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  • 29. October 2016 By: Christian Hallman

    Raw (Grave) by Julia Ducournau wins the Méliès d'or 2016

    Raw (Grave) by Julia Ducournau wins the Méliès d'or 2016 L’oeil silencieux (The Frozen Eye) wins the Méliès d’or 2016 for short film

  • 21. September 2015 By: Christian Hallman

    Miami wins MOTELx

    MOTELx awards 2015 short film Méliès d'Argent to MIAMI by Simão Cayatte

  • 29. August 2015 By: Christian Hallman

    MOTELx Melies dArgent line up

    Here is the Méliès d'Argent short film line up at the 2015 edition of MOTELx

  • 23. August 2015 By: Christian Hallman

    2015 Melies Line up for Strasbourg

    The 2015 Méliès d'Argent line up for Strasbourg European Fantastic Film Festival

  • 02. August 2015 By: Christian Hallman

    BiFan 2015: Federation Award for Best Asian Film

    Every year, two members of the EFFFF are invited to the Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival, or BiFan as it is generally known. Together, they form the jury of the EFFFF Federation Asian Award. This year, I had the honour to travel to Bucheon, together with BIFFF’s Chris Orgelt.

  • 14. July 2015 By: Christian Hallman

    Men & Chicken wins Méliès d'Argent at NIFFF

  • 25. June 2015 By: Rhys Fowler

    NIFFF announces Méliès selection

    Neuchâtel International Fantastic Film Festival has announced its Méliès nominations for 2015.

  • 18. May 2015 By: Christian Hallman

    TRIESTE - SCIENCEPLUSFICTION WILL HOST THE 2015 MÉLIÈS D’OR!

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Cannes - During the annual Federation cocktail in Cannes it was announced that:
    For 6 event-packed days in November, Trieste will reign as the capital of European fantastic cinema. The 15th Trieste Science plus Fiction Festival will not only host the bi-annual meeting of the European Fantastic Film Festivals Federation, it will also hold the prestigious Méliès d'or ceremony on November 6th, awarding the top prize to the best fantastic feature and short film of the Méliès cycle.

  • 04. February 2015 By: Christian Hallman

    EFM 2015

    The Federation will be present at the Berlinale during EFM.

  • 09. November 2014 By: Christian Hallman

    Short film d'argent winner at San Sebastian

    Swedish short film MY PAST LIFE wins d'argent at San Sebastian!

  • 09. November 2014 By: Christian Hallman

    Short film d'argent winner at Court-Metrange

    SUPERVENUS wins d'Argent at Festival Court-Metrange!

  • 09. November 2014 By: Christian Hallman

    d'argent winners at Trieste

    And the winners are...

  • 09. November 2014 By: Christian Hallman

    First Méliès d'argent at Molins de Rei

    This weekend the first ever short film Méliès d'argent was awarded at Molins de Rei Horror Film Festival.

  • 19. October 2014 By: Christian Hallman

    Fabrize du Welz video

    Fabrice du Welz talking about winning the Méliès d'or.

  • 19. October 2014 By: Christian Hallman

    First d'argent for 2015 cycle awarded in Sitges

    The first Méliès d'argent winners for the 2015 cycle was awarded in Sitges

  • 18. October 2014 By: Christian Hallman

    Pictures from the Méliès d'or Ceremony

    More pictures from the 2014 Méliès d'or ceremony in Sitges

  • 08. October 2014 By: Christian Hallman

    Méliès d'or award ceremony 2014

    George Delmote, Secretary General of the European Fantastic Film Festivals Federation presenting the 2014 Méliès d'or awards

  • 04. October 2014 By: Christian Hallman

    ALLELUIA wins 2014 Méliès d’OR Award

    Alleluia Best European fantastic feature film 2014!

  • 02. October 2014 By: Christian Hallman

    2014 Méliès d'Or Ceremony

    On October 3rd during the opening ceremony of Sitges International Fantastic Film Festival of Catalonia, the 2014 Méliès d'Or for Best fantastic feature film and short film.

