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...ya no puedo caminar

Director: Luiso Berdejo / Country: Spain / Year: 2001 / Type: Short / Duration: 14 / Festivals & Awards: Espoo Ciné International Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Pacheco's father teaches him to overcome the repulsion he feels for animals. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

2037

Director: Enric Pardo / Country: Spain / Year: 2015 / Type: Short / Duration: 12 mins / Festivals & Awards: FanCine Málaga - Festival de Cine Fantástico / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Marc is a documentary maker who is employed at a company of trips at the time. He is a perfect worker but it has committed a indiscretion and the machine of the time has used for his personal use. (Source: Fancine) Read more »

24 hours with Lucia

Director: Marcos Cabotá / Country: Spain / Year: 2013 / Type: Short / Duration: 15 mins / Festivals & Awards: Grossmann Fantastic Film & Wine Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Lucía has been possessed by the devil. Nacho, her husband, will have to learn to live with it. Read more »

28 Days Later

Director: Danny Boyle / Country: United Kingdom / Year: 2002 / Type: Feature / Duration: 113 mins / Festivals & Awards: Fantasporto - Oporto International Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

A powerful virus escapes from a British research facility. Transmitted in a drop of blood and devastating within seconds, the virus locks those infected into a permanent state of murderous rage. Within 28 days the country is overwhelmed and a handful... Read more »

7:35 de la Mañana

Director: Nacho Vigalondo / Country: Spain / Year: 2003 / Type: Short / Duration: 8 mins / Festivals & Awards: Neuchâtel International Fantastic Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

A woman enters a restaurant one morning - only to be met with silence instead of people talking. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

8

Director: Raúl Cerezo / Country: Spain / Year: 2011 / Type: Short / Duration: 15 mins / Festivals & Awards: Razor Reel Flanders Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

At the age of 8, will, discipline and personality of a child begin to take shape and the contrast between good and evil takes its way. Finally it’s time to see our desire fulfilled. His desire. Be quiet. You are invited. (Source: MadTerrorFest) Read more »

99,9

Director: Augustin Villaronga / Country: Spain / Year: 1997 / Type: Feature / Festivals & Awards: Fantafestival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

A Blue Room

Director: Tomasz Siwiński / Country: France, Poland / Year: 2014 / Type: Short / Duration: 14 mins / Festivals & Awards: Imagine Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

A Day in the Country

Director: Lucas Vossoughi / Country: Austria / Year: 2010 / Type: Short / Duration: 8 mins / Festivals & Awards: Grossmann Fantastic Film & Wine Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

A Quiet Love

Director: Till Franzen / Country: Germany / Year: 2005 / Type: Feature / Duration: 107 mins / Festivals & Awards: Lund International Fantastic Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Two very different love stories cross each other in warm and magical way. A humanistic and yet mysterious film about love and death near the German/Danish border. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

A Town Called Panic

Director: Stéphane Aubier / Vincent Patar / Country: France, Belgium, Luxembourg / Year: 2009 / Type: Feature / Duration: 75 mins / Festivals & Awards: Lund International Fantastic Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Animated plastic toys like Cowboy, Indian and Horse have problems, too. Cowboy and Indian's plan to surprise Horse with a homemade birthday gift backfires when they destroy his house instead. Surreal adventures take over as the trio travel to the... Read more »

Absence

Director: Kevin Lecomte / Country: France / Year: 2007 / Type: Short / Duration: 7 mins / Festivals & Awards: Trieste Science+Fiction Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

A message on an answering machine breaks the silence of a dull flat. The room is empty but for a roaming woman in a dressing gown... (Source: PiFan) Read more »

Absurdistan

Director: Veit Helmer / Country: Germany / Year: 2009 / Type: Feature / Duration: 88 mins / Festivals & Awards: Fantasporto - Oporto International Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

An allegorical comedy centered on two childhood sweethearts who seem destined for one another until the women of their isolated village, angered by male indifference toward the water shortage, go on a sex strike that threatens the young couple's first... Read more »

Adam's Apples

Director: Anders Thomas Jensen / Country: Germany, Denmark / Year: 2005 / Type: Feature / Duration: 94 mins / Festivals & Awards: Brussels International Fantastic Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent, Espoo Ciné International Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Or

A neo-nazi sentenced to community service at a church clashes with the blindly devotional priest. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Afterville

Director: Fabio Guaglione / Fabio Resinaro / Country: Italy / Year: 2008 / Type: Short / Duration: 30 mins / Festivals & Awards: Sitges - Festival Internacional de Cinema de Catalunya / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

What will you do...on the Last Day? (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Alicia's Eyes

Director: Hugo Sanz / Country: Spain / Year: 2005 / Type: Short / Duration: 9 mins / Festivals & Awards: Dead by Dawn: Scotland's International Horror Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Andrea wakens in an empty room with her hands tied and her eyes covered. On trying to sit up, a television switches on and a woman speaks out at her from the screen. (Source: Fantasy FilmFest Archiv) Read more »

Alleluia

Director: Fabrice Du Welz / Country: France, Belgium / Year: 2014 / Type: Feature / Duration: 95 mins / Festivals & Awards: Sitges - Festival Internacional de Cinema de Catalunya / Feature Film Méliès d'Or, Lund International Fantastic Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Manipulated by a loving and jealous husband, Gloria has run away with her daughter and started a new life far away from men and from the rest of the world. Impelled by her friend, Madeleine, she agrees to meet Michel through a dating site. The first... Read more »

Amer

Director: Hélène Cattet / Bruno Forzani / Country: France, Belgium / Year: 2009 / Type: Feature / Duration: 90 mins / Festivals & Awards: Espoo Ciné International Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Three key moments, all of them sensual, define Ana's life. Her carnal search sways between reality and colored fantasies becoming more and more oppressive. A black laced hand prevents her from screaming. The wind lifts her dress and caresses her... Read more »

Angel of the Night

Director: Shaky Gonzalez / Country: Denmark / Year: 1998 / Type: Feature / Duration: 98 mins / Festivals & Awards: Fantafestival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Rebecca has inherited her grandmother's Gothic mansion and brings both her best friend an her boyfriend for a weekend. While exploring the crypts they discover an old dusty book, which describes the life of a vampire. As the story unfolds, it becomes... Read more »

Animal

Director: Rose Bosch / Year: 2005 / Type: Feature / Duration: 103 mins / Festivals & Awards: Fantasporto - Oporto International Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Thomas, a brilliant young geneticist, has focused too much on his research and is in danger of being fired. In order to prove the validity of this work, he needs a human subject. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Another Frontier

Director: André Cruz Shiraiwa / Country: Spain / Year: 2014 / Type: Feature / Duration: 95 mins / Festivals & Awards: Brussels International Fantastic Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Ark

Director: Grzegorz Jonkajtys / Country: Poland / Year: 2007 / Type: Short / Duration: 8 mins / Festivals & Awards: Fantasporto - Oporto International Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

An unknown virus has destroyed almost the entire human population. Oblivious to the true nature of the disease, the only remaining survivors escape to the sea. In great ships, they set off in search of uninhabited land. So begins the exodus, led by one... Read more »

Attack the Block

Director: Joe Cornish / Country: France, England / Year: 2011 / Type: Feature / Duration: 88 mins / Festivals & Awards: Lund International Fantastic Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

A teen gang in South London defend their block from an alien invasion. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Autumn Harvest

Director: Fredrik Hana / Country: Norway / Year: 2014 / Type: Short / Duration: 17 mins / Festivals & Awards: Sitges - Festival Internacional de Cinema de Catalunya / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

A grief-stricken sailor answers a mysterious call from the sea. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Avant Petalos Grillados

Director: Velasco Broca / Country: Spain / Year: 2006 / Type: Short / Duration: 10 mins / Festivals & Awards: FanCine Málaga - Festival de Cine Fantástico / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

A bodybuilder, extraterrestrials, kidnapping, 40 gallons of blood—this is a beautiful, sometimes silly trip shot in Spain in stunning black & white. (Source: New Orleans Film Society) Read more »

Avatar

Director: Lluís Quílez / Country: Spain, France / Year: 2005 / Type: Short / Duration: 15 mins / Festivals & Awards: FanCine Málaga - Festival de Cine Fantástico / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Avatar: 1) Chance event that usually involves a sudden change in the course of something. Change of fortune. 2) Tests someone goes through. 3) Lack of application or alternation of prosperous and adverse events. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Barbee Butcher

Director: Sophie Lagues / Country: The Netherlands, France / Year: 2010 / Type: Short / Duration: 6 mins / Festivals & Awards: San Sebastian Horror & Fantasy Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

A greenish clay creature cuts a barbie doll with the aim of changing its own appearance... with unexpected results. (IMDB) Read more »

Because there are things you never forget

Director: Lucas M Figueroa / Country: Spain / Year: 2008 / Type: Short / Duration: 12 mins / Festivals & Awards: Lund International Fantastic Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Four friends play soccer on the street. Suddenly the ball falls inside "Evil Grandma's" house. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Before the Fall

Director: Javier Gutiérrez / Country: Spain / Year: 2008 / Type: Feature / Duration: 93 mins / Festivals & Awards: Imagine Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

The world learns that a planet killing meteorite will arrive in 72 hours. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Belmondo

Director: Annette Carle / Country: Switzerland / Year: 2004 / Type: Short / Duration: 11 mins / Festivals & Awards: Fantafestival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

A little boy is standing with his mother in front of the toyshop „Belmondo“. He has a special wish. He would love to get a toy airplane from his mother. As she doesn’t want to fulfil his dream, he curses her and flees into a dream world with his own... Read more »

Bendito Machine IV - Fuel the Machines

Director: Jossie Malis / Country: Spain / Year: 2012 / Type: Short / Duration: 11 mins / Festivals & Awards: San Sebastian Horror & Fantasy Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

An improbable hero embarks on a crude journey by land, sea and air -throughout all the attractions of a planet turned into a massive petrochemical park... and beyond. Read more »

Bewitched

Director: Manuel Pureza / Country: Portugal / Year: 2012 / Type: Short / Duration: 15 mins / Festivals & Awards: MOTELx - Lisbon International Horror Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Beyond Re-Animator

Director: Brian Yuzna / Country: Spain / Year: 2003 / Type: Feature / Duration: 96 mins / Festivals & Awards: Lund International Fantastic Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

They Thought Prison Would Be The Death Of Him. But For Dr. West, Death Is Only The Beginning. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Bitten

Director: David Morley / Country: France / Year: 2007 / Type: Short / Duration: 13 mins / Festivals & Awards: Dead by Dawn: Scotland's International Horror Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

The times are dark; authorities have recommended confinement. In a forest, at night, a young woman is chased by a man and takes refuge in a remote farm. The old couple who take her in now prepare to receive the armed attacker... (Source: Clermont... Read more »

Blaxorcist

Director: Edward King / Country: Ireland / Year: 2007 / Type: Short / Duration: 6 mins / Festivals & Awards: Espoo Ciné International Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

The Blaxorcist is a comedy about a black priest who is called upon to perform an exorcism on a young white girl whose soul has been possessed by soul. The Espoo Cine Melies d'Argent jury described the short as ‘a six-minute soul exorcist, a funny,... Read more »

Blind

Director: Eskil Vogt / Country: Norway / Year: 2014 / Type: Feature / Duration: 96 mins / Festivals & Awards: Neuchâtel International Fantastic Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Having recently lost her sight, Ingrid locks herself up in her apartment, where her fears and fantasies slowly take over. (Source: NIFFF) Read more »

Body Troopers

Director: Vibeke Idsøe / Country: Norway / Year: 1996 / Type: Feature / Duration: 91 mins / Festivals & Awards: Fantafestival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

A little kid shrinks himselfs so that he can travel into the body of his grandfather. Here he has to kill the kidney-stone his grandfather is suffering from. (Source: IMDB, Einar Stenseng) Read more »

Borgman

Director: Alex van Warmerdam / Country: The Netherlands / Year: 2013 / Type: Feature / Duration: 113 mins / Festivals & Awards: Strasbourg European Fantastic Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

BORGMAN is the central character in Alex van Warmerdam’s dark, malevolent fable. Is he a dream or a demon, a twisted allegory or an all-too-real embodiment of our fears?  BORGMAN is a sinister arrival in the sealed-off streets of modern suburbia. His... Read more »

Brotherhood of the Wolf

Director: Christophe Gans / Country: France / Year: 2001 / Type: Feature / Duration: 142 mins / Festivals & Awards: Sitges - Festival Internacional de Cinema de Catalunya / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

In 1765 something was stalking the mountains of central France. A 'beast' that pounced on humans and animals with terrible ferocity. Indeed they beast became so notorious that the King of France dispatched envoys to find out what was happening and to... Read more »

Brutal Relax

Director: Adrian Cardona / David Munoz / Rafa Dengra / Country: Spain / Year: 2010 / Type: Short / Duration: 15 mins / Festivals & Awards: Neuchâtel International Fantastic Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Mr Olivares has already recovered, but now he needs a vacation. To go to some heavenly place where he can relax and blithely enjoy himself. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Buried

