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The Fantasia International Film Festival, North America's largest and longest-running genre film fest, is celebrating its 21st year in Montreal this summer, taking place from July 13 through August 3.

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Tokyo Idols
Tokyo Idols
Exploration of the J-pop teenage girl band phenomenon.
Poor Agnes
Poor Agnes
A sadistic serial killer and the private detective she holds prisoner form an unlikely bond.
Punk Fu Zombie
Punk Fu Zombie
An independent Quebec is infested by zombies and only the son of its dubious hero leader can unite the ninjas, punks and rat people whose skills might save it.
Bitch
Bitch
A woman snaps under crushing life pressures and assumes the psyche of a vicious dog. Her philandering, absentee husband is forced to become reacquainted with his four children and sister-in-law as they attempt to keep the family together during this bizarre crisis.
Sequence Break
Sequence Break
A reclusive video arcade technician encounters strange metaphysical forces that result in bizarre bio-mechanical mutations when a new console appears in his shop.
Shock Wave
Shock Wave
An explosives expert has to overcome a series of challenges in order to save the lives of hundreds of people trapped in a tunnel by a crazed bomber with a personal grudge.
Replace
Replace
Afflicted with a dermatological disease that causes her skin to crumble away, Kira discovers that she can replace that skin with the skin of other women.
The Senior Class
The Senior Class
Too shy to approach the girl of his dreams, an art student creates a comic about his feelings for her instead.
Game Of Death
Game Of Death
Seven millenials discover an obscure electronic board game and decide to test their wits against it. When it tells them they need to kill 24 people in the next 24 hours, mayhem ensues.
Japanese Girls Never Die
Japanese Girls Never Die
Graffiti artists daub a town with a woman's missing poster after she disappears and a gang of vicious teen girls roams the streets.
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