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OPORTO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL FANTASPORTO 2022 Oporto Film Festival promotes films that seek new forms and methods of film making. 


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March 2 Final day, coming treats from Fantasporto with Awards Ceremony

15:30 • The Sonata
Andrew Desmond - 88 '(GB / Fra) - CF - WORLD PREMIÈRE - Mystery / Fantasy
Andrew Desmond's first feature film, a classic tale of magic and horror. A young and talented violinist discovers the unfamiliar history of her father's past, releasing dark forces beyond imagination. With Rutger Hauer ("Blade Runner"), James Faulkner ("Game of Thrones")
and Freya Tingley ("Jersey Boys").
17:30 • Two Times You
Solomon Askenazi - 96 '(Mexico) - P & P - WORLD PREMIÈRE
Tania and Daniela exchange husbands during a wedding just to have fun. But a following car accident will create new and strange relationships.
9:00 pm • Closing Session
The Russian Bride - Michael S. Ojeda - 103 '(USA) - CF - INTERNATIONAL PREMIÈRE - Thriller
With veteran Corbin Bernsen, the Golden Globe nominee known as "The Dentist," LALaw "and one of the most recognizable faces in horror movies, starring actress Oksana Orlan as Nina and young Kristina Pimenova , this is a story of modern times, social networks and the fragmentation of the family. A millionaire knows on the net a beautiful Russian girl and her daughter and persuades them to come to the United States. But soon their lives will be turned into hell. From the director of "Avenged", presented at Fantasporto 2014.
00:15 • Award Winning Movie
(This session may start late)
Makr • Hana Kazim - 14 '45' '- United Arab Emirates - CF
A Muslim cleric is called to a house to perform an exorcism on a woman.
The Original • Michelle Cervera Garza - 13 '09' '- GB - CF - EUROPEAN PREMIERE
Two women dance. One of them will suffer a serious accident. Cloning is accurate.
Roberta's Living Room • Judy Suh - 12'34 '' USA - CF
Roberta's husband dies and she decides that there is no better way to die than to surround herself with plants.
Bluebird • Amanda Sant'Anna, Carlos Fernandes, Gonçalo Veloso, João Lage, João Mendes - 6 '- Port - UTAD - WORLD PREMIÈRE
A charmed voice says a poem by Charles Bukowski.
The Desolation Prize • Shane Day - 15 '08' '- Canada - CF - INTERNATIONAL PREMIERE
A young woman, after spending the night with a man who lives isolated, returns to work in a second-hand shop with more than expected.
My First Time • Asaf Livni - 9 '28' '- Israel
With what right do you steal my first time?
Fortune • Alexandre Moisan, Nicolas Castelli, Simon Magnat, Nicolas Ferracci, Pedro Pillot - 5'14 '' - Fra
A pig watches the lives of its owners in the hardware store where each nail tells a story.
Mysteries of the Wild • Rui Veiga - 10'35 '' (Port) - animation - WORLD PREMIÈRE
One of the great discoveries of the century of the animal world is made in a remote forest.
La Noria • Carlos Baena - 12 '- animation - Esp - CF
A little boy plays with a moped wheel. In the montage, a piece flees under the bed, releasing the monsters.
Floating • Frankie de Leonardis - 9'09 '' - Esp - INTERNATIONAL PREMIÈRE
Big problem at a space station. Life and death of an astronaut.
The Shipment • Bobby Bala - 12 '' 59 '' - Canada - CF - Science Fiction
In a distant future, a pilot carrying slaves aboard his spaceship, has to choose between the life and death of the bearer. A big budget film, this first short film by Bobby Bala. (Note: the short version will be presented in the competitive section CF)
Retch • Keir Siewert - 4'20 '' - GB - CF
One woman helps another when it feels bad.
21:15 • Kuya Wes
James Robin Mayo - 90 '- Philippines - SR / OE - INTERNATIONAL PREMIÈRE - v.o. leg. english - Comedy
Kuya Wes is a shy and honest employee of a banking company who falls in love with a client, Erika, who is in financial difficulties. When he decides to help her with money from his pocket, his brother, with whom he shares the house, does not agree and forces him to change. The director is known for winning the Young Critics Circle Award with his first film, "The Chanters."
23:15 • Living Space
Steven Spiel - 80 '- Australia - CF - v.o. leg. english
Boyfriends since college, Brad and Ashley penetrate the heart of Germany. Their romantic vacation takes an unexpected turn when they arrive at a house where they meet a former SS officer. They enter with him in a psychological spiral that will show him that not all spaces are habitable


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About Fantasporto

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The Oporto International Film Festival, specializes in fantasy and science-fiction films in its Official Competitive section.
This Festival also includes the 18th New Directors Week with an Official Competition and a Retrospective section. The Festival’s director, Mário Dorminsky, is preparing, with the help of the Portuguese Film Institute, a program with Portuguese Films for the benefit of the foreign guests in Fantasporto.
The Festival runs now in 5 theatres (2,600 seats altogether ) and screens nearly new 200 feature films each year. The press coverage of the Festival is made by all the most important Portuguese newspapers, radio stations and television networks and by foreign specialized press. This allows press dossiers of about 5000 clippings every year and represents a unique media coverage in Portugal for similar cultural events.

Almost 110,000 entries, per year is the average of the Festival’s past editions.


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