Fantasporto – Oporto International Film Festival
Type: Regular shortfilm festival
Location: Porto, Portugal
Start Month: February
Promoting high quality independent cinema and the new generation of film makers.
Fantasporto. A film festival filled with personality, rated in Variety as one of the 25 leading festivals of the world. All kinds of films, all genres, all audiences. But with a special taste for Fantasy.
Competitive and non-competitive. Closing with the celebrated Vampires’ Ball. Come to Oporto, Portugal, Capital of Cinema and classified as aWorld Heritage City by UNESCO.
35mm except for fantasy shorts accepted in 16mm or PAL Betacam and music videos in PAL Betacam. Entries must have been produced during the two years before festival
Submission Deadline: December
None or Unknown
Awards / Prizes:
Prizes for: Best film, Best director, Best actor, Best actress, Best screenplay, Best special effects, Best short film, Best photography. Critics’ prize; Public prize both Fantasy section and Director’s Week section; Orient Express section with prizes for…