Magazine article Screen International

Fantasia Film Festival 2017 Winners Announced

Magazine article Screen International

Fantasia Film Festival 2017 Winners Announced

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Spoor wins top prize; Robert Pattinson, Safdie brothers attend North American premiere of Good Time.

Agnieszka Holland and Kasia Adamik’s thriller Spoor (Pokot), pictured, has won the Fantasia best film award as the 21st genre festival wrapped in Montreal, Canada.

The Fantasia International Film Festival ran from July 13 to August 2 and hosted 220 screenings, two outdoor screenings, and 12 VR selections. The festival wrapped on August 2 with Jang Hoon’s A Taxi Driver.

Films that received their world premiere in Montreal included Ryan Prows’ Lowlife, Steve Mitchell’s King Cohen, Patrick Demers’ Origami, Ted Geoghegan’s Mohawk, Gabriela Amaral Almeida’s Friendly Beast, Caroline Labrèche and Steeve Léonard’s Radius, and Synapse Films’ 4K restoration of Dario Argento’s 1977 classic Suspiria. …

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