Director: Rodrigo Cortés / Country: Spain, France / Year: 2010 / Type: Feature / Duration: 95 mins / Festivals & Awards: Sitges - Festival Internacional de Cinema de Catalunya / Feature Film Méliès d'Or, Strasbourg European Fantastic Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Paul is a U.S. truck driver working in Iraq. After an attack by a group of Iraqis he wakes to find he is buried alive inside a coffin. With only a lighter and a cell phone it's a race against time to escape this claustrophobic death trap. Read more »

Butterfly Zone

Director: Luciano Capponi / Country: Italy / Year: 2009 / Type: Feature / Duration: 90 mins / Festivals & Awards: Fantafestival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Calvaire

Director: Fabrice Du Welz / Country: France, Belgium, Luxembourg / Year: 2004 / Duration: 88 mins / Festivals & Awards: Imagine Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

A singer's car breaks down deep in the woods. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Canis

Director: Marc Riba & Anna Solanas / Country: Spain / Year: 2013 / Type: Short / Duration: 17 mins / Festivals & Awards: Haapsalu Horror & Fantasy Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Teo survives, isolated in a house constantly besieged by a horde of stray dogs. It seems destiny has no other plans, than keeping Theo there, until one day something obscure happens. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Cannibal

Director: Manuel Martin Cuenca / Country: Spain, Romania / Year: 2013 / Type: Feature / Duration: 117 mins / Festivals & Awards: Strasbourg European Fantastic Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Carlos tailors suits for the Granada elite and butchers women with the same precision. He's a cannibal and his meals are as solitary as his orderly life devoid of remorse. Then the twin of one of his victims truns up and, like a ghostly double, offers... Read more »

Carcass

Director: Maxim Stollenwerk / Country: Belgium / Year: 2012 / Type: Short / Duration: 9 mins / Festivals & Awards: Brussels International Fantastic Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

“Karkas” (Carcass) - a nasty short with lots of meat. Read more »

CEBU

Director: Pablo Belaubre / Country: Spain, France / Year: 2013 / Type: Short / Duration: 12 mins / Festivals & Awards: Court Metrange Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

When Marushka enters Ivan's butcher shop, it's not to buy sausages. In the back room, vodka and waltzing and the pleasures of the flesh may lead the two lovers to the ultimate chop! Read more »

Chambre Double

Director: Mathieu Mortelmans / Country: Belgium / Year: 2013 / Type: Short / Duration: 15 mins / Festivals & Awards: Brussels International Fantastic Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Gilles is a doctor. After a procedure, in the middle of the night he ends up in a small hotel in a downtown area. As soon as Gilles enters his room, the hotel receptionist knocks on his door and asks Gilles to help care for a young woman who was badly... Read more »

Cinemare

Director: CHRZU Christer Lindström / Country: Finland / Year: 2004 / Type: Short / Duration: 9 mins / Festivals & Awards: Espoo Ciné International Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

A guy has the world's worst meta-experience in this brilliant animated film. The main character is out doing crappy graffiti when he's attacked, beats him self free, finds a dead man with a ticket in his hand and then is "led" by this ticket to a, to... Read more »

Citadel

Director: Ciaran Foy / Country: United Kingdom, Ireland / Year: 2012 / Type: Feature / Duration: 84 mins / Festivals & Awards: Neuchâtel International Fantastic Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

An agoraphobic father teams up with a renegade priest to save his daughter from the clutches of a gang of twisted feral children who committed an act of violence against his family years earlier. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

City Paradise

Director: Gaëlle Denis / Country: United Kingdom / Year: 2004 / Type: Short / Duration: 6 mins / Festivals & Awards: Sitges - Festival Internacional de Cinema de Catalunya / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

London is a big city, and for those new to it, it can sometimes seem quite scary. But Tomoko, who arrives from Japan to learn English, accidentally discovers a mysterious, secret city underground inhabited by friendly little aliens and beautiful... Read more »

Cockneys Vs. Zombies

Director: Matthias Hoene / Country: England / Year: 2012 / Type: Feature / Duration: 85 mins / Festivals & Awards: Trieste Science+Fiction Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

This British movie is about a group of inept criminals who decide to rob a bank so they can save their grandfather's retirement home from being demolished by developers. Meanwhile on another building site some workers dig up an old graveyard and they... Read more »

Code 46

Director: Michael Winterbottom / Country: United Kingdom / Year: 2003 / Type: Feature / Duration: 93 mins / Festivals & Awards: Sitges - Festival Internacional de Cinema de Catalunya / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent, Neuchâtel International Fantastic Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Or

A futuristic 'Brief Encounter', a love story in which the romance is doomed by genetic incompatibility. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Cold and Dry

Director: Kristoffer Joner / Country: Norway / Year: 2008 / Type: Short / Duration: 12 mins / Festivals & Awards: Imagine Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent, Sitges - Festival Internacional de Cinema de Catalunya / Short Film Méliès d'Or

At the Federal Beurau of People Preservation, every problem in the world is solved swiftly and painlessly. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Comptine

Director: Damien Chemin / Country: France / Year: 2002 / Type: Short / Duration: 17 mins / Festivals & Awards: Dead by Dawn: Scotland's International Horror Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

A truly scary film about Marie, a young baby-sitter, who is left alone in an unknown house by the strange parents of a child she's not introduced to. After several worrying events, she decides to uncover the true nature of this unseen child. (Source:... Read more »

Copy Shop

Director: Virgil Widrich / Country: Austria / Year: 2001 / Type: Short / Duration: 12 mins / Festivals & Awards: Brussels International Fantastic Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

A young man is put to the test as a newly trained customs official. Alone and inexperienced at a border post in the hills, he meets bizarre, mysterious characters who will lead him to his own frontiers in a series of events both absurd and grotesque. A... Read more »

Cotton Candy

Director: Aritz Lazkano / Country: Spain / Year: 2008 / Type: Short / Duration: 11 mins / Festivals & Awards: San Sebastian Horror & Fantasy Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Cry for Bobo

Director: David Cairn / Country: United Kingdom / Year: 2002 / Type: Short / Duration: 10 mins / Festivals & Awards: Sitges - Festival Internacional de Cinema de Catalunya / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Frantic knockabout tragedy ensues when Bobo is sent to clown prison for committing a daring but silly crime. Can he escape in time to prevent his family from bringing shame on all clowndom? (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Culpiix

Director: Sébastien Marqué / Country: France / Year: 2003 / Type: Short / Duration: 18 mins / Festivals & Awards: Utopiales - Festival International de Science-Fiction de Nantes / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Two police men investigate a hubcap mysteriously found in the body of a "ordinary" man. (Source: Moviuz) Read more »

Curse of the Remote Island

Director: CHRZU Christer Lindström / Country: Finland / Year: 2008 / Type: Short / Duration: 16 mins / Festivals & Awards: Espoo Ciné International Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

A curse falls upon Sir Void who is hunting his runaway moustache in the jungles of the tropical isle. Sir Void switches the cannel and travels through time with dire consequences. (Source: LIFFF) Read more »

Daddy's Boy

Director: Toni Harman / Country: United Kingdom / Year: 2004 / Type: Short / Duration: 10 mins / Festivals & Awards: Lund International Fantastic Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Rae is trying to convince his great love to give up on other men. And, as we all know the way to a man´s heart is through food, or is it the dog´s food? (Source: LIFFF) Read more »

Daddy's Girl

Director: Helen Komini Olsen / Country: Norway / Type: Short / Duration: 9 mins / Festivals & Awards: Trieste Science+Fiction Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

A girl needs to get rid of her father. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Danny Boy

Director: Marek Skrobecki / Country: Switzerland / Year: 2010 / Type: Short / Duration: 11 mins / Festivals & Awards: FanCine Málaga - Festival de Cine Fantástico / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

A young poet falls in love. A city awaits a drama to unfold. A time of sadness and conformity, a time of decisions. There is light, there is hope, there is poetry behind the dark clouds of our world. (Source: Swissfilms.ch) Read more »

Dans leur peau

Director: Arnaud Malherbe / Country: France / Year: 2008 / Type: Short / Duration: 20 mins / Festivals & Awards: FanCine Málaga - Festival de Cine Fantástico / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Darklands

Director: Julian Richards / Country: England / Year: 1996 / Type: Feature / Duration: 90 mins / Festivals & Awards: Fantasporto - Oporto International Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

A reporter investigates ritual profanations and finds himself involved with a Druidic cult. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Day 26

Director: Andras Samland / Country: Germany / Year: 2003 / Type: Short / Duration: 18 mins / Festivals & Awards: Brussels International Fantastic Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

The 26th day after the disaster. Two survivors in life suits are looking for other survivors, as they run out of gas on a remote country road.... (Source: Brooklyn Film Festival) Read more »

De Overkant

Director: Iván López Núñez / Country: The Netherlands / Year: 2006 / Type: Short / Duration: 14 mins / Festivals & Awards: Imagine Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

After a hard day's work a boy want to go to the other side of the channel and go home. However, two squash players here think otherwise. (Source: Top of the Flops (translated)) Read more »

Dead End

Director: Jean-Baptiste Andrea, Fabrice Canepa / Country: France / Year: 2002 / Type: Feature / Duration: 85 mins / Festivals & Awards: Brussels International Fantastic Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

For the past 20 years, Frank Harrington has grudgingly driven his family to celebrate Christmas with his mother-in-law. This year, he takes a shortcut. It's the biggest mistake of his life: The nightmare begins. A mysterious woman in white wanders... Read more »

Dead in three days

Director: Andreas Prochaska / Country: Austria / Year: 2006 / Type: Feature / Duration: 97 mins / Festivals & Awards: Brussels International Fantastic Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

"In 3 days you're dead!" At first, Nina and her clique think this SMS is just a stupid joke. But no one is laughing when Nina's boyfriend is found tied to a concrete block at the bottom of a lake the next day. When another member of the group is... Read more »

Death of a Shadow

Director: Tom van Avermaet / Country: France, Belgium / Year: 2012 / Type: Short / Duration: 20 mins / Festivals & Awards: Fanomenon - Leeds International Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Stuck in a limbo between life and death, Nathan Rijckx, a deceased World War I soldier, has to collect shadows to regain a second chance at life and love. With two shadows left to collect, he discovers something that shakes his world completely. Read more »

Deathwatch

Director: Michael J. Bassett / Country: Germany, United Kingdom / Year: 2002 / Type: Feature / Duration: 94 mins / Festivals & Awards: Espoo Ciné International Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Decapoda Shock

Director: Javier Chillon / Country: Spain / Year: 2011 / Type: Short / Duration: 9 mins / Festivals & Awards: Fanomenon - Leeds International Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

A man returns from a journey in space and it turns out it come with some side effects. At home he also discovers things that has happened and that he must retaliate. But whom can he trust? Read more »

Deep in the Woods

Director: Lionel Delplanque / Country: France / Year: 2000 / Type: Feature / Duration: 90 mins / Festivals & Awards: Sitges - Festival Internacional de Cinema de Catalunya / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Delivery

Director: Till Nowak / Country: Germany / Year: 2005 / Type: Short / Duration: 9 mins / Festivals & Awards: San Sebastian Horror & Fantasy Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

An old man lives a lonely life under the dark shadows of industrial smog. One day he receives a mysterious package which gives him the ability to change his environment. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Der Samurai

Director: Till Kleinert / Country: Germany / Year: 2014 / Type: Feature / Duration: 75 / Festivals & Awards: Imagine Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Jakob is a policeman in a village on the German/Polish border. One day an oblong package arrives at the station, and Jakob takes it home. That night he receives a phone call from someone who claims that the package belongs to him. At the address the... Read more »

Derniere Porte Au Sud

Director: Sacha Feiner / Country: France, Belgium / Year: 2015 / Type: Short / Duration: 15 mins / Festivals & Awards: Brussels International Fantastic Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

'The world is made of floors. Floors are connected by stairs and made of rooms. Rooms are connected by corridors. And all the floors form the World...' Such is the theory developed by Toto, the siamese head of a child whose mother whose mother has... Read more »

Detector

Director: Floris Kingma / Country: The Netherlands / Type: Short / Festivals & Awards: Strasbourg European Fantastic Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Die Schneider Krankheit

Director: Javier Chillon / Country: Spain / Year: 2008 / Type: Short / Duration: 10 mins / Festivals & Awards: Espoo Ciné International Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

The fifties, a Soviet space shuttle crashes in West Germany. The only passenger, a cosmonaut chimpanzee, spreads a deadly virus all over the country. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Dilemma

Director: Boris Paval Conen / Country: The Netherlands / Year: 2005 / Type: Short / Duration: 10 mins / Festivals & Awards: Neuchâtel International Fantastic Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Just before a truck hits a ten-year-old boy everything comes to a standstill. A man who is witnessing the accident is the only one who can move in the frozen world and he discovers a way to save the life of the child. But in his attempt to alter the... Read more »

Dog Soldiers

Director: Neil Marshall / Country: Luxembourg, United Kingdom / Year: 2002 / Type: Feature / Duration: 105 mins / Festivals & Awards: Cinénygma Luxembourg International Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Sent on basic manoeuvres in the deep, dark forests of Scotland, a band of British Tommie's find themselves hunted, trapped and waiting for the long night to reach its end. With werewolves abound in this gripping, claustrophobic, high-octane nightmare... Read more »

Doll 639

Director: András Desi, Gábor Móray / Country: Hungary / Year: 2005 / Type: Short / Duration: 15 mins / Festivals & Awards: Brussels International Fantastic Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

