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Samain du cinema fantastique


La Samain du cinema Fantastique is a five-night showcase of international thrilling cinema. La Samain du cinema Fantastique was created to offer exposure to genre films which are often overlooked by the traditional festival circuit. We strive to offer acquisition, media and exhibition opportunities for undistributed films as well as to spotlight upcoming genre theatrical releases and give audiences a chance to see 35mm prints of repertory genre classics.


The third annual festival will take place from October 28 - November 1, 2014, in Nice (French Riviera), France

Follow us on Twitter : @SamainFestival
and Facebook : /SamainFilmFestival

Our festival website : www.samainfilmfestival.com
 

We're currently on the lookout for features and shorts to showcase at this October's event. All genre is appreciated, La Samain du cinema fantastique has always embraced films whose sheer individuality puts them in a genre of their own. If you're not sure whether your film is right for us, consider that we've showcased everything from captivating dramas, eccentric comedies, provocative documentaries, mind-blowing experimental works, musicals, even atypical children's films. In other words, set our minds' eyes on fire and we'll do everything possible to get your film seen. Feel free to browse our 2012 website for a better understanding of our programming tastes.

Any work produced in the past 24 months is eligible for both our official jury competition and our Public's Prize.
There is no entry fee for FRENCH productions.


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Samain du cinéma fantastique

Festival
Festival presentation: 

The Samain du cinema fantastique is a nine-night showcase of international thrilling cinema. We're currently on the lookout for features and shorts to showcase at this October's event.

All genre is appreciated, La Samain du Cinema fantastique has always embraced films whose sheer individuality puts them in a genre of their own. If you're not sure whether your film is right for us, consider that we've showcased everything from captivating dramas, eccentric comedies, provocative documentaries, mind-blowing experimental works, musicals, even atypical children's films. In other words, set our minds' eyes on fire and we'll do everything possible to get your film seen. Feel free to browse our 2012 website for a better understanding of our programming tastes. The third annual festival will take place from October 19 - November 2, 2013, in Nice (Côte d'Azur), France.

Follow us on Twitter : @SamainFestival
Our webstite : www.samainfilmfestival.com

Festival Nickname: 
Samain du cinema fantastique
Edition: 
4
Festival Logo: 
Samain festival logo
Theme: 
Adult
Adventure
American Films
Animation
Asian Films
Children
Comedy
Crime
Documentary
European Films
Fantasy/Science Fiction
French Films
Horror films
International
Thriller
Western
Category/Format: 
Animated Films
Documentaries
Fiction Features
Short films
Student film
Festival Info
Price info: 
public awards and jury award
Number of journalists: 
15
Next Festival Dates: 
10/19/2013 - 11/02/2013
Is the Festival open to the public ?: 
Yes
Does the Festival have a market?: 
No
Does the Festival have a competition ?: 
Yes
Festival Submission
Film submission fee: 
Payment
Film submission amount: 
Early Bird Deadline (May 31, 2013) : 20 dollars, Regular Deadline (August 15, 2013) : 25 dollars, Late Deadline (September 9, 2013) : 40 dollars, WAB extended deadline (September 23, 2013) : 60 dollars
Submission accepted on Fest21.com: 
Yes
Film call for entry start day: 
03/16/2013
Film call for entry deadline: 
09/30/2013
Festival Contact
Festival Director Name: 
Helene Mayet
Festival Director E-mail: 
Festival Programmer Name: 
Mike Abbate
Festival Programmer Email: 

"Horror on the French Riviera. One of the most interesting events in France."
- RUE MORGUE

"An amazing experience. One of the best festivals of its type"
- LE PETIT NICOIS

"Great movies, great audience"
- ALLOCINE

The Samain du cinema fantastique is a nine-night showcase of international thrilling cinema.

Recent Samain du cinema fantastique films that have garnered a lot of attention include Looper, Sinister, Paranormal Activity, Excision, American Mary, V/H/S, Frankenweenie, Take Shelter, Bullhead (Rundskop), Rubber, Ryan Reynold's Buried, Kevin Smith's Red State, The Human Centipede, etc, which is now enjoying a wide release and taking the horror community by storm.

"International platform to discover new exciting films"
- DREAD CENTRAL

The Samain du cinema fantastique is a fan-run film festival led by a core team of experienced organizers who share a passion for new groundbreaking films.

The Fourth annual festival will take place from October 19 - November 2, 2013, in Nice (French Riviera), France.

We encourage filmmakers of all backgrounds, interests and obsessions to submit their work. For more info, "visit" us online at www.samainfilmfestival.com

Festival Organization
Name: 
Helene Mayet
Address: 
Les Méduses - Maison des Assos ST ROCH
fest adr2: 
50 bd Saint Roch
City: 
NICE
Zip code: 
06300
Country: 
France

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About Samain du cinema fantastique

Helene Mayet
(Samain du cinéma fantastique)

Artistic Director / Co-Fonder


Nice

France



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