Frontières returns to the Fantasia International Film Festival for the 11th edition of its co-production market (July 18-21)
We are thrilled to announce our complete Official Selection line-up of 20 international genre projects in advanced development & early financing. For the first time, the Frontières selection includes projects from Japan & Lebanon. This year's line-up features new projects from directors Satoshi Miki(IT’S ME, IT’S ME & ADRIFT IN TOKYO), Jennifer Reeder (KNIVES & SKIN), Ian Lagarde (ALL YOU CAN EAT BOUDDHA) and producers Colonelle Films(A COLONY), and Love & Death Productions (THE ENDLESS), among others.
Spotlight Programs: Shorts to Features & Created by Women
Additional featured programming includes, for the first time, the Shorts to Features Pitch Session, a spotlight on Canadian short filmmakers developing their feature-length adaptations. Returning for a third year, the Created by Women Pitch Session, presented by Telefilm Canada with Women in Film + Television Vancouver, will include 4 first feature projects pitched by up and coming female screenwriters & directors from across Canada.
Frontières alumni projects include RAW, LES AFFAMÉS, GHOST TOWN ANTHOLOGY, TURBO KID, THE RANGER and this year’s VIVARIUM, EXTRA ORDINARY, JESUS SHOWS YOU THE WAY TO THE HIGHWAY and RIOT GIRLS
ALL THE SMALL BODIES (USA)
THE CONVENIENCE STORE(Japan/USA/Italy)
DEATH DON’T HAVE NO MERCY (USA)
DISRUPTIVE SERVANT (UAE / UK / SWEDEN)
DOUBLE BLIND (Ireland)
THE FUTURE EVE (L’ÈVE FUTURE) (Canada - Quebec)
IT’S RAINING (PIOVE) (Italy / Belgium / Uruguay)
MY ANIMAL (Canada - Quebec)
POLARIS (Canada - Northwest Territories)
THE RETREAT (Canada - Ontario)
RULES FOR WEREWOLVES(Canada - Ontario)
THE TRIALS OF ALIEN LIFE (L’ÉPREUVE DE LA VIE EXTRA-TERRESTRE) (Canada - Quebec)
UNDER CONSTRUCTION (Lebanon)
Director: Jeremy Lutter
Writer: Ryan Bright
Producers: Raynor Shima (Luchagore Productions), Broken Mirror Film
THE WRETCHED (Netherlands)
FRONTIÈRES is organised by the Fantasia International Film Festival, with the collaboration of the Marché du Film – Festival de Cannes. The Frontières International Co-Production Market 2019 is made possible thanks to our major partners: Telefilm Canada, Wallimage, the Netherlands Film Fund and SODEC.