A lonely man lives in his cozy apartment, disturbed only by an endless train rattling in front of his window. He spends the days in his workplace, and gets everything he may need in the night. Until some strange incidents derail the routine. The story... Read more »

Doodle

Director: Sam Rogers / Country: United Kingdom / Year: 2006 / Type: Short / Duration: 5 mins / Festivals & Awards: Sitges - Festival Internacional de Cinema de Catalunya / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Having a boring job can lead to a life-threathening situation. Do not let you pen wander uncontrollable over the blank paper in front of you. (Source: LIFFF) Read more »

Dreamtime

Director: Tom Van Avermaet / Country: Belgium / Year: 2006 / Type: Short / Duration: 20 mins / Festivals & Awards: Brussels International Fantastic Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

A dystopian story about the world with no time for dreams. Still anyone can unwillingly get caught in one, even if punishment follows. The most unlikely rebel arises. (Source: LIFFF) Read more »

Duplicity

Director: Harry Cleven / Country: France, Belgium / Year: 2005 / Type: Feature / Duration: 98 mins / Festivals & Awards: Sitges - Festival Internacional de Cinema de Catalunya / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

DVD

Director: Ciro Altabas / Country: Spain / Year: 2006 / Type: Short / Duration: 17 mins / Festivals & Awards: Utopiales - Festival International de Science-Fiction de Nantes / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

The perfect love story for the modern nerd is told through sci-fi movie references while using storytelling techniques perfect for our digital age. (Source: Palm Springs Festival of Short Films) Read more »

Eat

Director: Moritz Krämer / Country: Germany / Year: 2012 / Type: Short / Duration: 7 mins / Festivals & Awards: Sitges - Festival Internacional de Cinema de Catalunya / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

A photo shoot and the model is unnerved. Back in the changing room, she makes a surprising discovery. Everything around her is edible - the chair, the TV, the walls. Read more »

Echo

Director: Dennis Van Den Bergh / Country: Belgium / Year: 2009 / Type: Short / Festivals & Awards: Brussels International Fantastic Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Eddie the Sleepwalking Cannibal

Director: Boris Rodriguez / Country: Denmark, Canada / Year: 2012 / Type: Feature / Duration: 90 mins / Festivals & Awards: Fanomenon - Leeds International Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

A painter struggling for inspiration finds an unexpected muse after he accepts a teaching position in a small town and becomes the caregiver to Eddie, a seemingly docile art student with a rare sleepwalking condition. Read more »

El Ciclo

Director: Victor Garcia / Country: Spain / Year: 2003 / Type: Short / Duration: 9 mins / Festivals & Awards: Imagine Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

A naked, blood-soaked man throws a corpse into a dimly lit basement. The cadaver lands against another body. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Employee of the Month

Director: Olivier Beguin / Country: Switzerland / Year: 2012 / Type: Short / Duration: 14 mins / Festivals & Awards: Trieste Science+Fiction Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Once hidden in cupboards, lying in coffins and haunting sarcophagi, these creatures now try to find a job. There is the Office of Professional Retraining of Myths and Legends, an organization that helps these creatures adjust to the workforce. But... Read more »

Enemy

Director: Denis Villeneuve / Country: Spain, Canada / Year: 2013 / Type: Feature / Duration: 95 mins / Festivals & Awards: Sitges - Festival Internacional de Cinema de Catalunya / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Adam is an apathetic history teacher who, while watching a movie, discovers Anthony, an actor who looks exactly like him. These two identical men’s encounter will completely change their lives. Based on The Double by José Saramago, Enemy stars a Jake... Read more »

Entre Ange et Demon

Director: Pascal Forney / Country: Switzerland / Year: 2013 / Type: Short / Duration: 8 / Festivals & Awards: Neuchâtel International Fantastic Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Two entities, facing off in a duel between good and evil, take a welcome break from their never-ending battle. Read more »

Es War Finster Und Merkwürdig Still

Director: Mirella Brunold & Nina Calderone / Country: Switzerland / Year: 2014 / Type: Short / Duration: 5 / Festivals & Awards: Neuchâtel International Fantastic Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Evilenko

Director: David Grieco / Country: Italy / Year: 2004 / Type: Feature / Duration: 111 mins / Festivals & Awards: Fantafestival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Based on the true story of A. R. Cikatilo, also known as the monster of Rostov. A. R. Evilenko is a serial killer who killed and ate more than 50 children in old Soviet Republic. V. T. Lesiev is the detective who tracks down and catches him. (Source:... Read more »

Falling Apart

Director: Jasper Wessels / Country: The Netherlands / Year: 2011 / Type: Short / Duration: 8 mins / Festivals & Awards: Espoo Ciné International Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Frank is a man facing a very exceptional, unfortunate situation. His point of gravity is slipping away, and soon his social life will fall apart. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Fausto 5.0

Director: Àlex Ollé, Isidro Ortiz, Carlus Padrissa / Country: Spain / Year: 2001 / Type: Feature / Duration: 93 mins / Festivals & Awards: Espoo Ciné International Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent, Cinénygma Luxembourg International Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Or

FearDotCom

Director: William Malone / Country: Germany, Luxembourg, United Kingdom, USA / Year: 2002 / Type: Feature / Duration: 101 mins / Festivals & Awards: Fantafestival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Four bodies are found in New York City. Why, why, why? The coincidence? They all died 48 hours after logging on to a site named feardotcom.com. Tough detective Mike Reilly collaborates with Department of Health associate Terry Huston to research these... Read more »

Feed Me

Director: Niels Dekker / Country: The Netherlands / Year: 2011 / Type: Short / Duration: 5 mins / Festivals & Awards: Imagine Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

A feeder is getting bored with his current project… (Source: Dekker) Read more »

Fermat's Room

Director: Luis Piedrahita / Rodrigo Sopeña / Country: Spain / Year: 2007 / Type: Feature / Duration: 88 mins / Festivals & Awards: Fantasporto - Oporto International Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Final Journey

Director: Brendan Muldowney / Country: Ireland / Year: 2006 / Type: Short / Duration: 3 mins / Festivals & Awards: Trieste Science+Fiction Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Isn't it a shame that everything must die, But when sweet life passes on, Where do our souls then fly? (Source: Irish Film Board) Read more »

Finkle's Odyssey

Director: Barney Clay / Country: United Kingdom / Year: 2007 / Type: Short / Duration: 17 mins / Festivals & Awards: Fantasporto - Oporto International Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

A serious case of writers block makes the desperate writer turn to unconventional means. The help is to be found but in quite an unexpected place. (Source: LIFFF) Read more »

First Contact

Director: Pau Escribano / Country: Spain / Year: 2009 / Type: Short / Duration: 9 mins / Festivals & Awards: FanCine Málaga - Festival de Cine Fantástico / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

An astronaut has been navigating alone through space for 13 years, 7 months, 2 days, 5 hours and 2 minutes. His mission is to find and investigate new intelligent life forms. However, he has not found anyone so far. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Fish

Director: Jonathan Davies / Country: Finland / Year: 2002 / Type: Short / Duration: 12 mins / Festivals & Awards: Espoo Ciné International Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Hunger and privation have made life a living hell for a fish in a goldfish bowl. Because his owner doesn’t feed him properly, the fish’s attention begins to wander more and more often to the house next door. Perhaps he will find help from the... Read more »

Fist of Jesus

Director: David Muñoz & Adrián Cardona / Country: Spain / Year: 2012 / Type: Short / Duration: 15 mins / Festivals & Awards: Abertoir Horror Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Jesus is always willing to lend a hand to those in need… but there are others that will taste his fist. (Source: Abertoir Horror Film Festival) Read more »

Forbidden Eyes

Director: Elbert van Strien / Country: The Netherlands / Year: 2002 / Type: Short / Duration: 16 mins / Festivals & Awards: Lund International Fantastic Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

A seemingly ordinary but shy boy in a Dutch high school has a very unusual problem: he and his family are extraterrestrial aliens, and looking into the eyes of an ordinary human is lethal to them. So what do you do when you fall in love? (Source: LIFFF) Read more »

Frontiére (s)

Director: Xavier Gens / Country: France, Switzerland / Year: 2007 / Type: Feature / Duration: 108 mins / Festivals & Awards: Brussels International Fantastic Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

A gang of young thieves flee Paris during the violent aftermath of a political election, only to hole up at an Inn run by neo-Nazis. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Ghost Train

Director: Lee Cronin / Country: Ireland / Year: 2013 / Type: Short / Duration: 17 mins / Festivals & Awards: Molins de Rei Horror Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Once a year, estranged brothers Michael and Peter make a reluctant pilgrimage to the old fairground yard where their friend Sam went missing when they were boys. Both men's' lives are colored by what happened the day their friend was sucked inside the... Read more »

Goodbye, 20th Century

Director: Darko Mitrevski / Aleksandar Popovski / Country: Macedonia / Year: 1998 / Type: Feature / Duration: 83 mins / Festivals & Awards: Espoo Ciné International Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Goodnight Mommy

Director: Veronika Franz, Severin Fiala / Country: Austria / Year: 2014 / Type: Feature / Festivals & Awards: Sitges - Festival Internacional de Cinema de Catalunya / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent, Trieste Science+Fiction Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Or

In the heat of the summer. A lonesome house in the countryside between woods and corn fields. Nine-year-old twin brothers are waiting for their mother. When she comes home, bandaged after cosmetic surgery, nothing is like before. The children start to... Read more »

Graffiti

Director: Lluís Quílez / Country: Spain / Year: 2015 / Type: Short / Duration: 30 mins / Festivals & Awards: Sitges - Festival Internacional de Cinema de Catalunya / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

The world had ended. He thought he was alone. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Grimm Love

Director: Martin Weisz / Country: Germany / Year: 2006 / Type: Feature / Duration: 87 mins / Festivals & Awards: Cinénygma Luxembourg International Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

In Germany, as graduate student Katie Armstrong researches cannibal killer Oliver Hagen for her thesis, she becomes obsessed with her subject and ultimately plunges into a lifestyle similar to Hagen's and the thousands of people like him. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

H.P. Lovecraft: The Road to L

Director: Roberto Leggio / Frederico Greco / Country: Italy / Year: 2005 / Type: Feature / Duration: 92 mins / Festivals & Awards: Fantafestival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Happy D-Day

Director: Holger B. Frick / Country: Germany / Year: 2013 / Type: Short / Duration: 8 mins / Festivals & Awards: Trieste Science+Fiction Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

When a young man starts his early morning run through the woods, he has no idea what this special day will have coming as a surprise for him - but how could he, it's his birthday. Read more »

Hatch

Director: Damian Mc Carthy / Country: Ireland / Year: 2009 / Type: Short / Duration: 10 mins / Festivals & Awards: San Sebastian Horror & Fantasy Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Heartless

Director: Philip Ridley / Country: England / Year: 2009 / Type: Feature / Duration: 90 mins / Festivals & Awards: Fanomenon - Leeds International Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Hell's Fever

Director: Alessandro Perrella / Country: Italy / Year: 2006 / Type: Feature / Festivals & Awards: Fantafestival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Hideaways

Director: Agnès Merlet / Country: France / Year: 2011 / Type: Feature / Duration: 88 mins / Festivals & Awards: Strasbourg European Fantastic Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

James Furlong, motherless, discovered an extraordinary gift to an accident causing the death of his father and his grandmother. Shocked by the mysterious power he has discovered, James is isolated in a forest to avoid hurting his family and decides to... Read more »

Holy Motors

Director: Leos Carax / Country: France / Year: 2012 / Type: Feature / Duration: 115 mins / Festivals & Awards: Sitges - Festival Internacional de Cinema de Catalunya / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

From dawn to dusk, a few hours in the life of Monsieur Oscar, a shadowy character who journeys from one life to the next. He is, in turn, captain of industry, assassin, beggar, monster, family man... He seems to be playing roles, plunging headlong into... Read more »

Home Video

Director: Ed Boase / Country: United Kingdom / Year: 2005 / Type: Short / Duration: 4 mins / Festivals & Awards: Fanomenon - Leeds International Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Someone is watching her. A creeping sensation grows into a paralyzing knowledge: You are not safe! (Source: LIFFF) Read more »

Hotel

Director: Jessica Hausner / Country: Germany, Austria / Year: 2004 / Type: Feature / Duration: 83 mins / Festivals & Awards: Fanomenon - Leeds International Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

When Irene gets a job as a hotel maid she soon finds out that the previous girl disappeared in mysterious circumstances. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

How Olin Lost His Eye

Director: Damian McCarthy / Country: Ireland / Year: 2013 / Type: Short / Duration: 6 mins / Festivals & Awards: San Sebastian Horror & Fantasy Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

While playing in a burnt-out house, Olin loses an eye. But it is no accident. (Source: Abertoir Horror Film Festival) Read more »

How to get rid of the others

Director: Anders Rønnow Klarlund / Country: Denmark / Year: 2007 / Type: Feature / Duration: 94 mins / Festivals & Awards: Espoo Ciné International Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

A satirical drama revealing the consequences of the Danish government's "New Copenhagen Criteria", a new policy aiming at securing the nation's survival. Citizens who fail to meet the criteria - those who have received more from society than what they... Read more »

