Fantasia 2019 Wrap-Up


While the festival continues for another three days or so in Montreal, today marks the end of my Fantasia coverage for 2019. This year marked my fifth year covering the festival, as well as my fourth year making the trip to Montreal. I’m definitely an old pro at this point and my trip to Fantasia has become a yearly event I quite look forward to.

So, without further ado, here is my wrap-up for Fantasia 2019.

Top Ten Favourite Films

  1. It Comes
  2. The Gangster, The Cop, The Devil
  3. Sator
  4. 1BR
  5. The Purity of Vengeance
  6. Swallow
  7. Blood on Her Name
  8. Astronaut
  9. Darlin
  10. Little Monsters

Least Favourite Film

Wish I’d Seen

  • 8
  • Ready or Not
  • The Lodge

Number of Films Seen

  • 35
    • 26 Festival Screenings
    • 1 Press Screening
    • 6 Screeners
    • 2 Rep Screenings

Plus two additional screenings I left partway during.

Number of Reviews Reposted from Other Festivals

  • 2

Number of Interviews Conducted

  • 2

Number of Days in Montreal

  • 10

Theatre Tally

  • Auditorium des diplômés de la SGWU (Théâtre Hall) – 17
  • Salle J.A. De Sève – 11

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