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Ithaca Fantastik 2017 Announces Full Line-Up!

The Ithaca Fantastik festival is back for it’s sixth year, running November 3-12. The film, art, and music festival aims to bring the best of fantastic culture to upstate NY by with a selection of international films, community organized concerts, and diverse art exhibitions. As per their press release, it’s going to be an astonishing

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Ithaca Fantastik 2017 Announces First Wave of Programming and Retrospective Spotlight!

The Ithaca Fantastik festival is back for it’s sixth year. The ten-day film, art, and music festival (November 3-12) aims to bring the best of fantastic culture to upstate NY by with a selection of international films, community organized concerts, and diverse art exhibitions. The film line-up is off to a great start with this

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Fantastic Fest 2017 Announces Final Wave of Programming!

And here it is Fantastic Fest – the largest genre film festival in the US, specializing in horror, fantasy, sci-fi, action and just plain fantastic movies from all around the world – celebrates its 13th year, running from Sept 21-28, 2017. Yesterday released their second and final wave of programming, with many surprises and some heavy-hitters. Head over

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Fantastic Fest 2017 Announces First Wave of Programming!

It begins! Fantastic Fest – the largest genre film festival in the US, specializing in horror, fantasy, sci-fi, action and just plain fantastic movies from all around the world – celebrates its 13th year, running from Sept 21-28, 2017. Year after year, they introduce brave and unique films unlike anything you’d see at your local multiplex (unless your

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‘Fashionista’ – A Fantastic Fest 2016 Review

Fashionista – A Fantastic Fest 2016 Review Fashionista is a hypnotic exploration of identity and transformation written and directed by Simon Rumley. The narrative focuses on vintage clothing shop owners April (Amanda Fuller) and Eric (Ethan Embry), whose marriage is tested when April begins to suspect her husband of having an affair. After her suspicions are

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‘Buster’s Mal Heart’ – A Fantastic Fest 2016 Review

Buster’s Mal Heart – A Fantastic Fest 2016 Review A mountain man evades authorities and survives the winter by breaking into empty houses. A fisherman is lost at sea, sending out letters in bottles with hopes they reach the shore. And a family man works night shifts at a hotel, living with his wife’s parents

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‘The Arrival’ – A Fantastic Fest 2016 Review

I’m just going to come out and say it right away: The Arrival is one of those movies that make me remember why I love going to the movies. That’s been said before about a lot of movies, each time valid for the writer. But these types of movies don’t come around very often, especially

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Fantastic Fest 2016 Announces More Films!

Fantastic Fest 2016 Announces More Films We are just days away from the start of Fantastic Fest – the largest genre film festival in the US, specializing in horror, fantasy, sci-fi, action and just plain fantastic movies from all around the world – and they have a few late additions to an already impressive line-up. According the

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Salute Your Fantastic Fest Shorts!

Fantastic Fest 2016 Announces Short Film Programming No Fantastic Fest would be complete with some awesome short films showing at the festival. With just ten days left to go and the full feature line-up announced, the Alamo Drafthouse has announced their line: According the Alamo Drafthouse: Curated by veteran festival programmer Peter Kuplowsky, the 41 film lineup includes the

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Fantastic Fest 2016 Announces Third Wave of Programming!

Fantastic Fest 2016 Announces Second Wave of Programming Somehow, even after the huge announcements of Fantastic Fest’s first and second waves of programming, these wonderful people have topped themselves with numerous show-stoppers in their third and final wave of programming. According the Alamo Drafthouse: Opening the announcement and closing out the festival is the triumphant return of

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