  • 01. October 2014 By: Christian Hallman

    Alleluia wins Lund d'Argent!

    Fabrice du Welz's "Alleluia" wins the 2014 Méliès d'Argent at Lund International Fantastic Film Festival.

  • 30. July 2014 By: Christian Hallman

    2014 Federation Asian Award

    The Federation Asian Award is an award given out by PiFan and the European Fantastic Film Festivals Federation during Puchon International Fantastic Film Festival each year. This year the winner was: 2014 Federation Asian Award: MOURNING GRAVE (OH In Chun, South Korea) (pictured below)

  • 24. July 2014 By: Christian Hallman

    Grossmann ends with Spanish short film d'Argent winner

    24 hours with Lucia takes the short film d'Argent at the 10th edition of Grossmann Fantastic Film & Wine Festival.

  • 15. July 2014 By: Christian Hallman

    d'Argent winners at NIFFF 2014

    NIFFF ended its 14th edition on Saturday, July 12th and the jury awarded the short film- and feature film Méliès d'Argent to the following films:

  • 12. June 2014 By: Christian Hallman

    Molins de Rei joins the Federation!

    We are happy to announce the latest addition to the European Fantastic Film Festivals Federation. Molins de Rei Horror Film Festival in Spain joins the Federation as an adherent member.

  • 01. May 2014 By: Christian Hallman

    Canis wins Haapsalu

    Haapsalu Horror and Fantasy Film Festival awards short film Méliès d'Argent to CANIS.

  • 29. April 2014 By: Christian Hallman

    BIFFF Méliès d'Argent winners 2014

    Let us Prey wins d'Argent at Brussels.

  • 28. April 2014 By: Christian Hallman

    d'Argent winners at Imagine 2014

    Here are the Méliès d'Argent winners from Imagine 2014.

  • 26. January 2014 By: Christian Hallman

    Sitges launches Phonetastic website!

    Sitges launches website for Phonetatic Sitges Mobile Film Festival!

  • 17. November 2013 By: Christian Hallman

    Fist of Jesus, wins Abertoir

    Abertoir Horror Film festival closed November 10th and awarded the Short Film Méliès d'Argent

  • 09. November 2013 By: Christian Hallman

    Strange Colors wins d'Argent at Trieste!

    Scienceplusfiction - Trieste International Science Fiction Film Festival ended November 3rd and awarded the following feature film- and short film Méliès d'Argent.

  • 03. November 2013 By: Christian Hallman

    Court Metrange awards CEBU

    2013 short film Méliès d'Argent award at Court Metrange goes to...

  • 03. November 2013 By: Christian Hallman

    2013 San Sebastian d'Argent winner

    The 2013 short film Méliès d'Argent winner at San Sebastian Horror & Fantasy Film festival went to...

  • 03. November 2013 By: Christian Hallman

    Razor Reel awards Camera Face!

    The Razor Reel short film Méliès d'Argent award goes to...

  • 12. October 2013 By: Christian Hallman

    In the name of the son wins 2013 Méliès d'Or

    AU NOM DU FILS / IN THE NAME OF THE SON wins the 2013 Méliès d’Or Award - Best European Fantastic Feature Film.

  • 07. October 2013 By: Christian Hallman

    Lund awards final d'Argent for 2013 cycle

    The 19th edition of Lund International Fantastic Film Festival ended on October 5th with the following result.

  • 07. October 2013 By: Christian Hallman

    Méliès d'Or 2013

    The 17th Méliès d'Or award ceremony will be held on Friday October 11th, during the opening ceremony of Sitges International Fantastic Film Festival in Catalunya, Spain.

  • 08. September 2013 By: Christian Hallman

    Espoo winners!

    The following films won the Méliès d'Argent at Espoo Ciné.

  • 08. September 2013 By: Christian Hallman

    Strasbourg d'Argent Line up 2013!

    The following films compete for the Méliès d'Argent at the 2013 edition of Strasbourg European Fantastic Film Festival.

  • 13. August 2013 By: Christian Hallman

    Grossmann d'Argent winner!

