Fantastic 7 2nd edition lineup unveiled
Seven film festivals will present their selection of fantastic projects on June 24th at the Marché du Film Online while the Fantastic 7 Speed meetings will be held on June 26th.
The 2nd edition of Fantastic 7, a joint initiative of the Marché du Film – Festival de Cannes, Sitges – International Fantastic Film Festival of Catalonia and international expert and creator of the Blood Window platform, Bernardo Bergeret, will showcase a selection of projects casting light on the upcoming trends in fantastic cinema production worldwide. Fantastic 7 will be reimagined as a digital only event designed to foster emerging talents and connect them with potential business partners by creating a privileged space for dialogue and network.
Seven film festivals will present their selection: Sitges – International Fantastic Film Festival of Catalonia, Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival, Cairo International Film Festival, Festival Internacional de Cine en Guadalajara, International Film Festivals & Awards-Macao, South by Southwest (SXSW) and the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF). Each festival will endorse a fantastic project which will be presented during a pitching session held on Wednesday 24th of June from 10:00 to 12:00 (UTC+2) at the Marché du Film Online.
Furthermore, professionals interested in the projects will be able to organize meetings with project holders on the occasion of the Fantastic 7 Speed Meetings which will take place at the Marché du Film Online on Friday 26th of June from 9:00 to 21:00 (UTC+2).
Find the Fantastic 7 2020 full lineup here.