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INTERVIEW: Cem Kaya (Director of Remake, Remix, Rip-Off) pt II

This is part two of my exclusive interview with Cem Kaya, director of the documentary Remake, Remix, Rip-Off. Read part one here. In this final instalment, Cem explains why there’s so much more to Turkish Fantastic Cinema than we think, and why there’s more to director Çetin İnanç than  3,244 more words


INTERVIEW: Cem Kaya (Director of Remake, Remix, Rip-Off)

Cem Kaya’s fantastic documentary Remake, Remix, Rip-Off screens at FrightFest this weekend. It’s a long-awaited delve into the wild, wild world of the Turkish Fantastic Cinema (AKA Turkish Pop Cinema, AKA Turkish Remakesploitation) and it doesn’t disappoint – long-time fans, casual observers and complete novices alike should enjoy Cem’s film. 4,408 more words


Austin's Fantastic Fest to Show Belladonna of Sadness Anime Film

The Fantastic Fest film festival has announced its second wave of film screenings. Eiichi Yamamoto’s 1973 experimental anime film Belladonna of Sadness (Kanashimi no Belladonna… 162 more words


‘Fantastic Fest’ 2015 second wave of programming

As the month of August is coming to a close the pop culture bonanza known as FANTASTIC FEST is gaining ground. The first wave of films have already been announced and yesterday the folks in Austin released the second. 2,239 more words

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SA movie, Hard to Get, to be screened at Fantastic Fest in Austin, Texas

Hard to Get, the 2014 action film by Zee Nthuli, has been invited to Fantastic Fest, which takes place in Austin, Texas from September 24 to October 1. 441 more words


"The Martian," "High Rise," "Lazer Team" to play Fantastic Fest 2015

Ridley Scott’s “The Martian,” Ben Wheatley’s J.G. Ballard adaptation “High Rise” and the world premiere of “Lazer Team,” the first feature from the Austin-based web series gods Rooster Teeth, will screen as part of Fantastic Fest, organizers announced Wednesday. 2,137 more words

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Bumper contests, Mercado Fantastico and the return of the Fantastic Arcade at Fantastic Fest 2015

As the days are ticking down towards this years Fantastic Fest there has been a slew of news hitting the interwebs. It has been announced that this years festival will once again be at the glamourous  South Lamar theater in Austin Texas. 2,532 more words

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