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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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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

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 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 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 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 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 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 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

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

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 »

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 »