    Grossmann awarded their 2013 short film Méliès d'Argent to...

  • 04. August 2013 By: Christian Hallman

    Portuguese short film Méliès d'Argent line up

    The following Portuguese short films compete for the short film Méliès d'Argent at the 2013 MOTELx.

  • 04. August 2013 By: Christian Hallman

    Finnish Méliès d'Argent selection!

    The following feature films and short films compete for the Méliès d'Argent at Espoo Ciné!

  • 27. July 2013 By: Christian Hallman

    EFFFF Asian Award at PiFan 2013

    The European Fantastic Film Festivals Federation Asian Award is an award given by PiFan to further promote the continued cooperation between itself and the Federation.

  • 16. July 2013 By: Christian Hallman

    Grossmann short film d'Argent line up

    The following short films compete for the short film Méliès d'Argent at Grossmann 2013.

  • 16. July 2013 By: Christian Hallman

    NIFFF winners!

    Here are the Méliès d'Argent winners from the 2013 edition of Neuchâtel International Fantastic Film Festival.

  • 23. June 2013 By: Christian Hallman

    NIFFF d'Argent Line up 2013

    2013 Méliès d'Argent Line up for Neuchâtel International Fantastic Film Festival (NIFFF):

  • 23. June 2013 By: Christian Hallman

    Phonetastic! Sitges to launch Mobile Film Festival!

    PHONETASTIC SITGES MOBILE FILM FESTIVAL starts at Sitges 2013. This operation is basically a cool film festival for short films shot with smartphones or tablets. Like a global version of Sitges in your pocket.

  • 27. May 2013 By: Christian Hallman

    Cannes Winners!

    Here are the winners from the 66th Cannes Film Festival

  • 27. May 2013 By: Christian Hallman

    Federation Cocktail in Cannes a success!

    The first ever cocktail for the European Fantastic Film Festivals Federation was held in Cannes on May 18th. Here are some pictures from the event! Make sure to join us for our cocktail in Cannes 2014!

  • 21. May 2013 By: Christian Hallman

    Our fantastic Roll ups!

    The new fantastic roll ups used at our cocktail in Cannes!

  • 17. May 2013 By: Christian Hallman

    The European Fantastic Film Festivals Federation launches online platform for European genre film!

    The European Fantastic Film Festivals Federation is pleased to announce the launch of its new website and online database melies.org. The new site focuses on promoting European genre films and the Federation’s network of 22 festivals, covering 15 countries. With a combined audience of more than 450 000 worldwide, the Federation is a key economic and cultural player in the genre film industry.

  • 11. May 2013 By: Christian Hallman

    Vanishing Waves wins big at the Lithuanian film awards

    Vanishing Waves, the Lithuanian sci-fi movie that swept the genre film circuit last year, and ended up winning the Méliès d'Argent at Lund International Fantastic Film Festival and then the Méliès d'Or award for Best European Fantastic Film 2012, just scoped the big ones at the Lithuanian film awards.

  • 10. May 2013 By: Christian Hallman

    The Federation in Cannes

    The Cannes film festival and Marché du Film starts on May 15th. The European Fantastic Film Festivals Federation will be present in Cannes as usual.

  • 04. May 2013 By: Christian Hallman

    Haapsalu gives out first d'Argent!

    Haapsalu Horror & Fantasy Film Festival ended their 2013 edition on April 28th with awarding their first Short Film Méliès d'Argent.

  • 16. April 2013 By: Christian Hallman

    Short Film Méliès d'Argent Selection Haapsalu

    The following short films compete for the Short Film Méliès d'Argent at Haapsalu Horror Film Festival. This is the first time that Haapsalu hands out the award.

  • 21. March 2013 By: root

    Imagine d'Argent line up 2013

    The following short films and feature films compete for the Méliès d'Argent at the 2013 Imagine Film Festival in Amsterdam.

  • 12. March 2012 By: root

    Brussels d'Argent line up

    The following film compete for the Méliès d'Argent at Brussels International Fantastic Film Festival.