Hypnotic

Director: Nick Willing / Country: United Kingdom / Year: 2002 / Type: Feature / Duration: 108 mins / Festivals & Awards: Lund International Fantastic Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Hypos

Director: David Carreras / Country: Spain / Year: 2004 / Type: Feature / Duration: 93 mins / Festivals & Awards: Brussels International Fantastic Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

The horror of being dead. The nightmare of still being alive. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

I'll See You In My Dreams

Director: Miguel Ángel Vivas / Country: Portugal / Year: 2003 / Type: Short / Duration: 20 mins / Festivals & Awards: Fantasporto - Oporto International Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

In a village inexplicable haunted by a plague of zombies, Lucio, an honest worker, is the only person who can fight then. He has matrimonial problems and hides Ana, his adorable wife, now transformed in a horrible zombie with a violent behavior, in the... Read more »

In the name of the son

Director: Vincent Lannoo / Country: France, Belgium / Year: 2012 / Type: Feature / Duration: 80 mins / Festivals & Awards: Neuchâtel International Fantastic Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent, Sitges - Festival Internacional de Cinema de Catalunya / Feature Film Méliès d'Or

Catholic fundamentalist Elizabeth doubts nothing, which is why her loss of faith is going to hurt. The comedy of the year. (NIFFF) Read more »

Index Zero

Director: Lorenzo Sportiello / Country: United Kingdom, Italy / Year: 2014 / Type: Feature / Duration: 90 mins / Festivals & Awards: Trieste Science+Fiction Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

2035, United States of Europe. Some humans are not sustainable anymore. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Infringe

Director: Martin Åhlin / Country: Sweden / Year: 2014 / Type: Short / Duration: 19 mins / Festivals & Awards: San Sebastian Horror & Fantasy Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Naomi accidentally collides with the blind Laura on the street. An impulse is awakened inside of her - an impulse to do something bad. Read more »

Inside

Director: Julien Maury / Alexandre Bustillo / Country: France / Year: 2007 / Type: Feature / Duration: 83 mins / Festivals & Awards: Sitges - Festival Internacional de Cinema de Catalunya / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Four months after the death of her husband, a woman on the brink of motherhood is tormented in her home by a strange woman who wants her unborn baby. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Iron Sky

Director: Timo Vuorensola / Country: Germany, Finland, Australia, USA / Year: 2012 / Type: Feature / Duration: 93 mins / Festivals & Awards: Brussels International Fantastic Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

In the last moments of World War II, a secret Nazi space program evaded destruction by fleeing to the Dark Side of the Moon. During 70 years of utter secrecy, the Nazis construct a gigantic space fortress with a massive armada of flying saucers.... Read more »

Isolation

Director: Billy O´Brien / Country: England, Ireland / Year: 2005 / Type: Feature / Festivals & Awards: Fanomenon - Leeds International Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Joshua

Director: Andreas Müller / Country: Switzerland / Year: 2002 / Type: Short / Duration: 29 mins / Festivals & Awards: Neuchâtel International Fantastic Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

A young man is put to the test as a newly trained customs official. Alone and inexperienced at a border post in the hills, he meets bizarre, mysterious characters who will lead him to his own frontiers in a series of events both absurd and grotesque. A... Read more »

Kidnapped

Director: Miguel Ángel Vivas / Country: Spain / Year: 2010 / Type: Feature / Duration: 85 mins / Festivals & Awards: Espoo Ciné International Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Three hooded Eastern-European criminals burst into a home in a Madrid gated community, holding the family hostage in its own home, and forcing the father to empty his credit cards. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Kill List

Director: Ben Wheatley / Country: United Kingdom / Year: 2011 / Type: Feature / Duration: 95 mins / Festivals & Awards: Sitges - Festival Internacional de Cinema de Catalunya / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Nearly a year after a botched job, a hitman takes a new assignment with the promise of a big payoff for three killings. What starts off as an easy task soon unravels, sending the killer into the heart of darkness. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Killing Words

Director: Laura Mañá / Country: Spain / Year: 2003 / Type: Feature / Duration: 89 mins / Festivals & Awards: Fantasporto - Oporto International Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Locked in a dark basement, Laura, a psychiatrist in her early thirties, contemplates in horror a video where a man confesses to be a serial killer. His name is Ramon, an apparently normal man in his forties, who seems to be quite harmless. Gagged and... Read more »

King of the Hill

Director: Gonzalo López-Gallego / Country: Spain / Year: 2007 / Type: Feature / Duration: 90 mins / Festivals & Awards: Imagine Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Kingz

Director: Benni Diez / Marinko Spahic / Country: Germany / Year: 2007 / Type: Short / Duration: 20 mins / Festivals & Awards: Trieste Science+Fiction Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

La Dama en el Umbral

Director: Jorge Dayas / Country: Spain / Year: 2007 / Duration: 14 mins / Festivals & Awards: Ravenna Nightmare Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Beginning of the twentieth century. Captain Michel Alban arrives in a city in France. That very night he discovers a fascinating woman that lives in the house he sees through his window. (Source: Warsaw Film Festival) Read more »

La femme à cordes

Director: Vladimir Mavounia-Kouka / Country: France / Year: 2010 / Type: Short / Duration: 15 mins / Festivals & Awards: Strasbourg European Fantastic Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

La maison de Poussière

Director: Jean-Claude Rozec / Country: France / Year: 2014 / Type: Short / Duration: 11 mins / Festivals & Awards: FanCine Málaga - Festival de Cine Fantástico / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Slowly, the steel jaws devour the old tower. An ancient owner rushes into the rubble, chasing children unwary. Then began a strange journey into the heart of this 'house' which shelters so many memories... (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Lägg M för Mord

Director: Magnus Holmgren / Country: Sweden / Year: 2008 / Type: Short / Duration: 8 mins / Festivals & Awards: Neuchâtel International Fantastic Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

On the hottest day of the year a husband figures out a way to get rid of his annoying wife in a game of scrabble. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Las Horas Muertas

Director: Haritz Zubillaga / Country: Spain / Year: 2007 / Type: Short / Duration: 14 mins / Festivals & Awards: Ravenna Nightmare Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Lawn Dogs

Director: John Duigan / Country: England / Year: 1997 / Type: Feature / Festivals & Awards: Brussels International Fantastic Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Newly arrived in an up-market housing development, quiet ten-year-old Devon doesn't quite fit in. Ignoring the urgings of her social-climbing father, Devon chooses the company of Trent, who mows the estate's lawns, rather than of the girls her own age.... Read more »

Left

Director: Froukje Tan / Country: The Netherlands / Year: 2008 / Type: Feature / Duration: 83 mins / Festivals & Awards: Lund International Fantastic Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Without knowing, Dexter can't see left and has to find his direction in life anew. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Left Bank

Director: Pieter Van Hees / Country: Belgium / Year: 2008 / Type: Feature / Duration: 102 mins / Festivals & Awards: Neuchâtel International Fantastic Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

When Marie moves into her boyfriend's apartment, she uncovers a disturbing mystery. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Legend

Director: Pau Teixidor / Country: Spain / Year: 2011 / Type: Short / Duration: 16 mins / Festivals & Awards: Grossmann Fantastic Film & Wine Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

A ten year old girl is on a road trip with her family. She reads a legend about a pack of wolves that kidnaps a human child. But is it really just a legend? She will soon find out. (Source: LIFFF) Read more »

Les Bessones del Carrer de Ponent

Director: Marc Riba / Anna Solanas / Country: Spain / Year: 2010 / Type: Short / Duration: 13 mins / Festivals & Awards: Sitges - Festival Internacional de Cinema de Catalunya / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Ointments, elixirs and poultices. Enriqueta and Ramoneta will attend your needs with discretion, reserve and pleasant manners at Sunset Street No. 17A, Barcelona. Not sold in drugstores or chemist's shops. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Let the Right One In

Director: Tomas Alfredson / Country: Sweden / Year: 2008 / Type: Feature / Duration: 114 mins / Festivals & Awards: Sitges - Festival Internacional de Cinema de Catalunya / Feature Film Méliès d'Or, Neuchâtel International Fantastic Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Eli is 12 years old. She's been 12 for over 200 years and, she just moved in next door. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Let us Prey

Director: Brian O'Malley / Country: United Kingdom, Ireland / Year: 2014 / Type: Feature / Festivals & Awards: Brussels International Fantastic Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Rachel Heggie, a tough female cop from the big city is transferred to a small village in the Irish countryside. To show the stuff she’s made of, she arrests the only criminal in the region and puts him in a cell for the night. But that’s not the end of... Read more »

Lighthouse

Director: Simon Hunter / Country: England / Year: 1999 / Type: Feature / Duration: 95 mins / Festivals & Awards: Cinénygma Luxembourg International Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Lilith

Director: Maxim Stollenwerk / Country: Belgium / Year: 2013 / Type: Short / Festivals & Awards: Brussels International Fantastic Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Livid

Director: Alexandre Bustillo & Julien Maury / Country: France / Year: 2011 / Type: Feature / Duration: 88 mins / Festivals & Awards: Espoo Ciné International Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

"It's young Lucy's first day as a trainee in-house caregiver. She visits Mrs Jessel, an old woman who lies in cerebral coma, by herself, in her large desolate house. Learning by accident that Mrs Jessel, a former dance teacher of repute, supposedly... Read more »

Liza, the Fox-Fairy

Director: Károly Ujj Mészáros / Country: Hungary / Year: 2015 / Type: Feature / Duration: 98 mins / Festivals & Awards: Imagine Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Liza's a nurse, seeking love. Her only company is a long-dead Japanese pop star, who turns her into a fox-fairy out of jealousy. Now, every men who desires Liza shall die horribly. Can she overcome the curse? (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Loose Ends

Director: Stèphane Everaert / Country: Belgium / Year: 2014 / Type: Short / Duration: 14 mins / Festivals & Awards: Grossmann Fantastic Film & Wine Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Henry passes away on his deathbed. He expects to go to heaven. When Walburge the angel responsible for the post-mortem administrative procedure appears, she wants to send him for 1000 years of purgatory first. Henry doesn't agree. Will he convince the... Read more »

Lothar

Director: Luca Zuberbühler / Country: Switzerland / Year: 2013 / Type: Short / Duration: 13 mins / Festivals & Awards: Neuchâtel International Fantastic Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Lothar is cursed; every time he sneezes, something nearby explodes. Living as a recluse in a bunker, he is forced to leave one day, when his toaster gives up its ghost. (Source: NIFFF) Read more »

Loups

Director: Hugo Veludo / Country: Switzerland / Year: 2003 / Type: Short / Duration: 17 mins / Festivals & Awards: Neuchâtel International Fantastic Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

The story of a little girl in the 16th century who is battling with wolves and a mysterious book left by her mother. (Source: Clermont Filmfest) Read more »

M.O.

Director: Jakub Kouřil / Country: Czech Republic / Year: 2012 / Type: Short / Duration: 7 mins / Festivals & Awards: Lund International Fantastic Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

An older woman feel alone and buys herself a man, a mechanical man that comes in a ”build it yourself” form. Read more »

Machine

Director: Gabe Ibanez / Country: Spain / Year: 2006 / Type: Short / Duration: 17 mins / Festivals & Awards: Fanomenon - Leeds International Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

A girl breaks through pain and bewilderment to discover her new essence and finds the way to reconcile with mankind. (Source: Brooklyn Film Festival) Read more »

Maestro

Director: Géza M Tóth / Country: Hungary / Year: 2005 / Type: Short / Duration: 5 mins / Festivals & Awards: Imagine Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

The Maestro is preparing for the spotlight with some help from his dedicated assistant. A beautifully orchestrated animation surprises and spreads delight. (Source: LIFFF) Read more »

Mama

Director: Andrés Muschietti / Country: Spain / Year: 2008 / Type: Short / Duration: 3 mins / Festivals & Awards: Fantasporto - Oporto International Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

A young girl wakes up and tells her sister that their mother has returned home. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Maquetas

Director: Carlos Vermut / Country: Spain / Year: 2009 / Type: Short / Duration: 4 mins / Festivals & Awards: Utopiales - Festival International de Science-Fiction de Nantes / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

The testimonies of three forgotten victims whose lives have changed due to a common tragedy. A tragedy of unimaginable dimensions. (Source: Read more »

Marsal

Director: Vinko Bresan / Country: Croatia / Year: 1999 / Type: Feature / Duration: 97 mins / Festivals & Awards: Fantafestival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Stipan is a policeman who comes to small Adriatic island off the Croatian coast in order to investigate... (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Martyrs

Director: Pascal Laugier / Country: France / Year: 2008 / Type: Feature / Duration: 97 mins / Festivals & Awards: Sitges - Festival Internacional de Cinema de Catalunya / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent, Sitges - Festival Internacional de Cinema de Catalunya / Feature Film Méliès d'Or

A young woman's quest for revenge against the people who kidnapped and tormented her as a child leads her and a friend, who is also a victim of child abuse, on a terrifying journey into a living hell of depravity. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

May I Kill U?

