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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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

Lilith

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

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 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 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 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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »