Submissions to the 9th Indie Game Contest are open

Submissions to the 9th Indie Game Contest are open


Agnès Patron’s And Then the Bear (L’heure de l’ours) has gone on to win the best animated short-film prize at this year’s French César Awards.

Oktopolis extended

Seven of the VR films on our online cyber space have just had their deadline extended and will be available until 30 June. If you haven’t watched them yet, then plop down on your sofa and tune in, courtesy of cyberpunk city, free of charge.

Submissions are open

Submissions are open!

2nd Fantastic Weekend – Dates up in the air…

Due to the recent government announcements in regard to the re-opening of cinemas, the dates for the 2nd Fantastic Weekend remain uncertain.

Discover Oktopolis!

28 November is the last day you’ll be able to enjoy our cyberspace world of Oktopolis, which also houses part of the 2020 programme proposed by Connexions, the Festival’s VR cinema and indie video games section.

Second Fantastic Weekend – cancelled or postponed?

With sadness, we announce that our Second Fantastic Weekend has been cancelled due to France’s current pandemic lockdown.

Second Fantastic Weekends: the short films selection is announced

Discover the short films selection of the second Fantastic Weekend.

Three Fantastic Weekends’ October programme is announced

The second of our Three Fantastic Weekends, running from 30 October to 1 November in all of Strasbourg’s cinema, brings you another powerhouse programme of innovative new genre productions from the United States, Canada, France, the United Kingdom and Indonesia.

Fantastic Weekends #1 – Interviews

Discover all the interviews of the first Fantastic Weekend.

La Nuée and Canyon won the Méliès d’Argent 2020

The Méliès d’Argent for feature film was awarded to La Nuée by Just Philippot and the Méliès d’Argent for short film went to Canyon by Martin Scali.

Connexions – Video games and virtual reality

The 8th video games and virtual reality section has a new name! Enter the No-Contact Zone, a programme without physical contact that makes digital technology such an excellent response to the pandemic. Now more than ever, it’s time to reconnect!

The Return of the Real – First films announced

Less than two months from the first Fantastic Weekend, we have much pleasure in unveiling a first look at some of the films chosen for the official selection.

Three Fantastic Weekends

The Strasbourg European Fantastic Film Festival has decided to postpone its next edition to 2021, while continuing to support the creation of genre films in a different way until the end of 2020 through its Three Fantastic Weekends.

The Return – Summer Prospects & Genre Films

For every avid moviegoer, relief is at hand. You were hoping in your wildest dreams to return to your favourite cinema in July, but as it turns out the date is closer than you think: most cinemas will open on 22 June. Here’s what to watch for in the coming weeks.