Director: Stuart Urban / Country: England / Year: 2012 / Type: Feature / Duration: 87 mins / Festivals & Awards: Brussels International Fantastic Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Baz is one of Britain's new breed of police, a cycle cop. Although he appears to be a figure of fun, a freak accident turns him into a psychopath. As riots break out in London, a head injury changes Baz from an everyday police officer into a mad... Read more »

Mebana

Director: Daniel Wallentin / Country: Sweden / Year: 2005 / Type: Short / Duration: 15 mins / Festivals & Awards: Lund International Fantastic Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

A film about a meeting between a human and an imaginary creature. Also a story about the initial need for love, and how far some of us are prepared to go to get it. (Source: LIFFF) Read more »

Men & Chicken

Director: Anders Thomas Jensen / Country: Germany, Denmark / Year: 2014 / Type: Feature / Duration: 104 / Festivals & Awards: Neuchâtel International Fantastic Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Men and Chicken is a black comedy about two outcast brothers, who by getting to know their unknown family also discover a horrible truth about themselves and their relatives. Read more »

Miami

Director: Simão Cayatte / Country: Portugal / Year: 2014 / Type: Short / Duration: 15 mins / Festivals & Awards: MOTELx - Lisbon International Horror Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

A teenage girl’s dream of becoming famous turns into a dangerous obsession. Read more »

Monsters

Director: Robert Morgan / Country: United Kingdom / Year: 2004 / Type: Short / Duration: 12 mins 30 secs / Festivals & Awards: Fanomenon - Leeds International Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

A young boy, from a wicked and largely disinterested family, begins to turn to animal cruelty for satisfaction. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Moon

Director: Duncan Jones / Country: England / Year: 2009 / Type: Feature / Duration: 97 mins / Festivals & Awards: Espoo Ciné International Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Moonglow

Director: Peter Ghesquière / Country: Belgium / Year: 2004 / Type: Short / Duration: 16 mins / Festivals & Awards: Brussels International Fantastic Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

An eight-year-old boy along with his parents reside in a dictorial regime, many ambiguous things take place with them. The wife witnesses the murder of her husband; knowing that the life of her son will collapse, she keeps her husbands death a secret.... Read more »

Mr. Foley

Director: Daddy / Country: Ireland / Year: 2009 / Type: Short / Duration: 5 mins / Festivals & Awards: Strasbourg European Fantastic Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Sound effects can have a strange effect, especially on Mr. Foley. Read more »

Mum and Dad

Director: Steven Sheil / Country: England / Year: 2008 / Type: Feature / Duration: 90 mins / Festivals & Awards: Fanomenon - Leeds International Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Murielle Moi Non Plus

Director: Christine Guilbaud / Country: France / Year: 2004 / Type: Short / Duration: 11 mins 50 secs / Festivals & Awards: Utopiales - Festival International de Science-Fiction de Nantes / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Once upon a time there was the man and his machine, Murielle, a neuromatrix of the lastest generation. The man maintains real couple reports with Murielle. She satisfies all his physical and psychological needs thanks to two visible interfaces: a... Read more »

My Bearded Mother

Director: Maria Hedman / Country: Sweden / Year: 2003 / Type: Short / Duration: 30 mins / Festivals & Awards: Lund International Fantastic Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Karin and Mirjam love playing horse. Daddy stopped talking long ago. Mommy has a serious problem with body hair. I mean, really serious. The Horse Man cometh, and things are about to change. (Source: LIFFF) Read more »

My Little Eye

Director: Marc Evans / Country: France, United Kingdom, USA, Canada / Year: 2002 / Type: Feature / Duration: 95 mins / Festivals & Awards: Imagine Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Fear Is Not Knowing. Terror Is Finding Out. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

My Past Life

Director: Sebastian Lindblad / Country: Sweden / Year: 2013 / Type: Short / Festivals & Awards: San Sebastian Horror & Fantasy Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

A story about a man blinded by love, driven by obsession and oblivious to reality... Read more »

Mystery

Director: Chema García Ibarra / Country: Spain / Year: 2013 / Type: Short / Duration: 12 mins / Festivals & Awards: Espoo Ciné International Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

They say that if you put your ear to the back of her neck, you can hear the Virgin speak. Read more »

Next Door

Director: Pål Sletaune / Country: Sweden, Norway, Denmark / Year: 2005 / Type: Feature / Duration: 75 mins / Festivals & Awards: Cinénygma Luxembourg International Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

John has just been left by his girlfriend Ingrid. That day he allows himself to be seduced into a mystical and scary world, where it is impossible to separate truth from the lies. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Nina Forever

Director: Blaine Brothers / Country: United Kingdom / Type: Feature / Festivals & Awards: Lund International Fantastic Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Noct

Director: Vincent Toujas / Country: France / Year: 2014 / Type: Short / Duration: 14 mins / Festivals & Awards: Molins de Rei Horror Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Jay is an insomniac. A strange presence will become his executioner and liberator. (Source: Molins de Rei) Read more »

Noise

Director: Przemyslaw Adamski / Country: Poland / Year: 2010 / Type: Short / Duration: 7 mins / Festivals & Awards: Lund International Fantastic Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

A game of synesthetic imagination is created in an apartment. Sounds are evoking images and creating their own playful world. (Source: LIFFF) Read more »

Nosferatu Tango

Director: Zoltán Horváth / Country: France, Switzerland / Year: 2002 / Type: Short / Duration: 13 mins / Festivals & Awards: Cinénygma Luxembourg International Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

A mosquito falls madly in love with a vampire. Together they go looking for fresh blood in a baroque, bizarre and dangerous world... (Source: LIFFF) Read more »

Nostalgic Z

Director: Carl Bouteiller / Country: France / Year: 2012 / Type: Short / Duration: 15 mins / Festivals & Awards: Abertoir Horror Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

A tough Vietnam veteran and his cowardly sidekick instruct us in the fine art of zombie extermination, be they the standard issue unemployed zombies, or the reviled zombie bankers. (Source: Nostalgic Z) Read more »

Not Funny

Director: Carlos Violadé / Country: Spain / Year: 2012 / Type: Short / Duration: 15 mins / Festivals & Awards: Strasbourg European Fantastic Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

They are in love and live together. Manolo likes to play practical jokes. Maria has a lot of patience and good sense of humour. Manolo doesn't know that to make a joke, one has to assume all the consequences. Read more »

Nursery Crimes

Director: L. Whyte / Country: England / Year: 2010 / Type: Short / Duration: 3,34 mins / Festivals & Awards: Abertoir Horror Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Nursery Crimes is a mixed media animated short about Little Bo Peep—who has slaughtered her sheep and doesn’t know where to hide them! Witnessed disposing of the bodies by Mary Contrary, Bo struggles to conceal the evidence. The resulting spree sees... Read more »

Of Cats & Women

Director: Jonas Govaerts / Country: Belgium / Year: 2007 / Type: Short / Duration: 12 mins / Festivals & Awards: Brussels International Fantastic Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent, Sitges - Festival Internacional de Cinema de Catalunya / Short Film Méliès d'Or

Of Cats & Women is a short film directed by Jonas Govaerts, about a woman consumed by jealousy. To get back at her ex-lover and his new girlfriend, she decides to kidnap their cat... (Source: Screener I) Read more »

Oh My God?!

Director: Christophe Van Rompaey / Country: Belgium / Year: 2001 / Type: Short / Duration: 9 / Festivals & Awards: Cinénygma Luxembourg International Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent, Cinénygma Luxembourg International Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Or

A young girl wakes up in the trunk of a car. This is not how she imagined her birthday... (Source: IMDB) Read more »

One of Those Days

Director: Hattie Dalton / Country: England / Year: 2008 / Type: Short / Duration: 14 mins / Festivals & Awards: Sitges - Festival Internacional de Cinema de Catalunya / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

We've all had "one of those days" - when nothing seems to go right, when life just seems to be dealing you one poor hand after another. Unfortunately for Howard Whittam, that day is Judgment Day. (IMDB) Read more »

Out of a Forest

Director: Tobias Gundorff Boesen / Country: Denmark / Year: 2010 / Type: Short / Duration: 6 mins / Festivals & Awards: Lund International Fantastic Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

A family of rabbits are having a birthday party under a big tree, unaware that a mischievous wolf is approaching. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Out of Erasers

Director: Erik Rosenlund / Country: Sweden, Denmark / Year: 2011 / Type: Short / Duration: 15 mins / Festivals & Awards: Trieste Science+Fiction Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

A woman is infected by doodles on her way home. With the help of an eraser the woman succeeds in removing the scribbles. But the eraser factory has burned down and the scribbles are slowly taking over the world. Armed with only one eraser the woman... Read more »

Painless

Director: Juan Carlos Medina / Country: Spain, France, Portugal / Year: 2012 / Type: Feature / Duration: 100 mins / Festivals & Awards: Strasbourg European Fantastic Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Set in Catalonia, Painless weaves two stories: in one, starting during the Spanish Civil War and running through to the '60s, an asylum attempts to rehabilitate children who feel no pain, by teaching them physical suffering. In the second, in the... Read more »

Pathos

Director: Dennis Cabella / Marcello Ercole / Fabio Prati / Country: Italy / Year: 2010 / Type: Short / Duration: 17 mins / Festivals & Awards: Fanomenon - Leeds International Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Huge plains of waste cover every corner of the Planet. Toxic gases make the air unbreathable. Acid rain poisons the water. Global warming make the surface uninhabitable and hostile. The Earth is dead. And the process is not reversible. But Mankind,... Read more »

Paths of Hate

Director: Damian Nenow / Year: 2010 / Type: Short / Duration: 10 mins / Festivals & Awards: San Sebastian Horror & Fantasy Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

A short tale about the demons that slumber deep in the human soul and have the power to push people into the abyss of blind hate, fury and rage. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Pela Boca Morre o Peixe

Director: João P. Nunes / Country: Portugal / Year: 2013 / Duration: 13 mins / Festivals & Awards: MOTELx - Lisbon International Horror Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Years of illegal fishing made him famous among those that share a passion for the grotesque and the unlawful. One day, the hunter becomes prey. Read more »

Perfect Drug

Director: Toon Aerts / Country: Belgium / Year: 2012 / Type: Short / Duration: 13 mins / Festivals & Awards: Imagine Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Misha, Yumiko and Chinatsu are sitting in a parked car in front of a strange motel. In the backseat they have a huge amount of test tubes filled with different substances. It's clear that their attempted burglary didn't go as planned… While Yumiko... Read more »

Personne n'est parfait

Director: Christophe Clamaron / Country: France / Year: 2004 / Type: Short / Duration: 14 mins / Festivals & Awards: Utopiales - Festival International de Science-Fiction de Nantes / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Ever liked your job? How about so much that you would be willing to kill to get it done? No this isn’t a military flick he’s a janitor or it’s a janitor… this crazy robot world will drive our poor hero crazy or more likely to deactivation. (Source: RIIF) Read more »

Photographing Fairies

Director: Nick Willing / Country: England / Year: 1997 / Type: Feature / Duration: 106 mins / Festivals & Awards: Fantasporto - Oporto International Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent, Fantafestival / Feature Film Méliès d'Or

Photographer Charles Castle is numbed with grief following the death of his beautiful bride. He goes off to war, working in the trenches as a photographer. Following the war and still in grief Charles is given some photographs purporting to be of... Read more »

Pivot

Director: André Bergs / Country: The Netherlands / Year: 2009 / Type: Short / Duration: 5 mins / Festivals & Awards: Imagine Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Plastic

Director: Mark Davies / Country: United Kingdom / Year: 2006 / Type: Short / Duration: 15 mins / Festivals & Awards: Ravenna Nightmare Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

A full movie in fifteen minutes? Yes, it can happen. And afterwards you say that you felt there was something about the girl the minute you laid your eyes on her. (Source: LIFFF) Read more »

Polder

Director: Samuel Schwarz & Julian M. Grünthal / Country: Germany, Switzerland / Year: 2015 / Type: Feature / Duration: 90 mins / Festivals & Awards: Trieste Science+Fiction Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

NEUROO-X stands for games that dissolve the boundary between reality and gaming. A new gadget, the myth-enshrouded RED BOOK, offers the ultimate gaming experience. The most secret longings of gamers are scanned by the engine and transformed into... Read more »

Possessed

Director: Anders Rønnow Klarlund / Country: Denmark / Year: 1999 / Type: Feature / Duration: 99 mins / Festivals & Awards: Brussels International Fantastic Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent, Fantasporto - Oporto International Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Or

Princess

Director: Anders Morgenthaler / Country: Germany, Denmark / Year: 2006 / Type: Feature / Duration: 90 mins / Festivals & Awards: Sitges - Festival Internacional de Cinema de Catalunya / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent, Lund International Fantastic Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Or

Punched

Director: Michael Rittmannsberger / Country: Austria / Year: 2012 / Type: Short / Duration: 11 mins / Festivals & Awards: Espoo Ciné International Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

After being checked by the police, a young father of Arabic origin fails to explain the situation to his son – unaware that the most inexplicable happenings are yet to come… (Source: Punched website) Read more »

R.I.P.

Director: Jan Doense / Country: The Netherlands / Year: 2001 / Type: Short / Duration: 7 mins / Festivals & Awards: Dead by Dawn: Scotland's International Horror Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

She thought he was dead, but her husband has come back from beyond the grave. The question is, what does he want? (Source: LIFFF) Read more »

Rare Exports Inc.

