27 June 2016

4x International Action Movies

Besides the usual number of films that activate the brain cells and open up the imagination, the Imagine Film Festival is also the place to be for superior action films. This year the festival presents an international quartet of action films of the highest calibre.  Guardians  (Sarik Andreasyan, Rusland 2017) Headshot (Mo Brothers, Indonesië 2016) Operation Mekong (Dante […]

13 June 2016

​Filmconcert bij Imagine

Tijdens Imagine Film Festival zal de film Häxan uit 1922 te zien zijn tijdens een filmconcert. Imagine vertoont de prachtige nieuwe restauratie van het Zweeds Filminstituut met muziek van het Groningse Kinetophone, dat hun zelf-gecomponeerde soundtrack live speelt. In de film (1922) verbeeldt regisseur Benjamin Christensen de geschiedenis van de hekserij. Deze mix van (pseudo-)documentaire en horror […]

2 June 2016

Imagine presents Women Who Kill

Chris Oosterom, artistic director of Imagine, will  present  the movie Women Who Kill during Roze Filmdagen. For more information about the festival check the website www.rozefilmdagen.nl. About Women Who Kill In this twisted comedy we meet ex-lovers Morgan and Jean, who are obsessed with female serial killers and their behavior. But when Morgan meets the elusive and beautiful […]

21 May 2016

New title: The Bar

A few years ago, Imagine’s closing film was Alex de la Iglesia’s Witching & Bitching. The Spanish master of delirious comedy is back with The Bar (El Bar), in which patrons of a little bar witness a double murder out on the street. Soon all self control goes out the window, and the lively chaos quickly gets […]

18 May 2016

Imagine Film Competition

Would you like to create your own character with special costumes and spectacular masks or surreal styling? Then this is your chance. Join our film competition and win fantastic prizes!  The Imagine Film Festival theme of the 2017 edition is Fantastic Fashion. In a wide ranging and varied theme program, Imagine will focus on the role […]

1 May 2016

Co-production market Frontières in Amsterdam

Imagine Film Festival, the Canadian Fantasia Film Festival and Marche du Film of the Cannes Festival present the international co-production market Frontières. Frontières  is an international co-production market and networking platform specifically focused on genre film financing and co-production between Europe and North America. It is organised by the Fantasia International Film Festival, in partnership […]

27 April 2016

Lindy Hemming will give a masterclass about her work

With our  Fantastic Fashion theme program – on the role costumes and styling play in the creation of the fantastic illusion – we are very proud to welcome Lindy Hemming as a guest of honour during Fantastic Film Festival 2017. Costume designer and Oscar winner Lindy Hemming (James Bond, The Dark Knight and Wonder Woman) […]

20 April 2016

Shorts at Imagine 2017

Fantastic Shorts We selected a  wide international selection of short films again this year:  the Fantastic Shorts. Over forty films from fifteen countries are divided into four programmes: All in the Family, Everyday Stories, Secrets and Lies and The Body Shop. Shorts: All In the Family Shorts: Everyday Stories Shorts: Secrets and Lies Shorts: The […]

10 April 2016

Suspiria: European premiere

In 1977 the movie Suspiria from horror maestro Dario Argento played in theatres. Now, 40 years later Imagine Film Festival and Cinema Egzotik present the Western European premiere of the 4K restoration of Argento’s magnum opus on Thursday, April 20th. More info about tickets coming soon! About Suspiria Suspiria is an Italian horror film from 1977 […]

2 April 2016

First selection of debut films announced

The Imagine Film Festival, which will take place from 12 to 22 April in EYE, Amsterdam, pays close attention to up-and-coming film talent. The selection for 2017 currently includes no less than fourteen feature film debuts from five different countries.  Prior editions of the festival have confirmed that Imagine has a keen eye for new talent: three […]