Fantasporto 2012

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1.
The Maiden Danced to Death (2011)
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There were two brothers - two dancers - in Communist Hungary. One defected, the other stuck it out. One gave his soul to commerce, the other to the Party. After twenty years, they meet again. And the dance begins. (100 mins.)
Director: Endre Hules
 
2.
Get Carter (1971)
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When his brother dies under mysterious circumstances in a car accident, London gangster Jack Carter travels to Newcastle to investigate. (112 mins.)
Director: Mike Hodges
 
3.
Kill List (2011)
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Nearly a year after a botched job, a hitman takes a new assignment with the promise of a big payoff for three killings. What starts off as an easy task soon unravels, sending the killer into the heart of darkness. (95 mins.)
Director: Ben Wheatley
 
4.
In the Dark Half (2012)
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After a child dies in her care, a guilt-stricken teenager (Jessica Barden) feels threatened by a mysterious force. (85 mins.)
 
5.
Meat (2010)
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A girl is awakened to a world of cruelty, shadowy passions and sensuality. (85 mins.)
 
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The Green Butchers (2003)
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Svend and Bjarne work for a butcher in a small Danish town. Fed up with their boss' arrogance, they decide to start their own butcher shop... (100 mins.)
 
7.
Eva (2011)
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A shy genius is employed by his former university to design robot software. (94 mins.)
Director: Kike Maíllo
 
8.
This Must Be the Place (2011)
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Cheyenne, a retired rock star living off his royalties in Dublin, returns to New York City to find the man responsible for a humiliation suffered by his recently deceased father during W.W.II. (118 mins.)
 
9.
Keyhole (2011)
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Gangster and deadbeat dad, Ulysses Pick, embarks on an unusual journey through his home. (94 mins.)
Director: Guy Maddin
 
10.
Os Imortais (2003)
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Every year, four ex-soldiers who call themselves "Os Imortais" ("The Immortals"), get together with... (130 mins.)
 
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The Truth of Lie (2011)
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Two women are held hostage in a deep basement of an abandoned industrial site. They're chained to the wall... (98 mins.)
Director: Roland Reber
 
12.
Guilty of Romance (2011)
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A grisly murder occurs in Maruyama-cho, Shibuya, Tokyo - a love hotel district - a woman was found dead in a derelict apartment... (144 mins.)
Director: Sion Sono
 
13.
Avé (2011)
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Two troubled teens hitchhike across Bulgaria. (86 mins.)
 
14.
The Theatre Bizarre (2011)
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Down a seedy city street in her neighborhood, young Enola Penny is obsessed with what appears to be a long abandoned theatre... (114 mins.)
 
15.
Gandu (2010)
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Gandu hates his life. He hates his mother. Gandu raps out his hate, anger, dirt and filth of his existence... (85 mins.)
Director: Kaushik Mukherjee, Q
 
16.
Hell (2011)
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In the not too distant future, people struggle to survive their greatest enemy, the sun. (89 mins.)
Director: Tim Fehlbaum
 
17.
Chinese Take-Out (2011)
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In Buenos Aires, the bitter and methodic Roberto is a lonely man and the owner of a hardware store.... (93 mins.)
 
18.
El artificio (2011)
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Zombie Ass: The Toilet of the Dead (2011)
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Wracked with guilt over the suicide of her bullied sister, young karate student Megumi accompanies four... (85 mins.)
Director: Noboru Iguchi
 
21.
The Machine Girl (2008)
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Maimed while seeking revenge, a girl becomes stronger than ever. (96 mins.)
Director: Noboru Iguchi
 
22.
RoboGeisha (2009)
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After receiving robotic implants, two sisters compete as assassins. (102 mins.)
Director: Noboru Iguchi
 
23.
Sukeban Boy (2006)
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A raucous teen boy with a feminine face is teased everywhere, so his odd biker father dresses him as a girl and sends him to an all-girl school... (62 mins.)
Director: Noboru Iguchi
 
24.
Attack the Block (2011)
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A teen gang in South London defend their block from an alien invasion. (88 mins.)
Director: Joe Cornish
 
25.
Rose (2011)
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A harrowing tale of survival centers on Rose, a Masurian woman, whose husband, a German soldier, was killed in the war... (90 mins.)
 