Director: Jalmari Helander / Country: Finland / Year: 2003 / Type: Short / Duration: 8 mins / Festivals & Awards: San Sebastian Horror & Fantasy Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

An elite trio of expert hunters venture into the woods to track and capture an especially rare and dangerous prey for the Christmas season. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Rare Exports: A Christmas Tale

Director: Jalmari Helander / Country: Sweden, Finland / Year: 2010 / Type: Feature / Duration: 78 mins / Festivals & Awards: Trieste Science+Fiction Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

In the depths of the Korvatunturi mountains, 486 metres deep, lies the closest ever guarded secret of Christmas. The time has come to dig it up! This Christmas everyone will believe in Santa Claus. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Raymond

Director: Fabrice Le Nezet, Francois Roisin, Jules Janaud / Country: France, South Africa / Year: 2007 / Type: Short / Duration: 6 mins / Festivals & Awards: Lund International Fantastic Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Raymond has the ambition to travel the world and explore the oceans but he's to lazy. He gets help from a laboratory which has invented liquids that create movements in objects. Also in humans... A hilarious film! (Source: LIFFF) Read more »

Red, White & Blue

Director: Simon Rumley / Country: England / Year: 2010 / Type: Feature / Duration: 106 mins / Festivals & Awards: Lund International Fantastic Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Renaisssance

Director: Christian Volckman / Country: France, Luxembourg, England / Year: 2006 / Type: Feature / Duration: 105 mins / Festivals & Awards: Fantasporto - Oporto International Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

In 2054, Paris is a labyrinth where all movement is monitored and recorded. Casting a shadow over everything is the city's largest company, Avalon, which insinuates itself into every aspect of contemporary life to sell its primary export -- youth and... Read more »

Reset

Director: Marcus Kryler & Fredrik Åkerström / Country: Sweden / Year: 2013 / Type: Short / Duration: 16 / Festivals & Awards: Imagine Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Sophie lives alone with her mother on a remote farm, pining for her father who has disappeared, but sends letters once a month for his daughter. One morning when a new letter arrives, everything changes suddenly and nothing will ever be the same.... Read more »

Roadkill

Director: Jeroen Annokkee / Country: The Netherlands / Year: 2003 / Type: Short / Duration: 5 mins / Festivals & Awards: Imagine Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

A city woman drives on a small country road and hits a duck. In her attempts to release the animal from its suffering, she only makes things worse, both for the duck and herself. (Source: Movies Horn) Read more »

Robotics

Director: Jasper Bazuin / Country: The Netherlands / Year: 2013 / Type: Short / Duration: 18 mins / Festivals & Awards: Strasbourg European Fantastic Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

John has built a robot-double of himself in the hopes of having a better life, but the double son surpasses John's expectations. Read more »

Room 606

Director: Peter Volkart / Country: Switzerland / Year: 2012 / Type: Short / Duration: 15 mins / Festivals & Awards: Sitges - Festival Internacional de Cinema de Catalunya / Short Film Méliès d'Or, Neuchâtel International Fantastic Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

The travelling salesman Jonathan Fisch peddles glass eyes. His journey takes him to the edge of the province, where he checks in to a run-down hotel. The attic room number 606 has its pitfalls. Something rather peculiar is happening beyond the wall.... Read more »

Rubber

Director: Quentin Dupieux / Country: France / Year: 2010 / Type: Feature / Duration: 85 mins / Festivals & Awards: Sitges - Festival Internacional de Cinema de Catalunya / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

When Robert, a tire, discovers his destructive telepathic powers, he soon sets his sights on a desert town; in particular, a mysterious woman becomes his obsession. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Sanguine Craving

Director: Gerard Tusquellas Serra / Country: Spain / Year: 2014 / Type: Short / Duration: 13 mins / Festivals & Awards: Abertoir Horror Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Marc, son of a happy serial killer family, turns 18 and must kill his first victim. But he's afraid not to feel the "sanguine craving". (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Sauna

Director: Antti-Jussi Annila / Country: Finland / Year: 2008 / Type: Feature / Duration: 83 mins / Festivals & Awards: Brussels International Fantastic Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Wash your sins. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Scary

Director: Martijn Hullegie / Country: The Netherlands / Year: 2007 / Type: Short / Duration: 10 mins / Festivals & Awards: Neuchâtel International Fantastic Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Barbara and Oliver are a couple for thirteen years now. Their motto: ‘Never go dull’. The film starts when their game – scare eachother to death and then make love – has changed to well prepared actions. (Source: Armadillo) Read more »

Second Name

Director: Paco Plaza / Country: Spain / Year: 2002 / Type: Feature / Duration: 93 min / Festivals & Awards: Sitges - Festival Internacional de Cinema de Catalunya / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

After the suicide of her beloved father, the biologist Daniella Logan visits her catatonic mother in a mental institution to tell the tragic event and her mother calls her "Josephine". Daniella goes to the cemetery and finds that her father's grave had... Read more »

Short Cut

Director: Pascal Chind / Country: France / Year: 2008 / Type: Short / Duration: 15 mins / Festivals & Awards: Fanomenon - Leeds International Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

For Tom, when it comes to big love, size doesn't matter. But for Françoise, the woman he loves, it might do. If the woman doesn't weigh up the consequences of her actions, other people might solve the little disagreement. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Silence is Golden

Director: Chris Shepherd / Country: France, United Kingdom / Year: 2006 / Type: Short / Duration: 15 mins / Festivals & Awards: Neuchâtel International Fantastic Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

A boy with a vivacios imagination has a neighbour that is not right in the head. The not so peaceful co-existence cumulates and has consequences. (Source: LIFFF) Read more »

Sinnside

Director: Miguel Ángel Font Bisier / Country: Spain / Year: 2013 / Type: Short / Duration: 13 mins / Festivals & Awards: Razor Reel Flanders Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

A macabre fairy tale in which main characters are seven kids whose souls will be the main dish for a group of adults sitting at a bizarre restaurant. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Sleep Tight

Director: Juame Balagueró / Country: Spain / Year: 2011 / Type: Feature / Duration: 102 mins / Festivals & Awards: Imagine Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

You wake day after day to the comfort and security of your home. But how safe is it really? (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Sniffer

Director: Bobbie Peers / Country: Norway / Year: 2006 / Type: Short / Duration: 10 mins / Festivals & Awards: Utopiales - Festival International de Science-Fiction de Nantes / Short Film Méliès d'Argent, Lund International Fantastic Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Or

One morning, in a gravity-less surreal world, a "sniffer" at a deodorant factory, one morning has to be saved from the ceiling by his wife. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Sólo se muere dos veces

Director: Esteban Ibarretxe / Country: Spain / Year: 1996 / Type: Feature / Duration: 92 mins / Festivals & Awards: Sitges - Festival Internacional de Cinema de Catalunya / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Space Off

Director: Tino Franco / Country: Italy / Year: 2002 / Type: Short / Duration: 21 mins / Festivals & Awards: Fantafestival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

For ten days, Earth has been without contact with the Centaurus, a spacecraft orbiting Mars with a crew of four. Newscaster Jane O'nion announces that re-contact should be established soon. First, the news report reviews the way Mars' surface will be... Read more »

Splintertime

Director: Rosto / Country: The Netherlands, France, Belgium / Year: 2015 / Type: Short / Duration: 11 mins / Festivals & Awards: Razor Reel Flanders Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

A band of sleepy spirits in an ambulance runs out of road. The third in a series of musical short films featuring Thee Wreckers. Read more »

Stalled

Director: Christian James / Country: England / Year: 2013 / Type: Feature / Duration: 80 mins / Festivals & Awards: Lund International Fantastic Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Where would you hide during a zombie apocalypse? The down-on-his-luck janitor W.C was never invited to the company Christmas party and instead gets to spend Christmas Eve switching light bulbs in the ladies room. But the celebrations get even crazier... Read more »

Starfly

Director: Beryl Koltz / Country: Luxembourg / Year: 2005 / Type: Short / Duration: 19 mins / Festivals & Awards: Cinénygma Luxembourg International Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent, Espoo Ciné International Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Or

Bobby Baxter, an astronaut who has been travelling through space for ages, is forced to return to earth. Single, without friends or family, except for his alcoholic father, Bobby has to face the hard realities of life... (Source: BSISFSS) Read more »

Storm

Director: Måns Mårlind / Björn Stein / Country: Sweden / Year: 2005 / Type: Feature / Duration: 110 mins / Festivals & Awards: Imagine Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

You may have forgotten your past, but it hasn't forgotten you... (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Stranded

Director: María Lidón / Country: Spain / Year: 2001 / Type: Feature / Duration: 95 mins / Festivals & Awards: Fantafestival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Strigoi

Director: Faye Jackson / Country: England / Year: 2009 / Type: Feature / Duration: 105 mins / Festivals & Awards: Neuchâtel International Fantastic Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Strings

Director: Anders Rønnow Klarlund / Country: Sweden, Norway, Denmark, United Kingdom / Year: 2004 / Type: Feature / Duration: 88 mins / Festivals & Awards: Espoo Ciné International Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

A prince leaves his city and sets off to avenge his father not aware his father wasn't murdered and in-reality committed suicide and soon learns the truth about his people from a warrior woman. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Sugar

Director: Jeroen Annokkee / Country: The Netherlands / Year: 2010 / Type: Short / Duration: 8 mins / Festivals & Awards: Imagine Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent, Sitges - Festival Internacional de Cinema de Catalunya / Short Film Méliès d'Or

Supervenus

Director: Frédéric Doazan / Country: France / Year: 2014 / Type: Short / Duration: 3 mins / Festivals & Awards: Court Metrange Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent, Trieste Science+Fiction Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Or

An update of our classic human anatomy. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Switchblade Romance

Director: Alexandre Aja / Country: France, Italy, Romania / Year: 2003 / Type: Feature / Duration: 91 mins / Festivals & Awards: Sitges - Festival Internacional de Cinema de Catalunya / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Two female college students, Marie and Alexa, set off to Alex's parents' secluded homestead in the country to relax and study. Come nightfall, Hell pulls up at the front door when a mysterious killer breaks in and kills Alexa's father, mother, brother,... Read more »

Taxandria

Director: Raoul Servais / Country: Belgium / Year: 1996 / Type: Feature / Duration: 82 mins / Festivals & Awards: Fantasporto - Oporto International Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

A young prince is taken for tuition at a seaside hotel but there quickly bores and wanders off to visit a nearby lighthouse. Befriended by the keeper, he learns of a secret world he can see inside the light of the lamp - the world of Taxandria ruled by... Read more »

Tea Break

Director: Sam Walker / Country: United Kingdom / Year: 2004 / Type: Short / Duration: 6 mins / Festivals & Awards: San Sebastian Horror & Fantasy Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

A rather gruesome - if darkly comic - short film, following a factory worker going about his job. Except in this case, the creatures being beheaded on the conveyor belt are of the human variety. Stoical in the face of terror, will his 11am tea break... Read more »

Tears of Kali

Director: Andreas Marschall / Country: Germany / Year: 2004 / Type: Feature / Duration: 106 mins / Festivals & Awards: Cinénygma Luxembourg International Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

The eerie stories around the Taylor-Eriksson group and their members are told in three episodes, SHAKTI, KALI, DEVI, embedded in a frame plot. This group tried to re-define the limits of self-finding, sex and violence. Starting as a psychological... Read more »

Teeth

Director: Tom Brown & Daniel Gray / Country: England, Hungary / Year: 2015 / Type: Short / Duration: 7 mins / Festivals & Awards: Court Metrange Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Tempus Fugit

Director: Enric Folch / Country: Spain / Year: 2003 / Type: Feature / Duration: 90 mins / Festivals & Awards: Lund International Fantastic Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Terra Incognita

Director: Peter Volkart / Country: Switzerland / Year: 2005 / Type: Short / Duration: 15 mins / Festivals & Awards: Trieste Science+Fiction Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

In the 1920's, an unorthodox physicist challenges physical laws by claiming that gravity does not exist. (Source: Clermont Filmfest) Read more »

Tesis

Director: Alejandro Amenábar / Country: Spain / Year: 1996 / Type: Feature / Festivals & Awards: Brussels International Fantastic Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

While doing a thesis about violence, Ángela finds a snuff video where a girl is tortured until death. Soon she discovers that the girl was a former student in her faculty... (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Thale

Director: Aleksander Nordaas / Country: Norway / Year: 2012 / Type: Feature / Duration: 78 mins / Festivals & Awards: Espoo Ciné International Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Based on Norwegian folklore, Thale takes its cue from a mythical creature called a huldra, female in appearance in all respects, with the addition of a long tail. Written, directed, photographed, and edited by Aleksander Nordaas, Thale falls somewhere... Read more »

The Acid House

Director: Paul McGuigan / Country: England / Year: 1998 / Type: Feature / Festivals & Awards: Fantasporto - Oporto International Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

The Arrival of Wang

Director: Antonio Manetti, Marco Manetti / Country: Italy / Year: 2011 / Type: Feature / Duration: 80 mins / Festivals & Awards: Trieste Science+Fiction Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Gaia (Francesca Cuttica) is an Italian interpreter who's persuaded by a shady government agent (Ennio Fantastichini) to translate a top-secret examination of an enigmatic gentleman known only as Mr. Wang. (Source: cine-vue) Read more »

