website –