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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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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

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

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 »

Isolation

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

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 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 »