Fantastic 2015
Unforgetable screening on fortress Medvedgrad closed 5. Fantastic Zagreb Film Festival!


Screening of the cult classic “The Shining”, in a fantastic atmosphere to it’s capacity-filled historic fortress Medvedgrad, finished fifth anniversary Fantastic Zagreb Film Festival! After nine days of exciting premium movie entertainment, so far the most successful year, fans of genre film celebrated with a party directed by Yammat FM radio on the walls of Croatian cultural monuments until the early hours and so in the best possible way congratulated Fantastic for it’s successful five years.

“This was our best release so far and we are grateful to all the fans of Fantastic which supported us these past five years and it is because of them that we grow every year! This year’s first European genre forum was also excellent atmosphere, with interest from Croatia and the region, and we believe that we are here on the right path to future releases create a platform to connect our filmmakers with the European and international film professionals who will assist them in creating their genre storys. Thank BNET and all our other sponsors and partners for their support and belief in this project from day one! “- Said satisfied director and co-founder of Fantastic, Mia Pecina.

The program of this year’s festival proved to be the best ever, and world and European screenings attended by more than thirty world renowned film directors, producers and sales agents from the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Sweden, Finland, Estonia, Polish, US, Norway and Switzerland, which in addition to the film screenings, arrived in Zagreb on the first European genre forum. In Zagreb this year for the first time in lectures and panel discussions on crowdfunding, co-productions in the region, how to sell your film on the international market and other interesting topics, with the support of Croatian Audiovisual Centre and the board of Creative Europe – MEDIA office.

“I’m very pleased with the response and the reaction of viewers to this year’s program, and I believe that the program for next year will be just as good if not better. We also thank all the film professionals who have this year visited Fantastic and we believe that surely that at least one of the projects presented at the pitching of the first EGF to find future partners in them. ” – Said the artistic director and co-founder of Fantastica, Stjepan Hundic .

In an interesting film blockbusters enjoyed a number of people from social life, such as Croatian actor Janko Popovic Volaric, Edvin Liveric, television presenter Anne Radisic, model Kim Kosanovic, water polo players Ante Vukicevic and Marko Martinic. More than 50 exciting titles including the European and regional premieres, this year confirmed the great success of the most intriguing genre film festival in the region, that with its program is an equal with the world’s film festivals.

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