Anime no bento 2024

A showcase of wildly varied and innovative short works by Japanese animators demonstrating the incredible possibilities anime can offer.

Are You Afraid of Fantasia? 2024

Like the popular Canadian horror television series ARE YOU AFRAID OF THE DARK?, this programme is an international anthology of horrific short films.

Born of Woman 2024

Fantasia’s showcase of intimate, auteur genre visions returns to celebrate the unconventional gaze with these extraordinary works.

Le Cabaret des curiosités 100% international

You've got a date with 30 crazy, wacky shorts, grouped into various blocks.

Capsules 2024

Choice cuts from Bilibili’s CAPSULES series demonstrate the growing quality of Chinese animation.

Celluloid Experiments 2024

You have a rendezvous with shapes, colours, and poetry on a celluloid journey that takes you all the way from sweet daydreams to feverish nightmares.

CineMapsosa 2024

A quartet of mid-length South Korean genre films by incredibly talented emerging directors who aren’t afraid to take risks.

Circo Animato 2024

Fantasia’s showcase of animated short films from around the world returns with 10 dazzling shorts, marvellously multifarious in technique, and perspective.

Collective Delusions 2024

A showcase of underground DIY, outsider, and bizarre cinema from around the world.

EVOL Episodes 1-2-3

A trio of teen suicide survivors have acquired superpowers (however uncool) but they don’t want to save the world—they want to tear it all down.

Les Fantastiques week-ends du cinéma québécois 2024

Les Fantastiques Week-ends du cinéma québécois presents this year 10 thematic programs of short films totaling more than 100 films.

International Science-Fiction Short Film Showcase 2024

Fantasia’s showcase of provocative and character-driven international science-fiction works.

Lantern Blade Episodes 1-2-3

A mini-series that seamlessly merges martial-arts adventure and Lovecraftian horror.

My First Fantasia

Children, parents and the young at heart are invited to dive into this free series of short film programs.

Perilous Ports: Tours of Northern Terrors 2024

Sleep paralysis demons, vampires, ghosts, and questionable bath bombs, we have something for everyone to enjoy!

Small Gauge Trauma 2024

Fantasia’s international showcase of cutting-edge genre works is back with ten films from five countries that positively astonish.

Things That Go Bump In The East 2024

Fantasia’s showcase of bite-sized Asian tales of the macabre offers spooky chillers from Bangladesh, Viet Nam, South Korea, Taiwan, Japan, and China.

Special Events

Sunday, July 21, 2024

Artist Talk: Mike Flanagan

Join us for a special artist talk with gifted US filmmaker Mike Flanagan, recipient of Fantasia’s 2024 Cheval Noir career award.

Saturday, July 20, 2024

Every Frame A Painting presents: The Second

Taylor Ramos and Tony Zhou, Vancouver-based creators of the wildly popular YouTube video essay series EVERY FRAME A PAINTING are coming to Fantasia!

Thursday, July 25, 2024

Makgeolli Workshops [english version]

Fantasia and the Korean Cultural Centre Canada are pleased to host two Makgeolli Workshops, featuring makgeolli expert M. Carol Duplain Ing.

Thursday, July 25, 2024

Live podcast : Colors of the Dark

FANGORIA presents the COLORS OF THE DARK Podcast live at the Fantasia Film Festival!

Friday, July 26, 2024

Book Launch: I Spit On Your Celluloid

Fantasia is proud to be hosting the World Premiere book launch of Heidi Honeycutt’s I SPIT ON YOUR CELLULOID: THE HISTORY OF WOMEN DIRECTING HORROR MOVIES.

Saturday, July 27, 2024

Drawing Monsters: A Ghoulish Chat With Artist Gary Pullin

The Rondo-winning artist will talk pop art, being a monster kid, and everything in between in this groovily ghoulish event!

Saturday, July 27, 2024

Table ronde - Le métier de productrice de films de genre au Québec

Une discussion sur le métier de productrice de films de genre en compagnie de quatre productrices québécoises chevronnées.

Saturday, July 27, 2024

Her Horror Legacy: A Discussion on Women Directing Horror Movies

Join Heidi Honeycutt for an engaging discussion on the historical and modern impact of women directing horror movies.

Monday, July 29, 2024

Voïvod: Rebel Robots

An exhibition of original art pieces, photographs, instruments and artifacts sourced directly from the band’s archives.

Sunday, August 4, 2024

Table ronde: la représentation du Felquiste au Cinéma Québécois

Discussions sur la représentation du Felquiste au Cinéma Québécois, tant dans la fiction que le documentaire.

Throughout the festival

Korean Culture Boxes Exhibition

Open the Korean Culture Boxes and embark on an interactive journey to understand and experience the lifestyle of Koreans.