FanTasia Festival Winners Announced!

You’ve been following Dominic Marceau’s insane coverage of the FanTasia Festival in Montreal, Canada- so I bet you want to know if any of the films he liked won some awards? Inside you’ll find a list of the Jury Prizes from this years festival, which rocked like a hurricane. Watch for Dom’s picks later this week!


JURY PRIZES

Fantasia Ubisoft Award: Best Overall Fantasia Film 2004

GOLD
LAST LIFE IN THE UNIVERSE (THAILAND, 2003 Pen-Ek Ratanaruang, Nonzee Nimibutr/Duangkamol Limcharoen)

SILVER
SHAUN OF THE DEAD (ENGLAND, 2004, Edgar Wright, Alliance Atlantis)

BRONZE
THE UNIVITED (KOREA, 2003, Lee Soo-Yeon, CJ entertainment)

Best Asian Film

GOLD
LAST LIFE IN THE UNIVERSE (THAILAND, 2003 Pen-Ek Ratanaruang, Nonzee Nimibutr/Duangkamol Limcharoen)

SILVER
THE UNIVITED (KOREA, 2003, Lee Soo-Yeon, CJ entertainment)

BRONZE
GOZU (JAPAN, 2003, Takashi Miike, Pathfinder Pictures/Klockworx Company)

Best International Film

GOLD
ONE POINT O (USA/ICELAND), 2004, Jeff Renfroe, Marteinn Thorsson, THINK FILMS)

SILVER
SHAUN OF THE DEAD (ENGLAND, 2004, Edgar Wright,Alliance Atlantis )

BRONZE
ROMASANTA (SPAIN, 2004, Paco Plaza, Lion’s Gate)

Best Animated Feature

GOLD
HAIR HIGH (USA, 2004, Bill Plympton)

SILVER
PARANOIA AGENT (JAPAN, 2004, Satoshi Kong, Geneon Entertainment)

BRONZE
DEAD LEAVES (JAPAN, 2004, Hiroyuki Imaishi, Manga Entertainment)

Groundbreaker Award For Most Innovative Feature Of The Festival

GOLD
ONE POINT O (USA/ICELAND, 2004, Jeff Renfroe, Marteinn Thorsson, THINK FILMS)

SILVER
BOTTLED FOOL (JAPAN, 2004, Hiroki Yamaguchi, Hideo Nishimura)

BRONZE
THE UNIVITED (KOREA, 2003, Lee Soo-Yeon, CJ entertainment)

Best Short Film

GOLD
LITTLE THINGS (ENGLAND, 2003, Daniel Greaves, TANDEM FILMS)

SILVER
BOY IN THE BOX (USA, 2003, Screaming Mad George, Psycho Fiction Productions)

BRONZE
DAY OFF THE DEAD (USA, 2004, LEE LANIER)

 
Source: Official FanTasia Website