14th edition of FANT underway
by Sergio Ríos Pérez
14/05/2008 - The 14th edition of FANT – Bilbao Fantasy Film Festival – one of the most important events for enthusiasts of this genre in Spain – is currently underway (May 8-16).
The official competitive section features nine films, including three European productions. These are Alex Sampayo’s Spanish title El espejo (“The Mirror”), Christoffer Boe’s Danish film Offscreen [trailer], and French collective film Fear(s) of the Dark [trailer].
Other titles include Diary of the Dead, the latest work by legendary director George A. Romero, and Frank Darabont’s The Mist, which opened the festival.
The programme features various other sections and sidebars, including a tribute to the eminent producer Val Lewton.
(Translated from Spanish)