Best of Utopiales

From Les Utopiales in Nantes, the festival’s favourite short films of recent vintage — a panoply of head-scratchers, heartbreakers, and mindblowers.

Born of Woman

Fantasia’s showcase of intimate, auteur genre visions returns to celebrate the unconventional gaze with these extraordinary works.

Circo Animato

Some of the year’s very best animated short films from around the world in a unique journey, from childhood's discoveries to the insights of adulthood.

DJ XL5’s Nine Lives Zappin’ Party

A cornucopia of shorts amid a mix of old TV ads, film snippets and bursts of static, to simulate a productive evening of channel surfing with the gang at home.

Short Films

Fantastiques weekends du cinéma québécois

Short films from home!

International Science-Fiction Short Film Showcase

Fantasia’s showcase of provocative and character-driven international science-fiction works.

My First Fantasia

Children, parents and the young at heart are invited to dive into this free series of short film programs.

Nao Yoshigai X 4: Of Blooming Flowers and Dead Skin

Discover four works by one of the most exciting Japanese filmmakers to emerge in recent years.

Virtual Reality

FANTASIA International Film Festival, in collaboration with Woolf + Lapin, the National Film Board and Mont VR, are proud to present the FANTASIA VR Experience

Small Gauge Trauma

Fantasia’s renowned showcase of provocative and cutting-edge international shorts is back, with these bold works. Skin will crawl.

Things That Go Bump in the East

11 histoires animées asiatiques de fantômes, d’esprits, de monstres et de mystères – un pot-pourri de magie et de macabre via une variété de techniques!