The Art of Dying

Director: Álvaro Fernández Armero / Country: Spain / Year: 2000 / Type: Feature / Festivals & Awards: Brussels International Fantastic Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

The attack of the Robots from Nebula 5

Director: Chema García Ibarra / Country: Spain / Year: 2012 / Type: Short / Duration: 6 mins / Festivals & Awards: Espoo Ciné International Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent, Sitges - Festival Internacional de Cinema de Catalunya / Short Film Méliès d'Or

Almost everybody is going to die very soon. Read more »

The Big Garage

Director: Uwe Nagel / Country: Germany / Year: 2007 / Type: Short / Duration: 22 mins / Festivals & Awards: Sitges - Festival Internacional de Cinema de Catalunya / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Behrens’ car breaks down somewhere on a deserted country road in the middle of the night. It’s raining and there’s no telephone for miles around. Suddenly a breakdown truck appears out of nowhere. The mechanic is an unfriendly and dangerous-looking... Read more »

The Bird Spider

Director: Jaime Dezcallar / Country: Spain / Year: 2011 / Type: Short / Duration: 14 mins / Festivals & Awards: Strasbourg European Fantastic Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

To get his mind off his ex girlfriend, our hero creates his personal hell. He releases a bird spider in his apartment and his life changes forever. The perfect movie for us arachnofobes. (Source: LIFFF) Read more »

The Body

Director: Paul Davis / Country: England / Year: 2013 / Type: Short / Duration: 19 mins / Festivals & Awards: Sitges - Festival Internacional de Cinema de Catalunya / Short Film Méliès d'Argent, Sitges - Festival Internacional de Cinema de Catalunya / Short Film Méliès d'Or

The Story of a murderer who uses the cover of Halloween night to casually transport his latest victim through the busy streets of London, to its final resting place. Read more »

The Bothersome Man

Director: Jens Lien / Country: Norway / Year: 2006 / Type: Feature / Duration: 95 mins / Festivals & Awards: Neuchâtel International Fantastic Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

The Boy with a Camera for a Face

Director: Spencer Brown / Country: England / Year: 2013 / Type: Short / Duration: 15 mins / Festivals & Awards: Razor Reel Flanders Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

A satirical comedy about a boy that was born with a camera for a face. Read more »

The Brand New Testament

Director: Jaco Van Dormael / Country: France, Belgium, Luxembourg / Type: Feature / Festivals & Awards: Sitges - Festival Internacional de Cinema de Catalunya / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

The Brand New Testament

Director: Jaco Van Dormael / Country: France, Belgium, Luxembourg / Year: 2015 / Type: Feature / Duration: 113 mins / Festivals & Awards: Sitges - Festival Internacional de Cinema de Catalunya / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Did you know that God is alive and lives in Brussels with his daughter? (Source: IMDB) Read more »

The Carpenter and his Clumsy Wife

Director: Peter Foott / Country: Ireland / Year: 2004 / Type: Short / Duration: 14 mins / Festivals & Awards: Ravenna Nightmare Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

A carpenter repairs what he believes to be his wife's inadequacies. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

The Children

Director: Tom Shankland / Country: England / Year: 2008 / Type: Feature / Duration: 84 mins / Festivals & Awards: Trieste Science+Fiction Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

A relaxing Christmas vacation turns into a terrifying fight for survival as the children begin to turn on their parents. (IMDB) Read more »

The Day of the Beast

Director: Alex de la Iglesia / Country: Spain / Year: 1995 / Type: Feature / Duration: 103 mins / Festivals & Awards: Brussels International Fantastic Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Or, Brussels International Fantastic Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

A basque priest finds by means of a cabalistic study of the bible that the anti-christ is going to be born on Christmas day in Madrid. Helped by a heavy-metal fan and by the showman of a TV esoteric program, he will try to invoke the devil to find out... Read more »

The Descent

Director: Neil Marshall / Type: Feature / Duration: 99 mins / Festivals & Awards: Lund International Fantastic Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

A caving expedition goes horribly wrong, as the explorers become trapped and ultimately pursued by a strange breed of predators. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

The Devil's Backbone

Director: Guillermo del Toro / Country: Spain / Year: 2001 / Type: Feature / Duration: 106 mins / Festivals & Awards: Imagine Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

It is 1939, the end of three years of bloody civil war in Spain, and General Franco's right-wing Nationalists are poised to defeat the left-wing Republican forces. A ten-year-old boy named Carlos, the son of a fallen Republican war hero, is left by his... Read more »

The Divide

Director: Xavier Gens / Country: Germany / Year: 2011 / Type: Feature / Duration: 112 mins / Festivals & Awards: Fanomenon - Leeds International Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Survivors of a nuclear attack are grouped together for days in the basement of their apartment building, where fear and dwindling supplies wear away at their dynamic. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

The Door

Director: Anno Saul / Country: Germany / Year: 2009 / Type: Feature / Duration: 100 mins / Festivals & Awards: Brussels International Fantastic Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

A successful artist loses control of his life after his young daughter's death. A chance for a new start appears, but all is not what it seems. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

The Dreamer

Director: Oskar Santos / Country: Spain / Year: 2004 / Type: Short / Duration: 15 mins / Festivals & Awards: Sitges - Festival Internacional de Cinema de Catalunya / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

A doctor in 17th century Spain is hired to examine the condition of a man who sleeps unnaturally much. He finds that the man escapes reality into a dream world where he finds hapiness, but can the doctor determine to what world he truly belongs?... Read more »

The Eclipse

Director: Conor McPherson / Country: Ireland / Year: 2009 / Type: Feature / Duration: 88 mins / Festivals & Awards: Sitges - Festival Internacional de Cinema de Catalunya / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

In a seaside Irish town, a widower sparks with a visiting horror novelist while he also begins to believe he is seeing ghosts. (IMDB) Read more »

The Elemental

Director: Robert Sproul-Cran / Country: England / Year: 2009 / Type: Short / Duration: 12 mins / Festivals & Awards: Abertoir Horror Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

The End

Director: Eduardo Chapero-Jackson / Country: Spain / Year: 2008 / Type: Short / Duration: 26 mins / Festivals & Awards: FanCine Málaga - Festival de Cine Fantástico / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

What if the beginning was really The End? Read more »

The End

Director: Jorge Torregrossa / Country: Spain / Year: 2012 / Type: Feature / Duration: 90 mins / Festivals & Awards: Imagine Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

A group of old friends gets together for a weekend in a mountain cabin. Years have gone by and yet nothing seems to have changed between them. But lurking behind the laughter and stories is a murky episode from the past that continues to haunt them. A... Read more »

The Faeries of Blackheath Woods

Director: Ciaran Foy / Country: Ireland / Year: 2006 / Type: Short / Duration: 4 mins / Festivals & Awards: Cinénygma Luxembourg International Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Litte girl in the woods. Visually rich in details the film transforms a simple tale of childish curiosity gone hideously astray into a beautiful and intense short film. (Source: LIFFF) Read more »

The Fright

Director: J.J Marcos / Country: Spain / Year: 2011 / Type: Short / Duration: 15 / Festivals & Awards: Fanomenon - Leeds International Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Alvaro Torres is a normal guy that unexpectedly beset by terrible nightmares and hallucinations, with appalling creatures that will take him to the limit of the madness. He will have to fight, so as not to lose his mind, against something horrible that... Read more »

The Girl by the Lake

Director: Andrea Molaioli / Country: Italy / Year: 2007 / Type: Feature / Duration: 95 mins / Festivals & Awards: Fantafestival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

The body of a young woman is found in a small and quiet town in North Italy. A detective from the nearby main city is called to solve the mystery. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

The Gravedigger

Director: André Gil Mata / Country: Portugal / Year: 2013 / Type: Short / Duration: 14 mins / Festivals & Awards: MOTELx - Lisbon International Horror Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

A story of a child who was born a monster, narrated under the moonlight. Read more »

The Green Butchers

Director: Anders Thomas Jensen / Country: Denmark / Year: 2003 / Type: Feature / Duration: 100 mins / Festivals & Awards: Brussels International Fantastic Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent, Imagine Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Or

Svend and Bjarne work for a butcher in a small Danish town. Fed up with their boss' arrogance, they decide to start their own butcher shop. After dismal beginnings, an unfortunate accident happens which coincides with a large order of meat. One hasty... Read more »

The Hallow

Director: Corin Hardy / Country: Ireland / Type: Feature / Festivals & Awards: Strasbourg European Fantastic Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

The Heart of the Warrior

Director: Daniel Monzón / Country: Spain / Year: 1999 / Type: Feature / Duration: 110 mins / Festivals & Awards: Imagine Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

The Hidden Face

Director: Elbert van Strien / Country: The Netherlands / Year: 2004 / Type: Short / Duration: 15 mins / Festivals & Awards: Espoo Ciné International Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Eight-year-old Lisa feels something is wrong with her grandma. Is grandma still grandma, or is she someone else? Eerie thriller shows the puzzling world through a child's eyes. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

The Hole

Director: Ming-liang Tsai / Country: France / Year: 1998 / Type: Feature / Duration: 95 mins / Festivals & Awards: Sitges - Festival Internacional de Cinema de Catalunya / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

A strange disease starts to affect people in Taiwan just before the year 2000. The authorities order everyone to evacuate, but some tenants of an apartment building stay put, including a shop owner who lives by himself. One day, a plumber goes to the... Read more »

The Karman Line

Director: Oscar Sharp / Country: United Kingdom / Year: 2014 / Type: Short / Duration: 24 mins / Festivals & Awards: Trieste Science+Fiction Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

When a mother is hit by a rare condition that sees her lift off the ground at a slow but ever increasing rate, her husband and daughter are forced to come to terms with losing her. (Trieste) Read more »

The Last Circus

Director: Álex de la Iglesia / Country: Spain, France / Year: 2010 / Type: Feature / Duration: 107 mins / Festivals & Awards: Imagine Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent, Sitges - Festival Internacional de Cinema de Catalunya / Feature Film Méliès d'Or

The Last Employee

Director: Alexander Adolph / Country: Germany / Year: 2010 / Type: Feature / Duration: 85 mins / Festivals & Awards: Fanomenon - Leeds International Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Laywer David Bottcher, (Christian Berkel) after a year long absence has been hired by a new firm, to act as its liquidator, as the company is deemed unprofitable. After being out of work a year himself, this is not something he takes lightly, and... Read more »

The Last Horror Movie

Director: Julian Richards / Country: United Kingdom / Year: 2003 / Type: Feature / Duration: 80 mins / Festivals & Awards: Espoo Ciné International Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Wait until you see the final cut... (Source: IMDB) Read more »

The Last Minute

Director: Nicolas Salis / Country: France / Year: 2004 / Type: Short / Duration: 15 mins / Festivals & Awards: Fantasporto - Oporto International Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent, Neuchâtel International Fantastic Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Or

“La Dernière Minute,” or the temporal adventures of a pair of twins, one who’s ahead of time and the other always late, in a world where punctuality is the rule of thumb. When our story begins, the driving principle was “a time for each and everyone”…... Read more »

The Legend of the Scarecrow

Director: Marco Besas / Year: 2005 / Type: Short / Duration: 10 mins / Festivals & Awards: Fantasporto - Oporto International Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

A lonely scarecrow tries to befriend a group of birds without success, and he can't understand why they don't want to approach him. A blind wounded crow falls at his feet and the scarecrow takes care of it; through the bird he learns why the crows are... Read more »

The Machinist

Director: Brad Anderson / Country: Spain / Year: 2004 / Type: Feature / Duration: 101 mins / Festivals & Awards: Neuchâtel International Fantastic Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

An industrial worker who hasn't slept in a year begins to doubt his own sanity. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

The Nameless

Director: Juame Balagueró / Country: Spain / Year: 1999 / Type: Feature / Festivals & Awards: Sitges - Festival Internacional de Cinema de Catalunya / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent, Sitges - Festival Internacional de Cinema de Catalunya / Feature Film Méliès d'Or

Five years after a young girl was murdered when her mother seemed to have started to recover, a phone call once again shatters her life: "Mummy, it's me... come and get me". Helped by an ex-policeman and a reporter who is expert in the supernatural,... Read more »

The Next One

Director: Lluís Quílez / Country: Spain / Year: 2004 / Type: Short / Duration: 16 mins / Festivals & Awards: Cinénygma Luxembourg International Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

All of us hide some demon inside, and we don't stop looking for him until he find us. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

The Nostalgist

Director: Giacomo Cimini / Country: United Kingdom / Year: 2014 / Type: Short / Duration: 17 mins / Festivals & Awards: Trieste Science+Fiction Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

A science-fiction short film based on a story by NY Times best-selling author Daniel H. Wilson (Robopocalypse, Amped). In the futuristic city of Vanille, with properly tuned ImmerSyst Eyes & Ears the world can look and sound like a paradise. But the... Read more »

The Old Pro

Director: Rasmus Borowski, Arne Jysch / Country: Germany / Year: 2005 / Type: Short / Duration: 15 mins / Festivals & Awards: Lund International Fantastic Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

This story gives us the feel of an episode from an old 50´s horror comic. An old man gets an assignment from a mystical woman who lives in a castle out in the countryside. It will be one of his strangest assignments yet... (Source: LIFFF) Read more »

