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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

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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

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 »

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

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 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 Peacock Eye

Director: Gerlando Infuso / Country: Belgium / Year: 2010 / Type: Short / Festivals & Awards: Brussels International Fantastic Film Festival / Short 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 »

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

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 »

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