26.
The Holding (2011)
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A heart-pounding suspense thriller, set on an isolated farm in England's beautiful, rugged Peak District. (89 mins.)
Director: Susan Jacobson
 
27.
Cherry. (2010)
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When Brian Cherry, a sweet, sensitive young Los Angelino, falls for the beautiful, electric, and damaged Jules... (98 mins.)
Director: Quinn Saunders
 
28.
The Bunny Game (2011)
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A prostitute looking for her next meal hitches a ride with a trucker that leaves her praying for her next breath. (76 mins.)
Director: Adam Rehmeier
 
29.
Game of Werewolves (2011)
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After 15 years, Tomas, a not very succesfull writer, comes back to the village in Galicia where his family comes from... (98 mins.)
 
30.
The Slut (2011)
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Tamar, 35, a beautiful young woman, lives alone with her two daughters. She can't restrain her sexual... (87 mins.)
Director: Hagar Ben-Asher
 
31.
The Immature (2011)
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Twenty years ago, while they were 12th grade students, Giorgio, Lorenzo, Piero, Luisa, Virgilio and Francesca were a high-spirited band... (108 mins.)
Director: Paolo Genovese
 
32.
Code 37 (2011)
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When a famous author is assaulted in a shady part of the city, Hannah and her team investigate. They stumble upon a prostitution network involving college students. (96 mins.)
 
33.
Hotel Lux (2011)
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In 1938 Hans Zeisig, an apolitical comedian, impersonator and cabaret actor, flees with a Russian passport (instead of American... (102 mins.)
 
34.
The Whisperer in Darkness (2011)
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In 1931 H.P. Lovecraft wrote his classic tale of alien horror, "The Whisperer in Darkness". Lovecraft is now considered one of America's foremost writers of horror fiction, standing alongside the likes of Stephen King and Edgar Allan Poe. (103 mins.)
Director: Sean Branney
 
35.
Lena (2011)
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Lena is a lonely, plump adolescent girl. Much to her surprise she gets a relationship with the popular but unreliable Daan. Lena moves in with Daan and his strange father Tom and is willing to do a lot for his love. More than a lot. (119 mins.)
 
36.
Madonna's Pig (2011)
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Traveling salesman Tony Roozen and his newest gadget, Porky (a robotic pig) end up stranded in the tiny...
 
37.
Some Guy Who Kills People (2011)
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Ken Boyd, a lonely man fresh out of the loony bin, who sets out to kill those he deems responsible for his miserable life. (97 mins.)
Director: Jack Perez
 
38.
Juan of the Dead (2011)
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A group of slackers face an army of zombies. The Cuban government and media claim the living dead are dissidents revolting against the government. (92 mins.)
 
40.
Bellflower (2011)
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Two friends spend all their free time building flame-throwers and weapons of mass destruction in hopes that a global apocalypse will occur and clear the runway for their imaginary gang "Mother Medusa". (106 mins.)
Director: Evan Glodell
 
41.
Eddie: The Sleepwalking Cannibal (2012)
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A painter struggling for inspiration finds an unexpected muse after he accepts a teaching position in a small town and becomes the caregiver to Eddie, a seemingly docile art student with a rare sleepwalking condition. (90 mins.)
Director: Boris Rodriguez
 
42.
Bag of Bones (2011 Mini-Series)
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After his wife's sudden death, a best selling author returns to his cabin retreat where he receives paranormal visitations and becomes involved in a custody battle. (157 mins.)
 
43.
Shame (2011)
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In New York City, Brandon's carefully cultivated private life - which allows him to indulge his sexual addiction - is disrupted when his sister arrives unannounced for an indefinite stay. (101 mins.)
Director: Steve McQueen
 
44.
Ward No. 6 (2009)
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Simultaneously nihilistic and heartening, Ward No. 6 is based on a story by Chekov, in which a psychiatric doctor becomes a patient in his own asylum... (83 mins.)
 
45.
Deranged (2012)
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Four girls go to a party in an isolated house. (78 mins.)
Director: Neil Jones