Fantastic 7

Projects

Discover the 2021 projects!

Projects

Fantastic 7

SUNDAY 11 JULY 2021
12:00 2h

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The Passenger

Category: Fantastic 7

Directed by: Raúl Cerezo & Fernando González Gómez

Produced by: José Luis Rancaño

Country of production: Spain

Original title: La Pasajera

Genre: Horror, Science-fiction

Language: Spanish

SITGES – International Fantastic Film Festival of Catalonia

A woman gets hit by a ride-sharing van with several passengers inside while hiking along a backroad in the middle of the night. After picking her up and carrying her into the van to take her to the nearest hospital, the passengers quickly learn they have to follow one rule: never sit next to her.

Fantastic 7

SUNDAY 11 JULY 2021
12:00 2h

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Lay the Ghost

Category: Fantastic 7

Directed by: Eunjeong Yu

Produced by: Doohee Park

Country of production: South Korea

Original title: 영원한 아이

Genre: Fantasy, Horror

Language: Korean

Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival

A thirteen-year old girl Suan wakes up from a three year coma that erases her memory of the death of her sister. When Suan returns to school, she meets Jaein, a girl who resembles her sister. Suan remembers her sister’s death through Jaein, but it is different from her mother’s story. Suan goes to her old home with Jaein to discover the truth.

Fantastic 7

SUNDAY 11 JULY 2021
12:00 2h

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The Legend of Zeinab and Noah

Category: Fantastic 7

Directed by: Yousry Nasrallah

Produced by: Ali El-Arabi

Country of production: Egypt

Original title: ونوح زينب أسطورة /

Genre: Coming-of-Age, Magical Realism

Language: Arabic

Cairo International Film Festival

In a small Egyptian town, Zeinab, a young girl, strongly believes in myths and superstitions. With the help of Noah, her Christian neighbor, she abducts her mother’s body. During the escape journey, both Zeinab and Noah are confronted with many of the myths and fears they so strongly believed were true.

Fantastic 7

SUNDAY 11 JULY 2021
12:00 2h

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Fever

Category: Fantastic 7

Directed by: Elisa Eliash

Produced by: Clara Taricco

Country of production: Chile, Perú, Brazil

Original title: Fiebre

Genre: Fantasy

Language: Spanish

Festival Internacional de Cine en Guadalajara

Nino is on his way with his mother to sell an old mysterious painting when a raving fever gets him lost in the mayhem. This way the boy takes a remarkable journey through a maze of unique fast-paced adventures encountering the most extraordinary characters and worlds. But, will Nino be able to come back to his mother?

Fantastic 7

SUNDAY 11 JULY 2021
12:00 2h

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The Rule of Jenny Pen

Category: Fantastic 7

Directed by: James Ashcroft

Produced by: Orlando Stewart & James Ashcroft

Country of production: New Zealand

Original title: The Rule of Jenny Pen

Genre: Psychological, Thriller

Language: English

New Zealand International Film Festival

Confined to aged care, an ailing Judge discovers an elderly tyrant covertly tormenting his fellow residents with a child’s puppet. With his pleas for help falling on deaf ears, a series of fatal accidents befall the rest home community. As his health rapidly declines the disillusioned law maker is forced to take matters into his own hands.

Fantastic 7

SUNDAY 11 JULY 2021
12:00 2h

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Don’t Peek!

Category: Fantastic 7

Directed by: Julian Terry

Produced by: Timur Bekmambetov & Majd Nassif & Pavel Bozhkov

Country of production: USA

Original title: Don’t Peek!

Genre: Horror

Language: English

SXSW – South by South West Film Festival

Following his father’s death, Jordan is forced to leave the city to stay with his grandparents in the Quiet Zone—a place prohibiting most electronics. He uncovers his dad’s old 8-bit game system, but through a glitch he encounters a frightening entity communicating through the console making it clear why electronics are really banned here.

Fantastic 7

SUNDAY 11 JULY 2021
12:00 2h

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Polaris

Category: Fantastic 7

Directed by: Kirsten Carthew

Produced by: Max Fraser & Kirsten Carthew & Paul Cadieux & Alyson Richards

Country of production: Canada

Original title: Polaris

Genre: Action/Adventure, Fantasy

Language: Created (Fictional)

Toronto International Film Festival

Set in 2101, against the backdrop of a subarctic wasteland, SUMI, a human-child raised by a POLAR BEAR, narrowly escapes capture from a brutal MORAD hunting party. When Sumi stumbles across FROZEN GIRL, an unlikely friendship is forged. Together they race ahead of the vindictive hunters towards the only guiding light Sumi knows, the POLARIS star.