The Origin of Creatures

Director: Floris Kaayk / Country: The Netherlands / Year: 2010 / Type: Short / Duration: 12 mins / Festivals & Awards: Razor Reel Flanders Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

A futuristic vision of a world after a catastrophic disaster. In this dark parable mutated limbs are looking for cooperation, but due to miscommunication this mission is doomed to fail. (Source: Floris Kaayk) Read more »

The Orphanage

Director: Juan Antonio Bayona / Country: Spain / Year: 2008 / Type: Feature / Duration: 105 mins / Festivals & Awards: Fanomenon - Leeds International Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

The Peacock Eye

Director: Gerlando Infuso / Country: Belgium / Year: 2010 / Type: Short / Festivals & Awards: Brussels International Fantastic Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

The Pearce Sisters

Director: Luis Cook / Country: United Kingdom / Year: 2007 / Type: Short / Duration: 9 mins / Festivals & Awards: San Sebastian Horror & Fantasy Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

An amusingly bleak hearted tale of two weather lashed old spinsters. lol and edna pearce live on a remote and austere strip of coast. they scrape out a miserable existence from the sea. the pearce sisters is a tale of love, loneliness, guts, gore,... Read more »

The Rise and Fall of the Legendary Anglobilly Feverson

Director: Rosto / Country: The Netherlands / Year: 2002 / Type: Short / Duration: 10 mins / Festivals & Awards: Imagine Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Méliès meets Kerouac in a surrealistic road movie though the clouds. Instead of a hole in the head. Diddybob get a story about a hole in the sky. A legendary Anglobilly Feverson once flew off to leave his cursed life behind and check the other side.... Read more »

The Salt of the Earth

Director: Jonathan Desoindre / Country: France / Year: 2014 / Type: Short / Duration: 18 mins / Festivals & Awards: Haapsalu Horror & Fantasy Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Vincent and Diane, thirty-something Parisians, have decided to get married. Vincent brings her fiancée back to his home town but his family show hostility. The situation escalates when, while hunting game, Diane is accidentally wounded… Read more »

The Sinner

Director: Gerlando Infuso / Country: Belgium / Type: Short / Festivals & Awards: Lund International Fantastic Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

The Spook House

Director: Koldo Serra / Country: Spain / Year: 2003 / Type: Short / Duration: 18 mins / Festivals & Awards: Sitges - Festival Internacional de Cinema de Catalunya / Short Film Méliès d'Argent, Imagine Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Or

A man volunteers to take part in an experiment that attempts to analyse human behaviour under extreme conditions of terror. His mission is to remain seated inside a dark room for a length of time of 15 minutes. If he manages to hold on, he will receive... Read more »

The Stomach

Director: Ben Steiner / Country: United Kingdom / Year: 2014 / Type: Short / Duration: 15 mins / Festivals & Awards: Abertoir Horror Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Frank's had enough. A spirit medium whose unique and grotesque method of channeling the dead is putting his own life at risk, he wants out. But others, in this world and the next, have plans of their own. Part body horror, part crime thriller, part... Read more »

The Strange Color of Your Body's Tears

Director: Hélène Cattet, Bruno Forzani / Country: France, Belgium, Luxembourg / Year: 2013 / Type: Feature / Duration: 102 mins / Festivals & Awards: Trieste Science+Fiction Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

A woman disappears. Her husband investigates the strange circumstances surrounding her disappearance. Has she left him? Is she dead? As he proceeds with his inquiries, his apartment becomes more and more of an abyss which seems to have no way out... Read more »

The Substitute

Director: Ole Bornedal / Country: Denmark / Year: 2007 / Type: Feature / Duration: 93 mins / Festivals & Awards: Espoo Ciné International Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

The Tale of the Wall Habitants

Director: Andrej Boka / Country: Serbia / Year: 2012 / Type: Short / Duration: 15 mins / Festivals & Awards: Grossmann Fantastic Film & Wine Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

The conflict between doors and windows is threatening to escalate. Read more »

The Ten Steps

Director: Brendan Muldowney / Country: Ireland / Year: 2004 / Type: Short / Duration: 10 mins / Festivals & Awards: Ravenna Nightmare Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Set in Ireland, a family moves to a new city neighborhood, taking residence in a large, old house that is rumored to have a dodgy past. Their young daughter Katie is caught in a power outage while the parents are out to dinner, and her father insists... Read more »

The Thousand Miracles of the Universe

Director: Jean-Michel Roux / Country: France, Canada / Year: 1997 / Type: Feature / Duration: 90 mins / Festivals & Awards: Fantafestival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

The Trap

Director: Alberto Lopez / Country: Belgium / Year: 2012 / Type: Short / Festivals & Awards: Haapsalu Horror & Fantasy Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Pitch black night. A temptations looms in a suspicious brick wall. You know you shouldn’t, but this forbidden fruit calls for you. There is a reason why it’s forbidden. (Source: HOFF.EE) Read more »

The Ugliest Woman in the World

Director: Miguel Bardem / Country: Spain / Year: 1999 / Type: Feature / Duration: 90 mins / Festivals & Awards: Fantasporto - Oporto International Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

The Unknown

Director: Michael Hjort / Country: Sweden / Year: 2000 / Type: Feature / Duration: 91 / Festivals & Awards: Cinénygma Luxembourg International Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

The Unliving

Director: Hugo Lilja / Country: Sweden / Year: 2010 / Type: Short / Duration: 28 mins / Festivals & Awards: Sitges - Festival Internacional de Cinema de Catalunya / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Post apocalyptic short film about a zombie virus that has spread over Sweden. The few remaining virus free survivors has closed themselves in gated communities away from the zombies. The survivors have learned to control the zombies with drugs so they... Read more »

The Wisdom of Crocodiles

Director: Po-Chih Leon / Country: England / Year: 1998 / Type: Feature / Duration: 98 mins / Festivals & Awards: Brussels International Fantastic Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Them

Director: David Moreau, Xavier Palud / Country: France / Year: 2006 / Type: Feature / Duration: 77 mins / Festivals & Awards: Imagine Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Lucas and Clementine live peacefully in their isolated country house, but one night they wake up to strange noise... they're not alone... and a group of hooded assailants begin to terrorize them throughout the night. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

They Came Back

Director: Robin Campillo / Country: France / Year: 2004 / Type: Feature / Duration: 102 mins / Festivals & Awards: Fantasporto - Oporto International Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

The lives of the residents of a small French town are changed when thousands of the recently dead inexplicably come back to life and try to integrate themselves into society that has changed for them. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

This Way Up

Director: Adam Foulkes / Alan Smith / Country: England / Year: 2008 / Type: Short / Duration: 9 mins / Festivals & Awards: Utopiales - Festival International de Science-Fiction de Nantes / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

A.T Shank & Son have a bad day at the parlour when a falling boulder flattens their hearse. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Thomas in Love

Director: Pierre-Paul Renders / Country: France, Belgium / Year: 2000 / Type: Feature / Duration: 97 mins / Festivals & Awards: Espoo Ciné International Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent, Brussels International Fantastic Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Or

Tin & Tina

Director: Rubin Stein / Country: Spain / Year: 2013 / Type: Short / Duration: 12 mins / Festivals & Awards: Lund International Fantastic Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

This evening is going to be very different from the others, since Tin and Tina doesn’t want to eat their purée. Because they have something more important on their minds… [They want to clean the fathers soul and sedate him with something they put in... Read more »

To Swallow a Toad

Director: Jurgis Karsons / Country: Latvia / Year: 2010 / Type: Short / Duration: 10 mins / Festivals & Awards: Lund International Fantastic Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Transfer

Director: Damir Lukacevic / Country: Germany / Year: 2010 / Type: Feature / Duration: 93 mins / Festivals & Awards: Brussels International Fantastic Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Transmission

Director: Roland Vranik / Country: Hungary / Year: 2009 / Type: Feature / Duration: 90 mins / Festivals & Awards: Imagine Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Computers, TVs, cel tels and other telecom devices no longer work and the people are suffering severe withdrawal pains. Three brothers try to overcome their own major personal problems as the society slowly begins to find alternative ways of living.... Read more »

Tren de sombras

Director: José Luis Guerín / Country: Spain / Year: 1997 / Type: Feature / Duration: 88 mins / Festivals & Awards: Sitges - Festival Internacional de Cinema de Catalunya / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent, Fantasporto - Oporto International Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Or

A silent homage to the origins of cinema, recreating the apparent disappearance of a French photographer in the 1920s. Experimental. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Troll Hunter

Director: André Øvredal / Country: Norway / Year: 2010 / Type: Feature / Duration: 90 mins / Festivals & Awards: Neuchâtel International Fantastic Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

A group of students investigates a series of mysterious bear killings, but learns that there are much more dangerous things going on. They start to follow a mysterious hunter, learning that he is actually a troll hunter. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Try a Little Tenderness

Director: Benjamin Teske / Country: Germany / Year: 2009 / Type: Short / Duration: 12 mins / Festivals & Awards: Neuchâtel International Fantastic Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Tuvalu

Director: Veit Helmer / Country: Germany / Year: 1999 / Type: Feature / Duration: 101 mins / Festivals & Awards: Espoo Ciné International Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

U 43

Director: Anna Kuczynski, Wolf Mocikat / Country: Germany / Year: 2004 / Type: Short / Duration: 20 mins / Festivals & Awards: FanCine Málaga - Festival de Cine Fantástico / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

April 1942. The crew of the German submarine 'U 43' puts out to sea. Soon, the routine is interrupted by mysterious incidents. The situation escalates when the submarine can't resurface. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Ugly Swans

Director: Konstantin Lopushanskiy / Country: Russia / Year: 2006 / Type: Feature / Duration: 105 mins / Festivals & Awards: Neuchâtel International Fantastic Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

A father travels with a UN envoy to the isolated town of Tashlinsk in search of his daughter, who has been institutionalized by a group of "non-humans". He must race against time before the authorities purge this mysterious institution. (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Unicorn Blood

Director: Alberto Vázquez / Country: Spain / Year: 2013 / Type: Short / Duration: 9 mins / Festivals & Awards: FanCine Málaga - Festival de Cine Fantástico / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Two teddy-bears go hunting unicorns, their favourite prey. Unicorns have tender flesh and delicious blueberry-flavoured blood which the bears need to stay cute-looking. Read more »

Vanishing Waves

Director: Kristina Buozyte / Country: Lithuania / Year: 2012 / Type: Feature / Duration: 124 mins / Festivals & Awards: Lund International Fantastic Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent, Sitges - Festival Internacional de Cinema de Catalunya / Feature Film Méliès d'Or

In a research facility at a hospital, an international group of scientists are testing a new method of looking into the minds of coma patients. Do they dream? About what? Can contact be made, somehow? (Source: LIFFF) Read more »

Venus Velvet

Director: Jorge Cramez / Country: Portugal / Year: 2001 / Type: Short / Duration: 17 mins / Festivals & Awards: Fantasporto - Oporto International Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Venus Velvet is a story of love that lasts no longer than the brief period before the fall of a comet. A love story set against the background of the possibility of the world’s ending. (Source: MUBI) Read more »

Vidocq

Director: Pitof / Country: France / Year: 2001 / Type: Feature / Duration: 98 mins / Festivals & Awards: Fantasporto - Oporto International Film Festival / Feature Film Méliès d'Argent

Paris. 1830. In the heart of the town, Vidocq, a famous detective, disappeared as he fights the Alchemist, an assassin that he has been pursuing for a few months. His young biographer, Etienne Boisset, decides to have revenge on Vidocq's death and... Read more »

Virtual Dating

Director: Katia Olivier / Country: Belgium / Year: 2009 / Type: Short / Duration: 15 mins / Festivals & Awards: Trieste Science+Fiction Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

A young woman in need of love finds happiness by buying a robot: "Prince Charming". It fulfills her every fantasy for her greatest pleasure until the day when it becomes uncontrollable and transforms into her worst nightmare. (IMDB) Read more »

Voice Over

Director: Martín Roseta / Country: Spain / Year: 2011 / Type: Short / Duration: 10 mins / Festivals & Awards: FanCine Málaga - Festival de Cine Fantástico / Short Film Méliès d'Argent, Sitges - Festival Internacional de Cinema de Catalunya / Short Film Méliès d'Or

I won't tell you whose voice over leads us through three extreme situations that are actually the same. Will you survive? (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Wind

Director: Robert Löbel / Country: Germany / Year: 2013 / Type: Short / Duration: 4 mins / Festivals & Awards: Fanomenon - Leeds International Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

'WIND' is a short animation about the daily routine life in a windy country. WIND is an animated short about the daily life of people living in a windy area who seem helplessly exposed to the weather. However, the inhabitants have learned to deal with... Read more »

Yuri Lennon's Landing on Alpha 46

Director: Anthony Vouardoux / Country: Germany, Switzerland / Year: 2010 / Type: Short / Festivals & Awards: Fanomenon - Leeds International Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Zombie Western: It Came from the West

Director: Tor Fruergaard / Country: Denmark / Year: 2007 / Type: Short / Duration: 17 mins / Festivals & Awards: Dead by Dawn: Scotland's International Horror Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Animated dolls in western environment, Indian magic, a gigantic chainsaw, splatter and in Danish of course! ATTENTION! This film is NOT for weak-pissers! (Source: LIFFF) Read more »