Buyers Showcase

The Buyers Showcase presents works-in-progress or recently completed films seeking international distribution, festival selection and/or sales representation.

📆 The Frontières Buyers Showcase will be held on Sunday 19 May 2024 | 16:00-18:00 (Palais K, Palais des Festivals).

Find the 2024 projects details below! 👇




Above the Knee

Category: Buyers Showcase

Directed by: Viljar Bøe

Produced by: Varde Film

Country of production: Norway

Genre: Psychological thriller

Language: Norwegian

Amir, plagued with visions of a rotting leg which he feels does not belong to him finds himself setting off on a dark path to redemption which promises to engulf all that he knows on his quest.


Dead By Dawn

Category: Buyers Showcase

Directed by: Dawid Torrone

Produced by: LARMO Sp. z o. o.: Kinga Tasarek, Katarzyna Kostecka

Country of production: Poland

Genre: Horror

Language: Polish

A game of survival is played between a group of young actors and a masked murderer as he plans to summon the antichrist using an ancient ritual.


Delivery Run

Category: Buyers Showcase

Directed by: Joey Palmroos

Produced by: Arctic Renegades: Joey Palmroos, Pekka Ollula and Aleksi Hyvärinen

Country of production: Finland

Genre: Action, Horror

Language: English

A food delivery guy, Lee, faces a chilling pursuit during a routine job in the icy Minnesota backcountry. Chased by a menacing snowplow truck, he must outsmart the pursuer in a series of perilous situations, leading to a high-stakes standoff.



Category: Buyers Showcase

Directed by: Remington Smith

Produced by: Filmsmith Productions

Country of production: USA

Genre: Drama, Horror

Language: English

When a Black bounty hunter moves into a rundown apartment complex, she finds herself forced to protect an orphaned boy from the white vampire landlord.



Category: Buyers Showcase

Directed by: Chloé Cinq-Mars

Produced by: Nicolas Comeau, 1976 Productions; Jean-Marc Fröhle, Point Prod

Country of production: Canada, Switzerland

Genre: Psychological thriller

Language: French, English, German

Following a harrowing hold-up, a new mother neglects her baby and pursues an affair with an ex-lover, stirring up traumatic memories and weakening her grip on reality.


Scared Shitless

Category: Buyers Showcase

Directed by: Vivieno Caldinelli

Produced by: Lewis Spring and Happy Cat Productions

Country of production: Canada

Genre: Comedy, Horror

Language: English

A plumber and his germaphobic son are forced to get their hands dirty to save the residents of an apartment building, when a genetically engineered blood-thirsty creature escapes into the plumbing system.