FRONTIÈRES MARKET AT FANTASIA 2017 ANNOUNCES A FIRST WAVE OF PROJECTS

Frontières is thrilled to announce a first wave of projects selected to participate in its international co-production market, taking place July 20-23 at the Fantasia International Film Festival. Notable project helmers include:  the legendary George A. Romero (NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD, DAWN OF THE DEAD), director/writer Blaine Thurier (LOW SELF-ESTEEM GIRL, indie rock’s THE NEW PORNOGRAPHERS), producers Titus Kreyenberg (I AM NOT A WITCH), Caroline Piras (AUX YEUX DES VIVANTS - AMONG THE LIVING), and the team behind I SELL THE DEAD and the live radio drama TALES BEYOND THE PALE, Larry Fessenden & Glenn McQuaid with writer Clay McLeod Chapman (THE BOY); and director-producer team Antonio Tublén and Alexander Brondsted (LFO, ROBIN). The full project line-up will be announced in early June.

 

George A. Romero Presents: Road of the Dead (Canada)

Director: Matt Birman

Writers: George A. Romero, Matt Birman,

Producers: George A. Romero (New Romero Productions), Matt Manjourides, Justin Martell (Not the Funeral Home) Matt Birman (Pig Dreams)

 

High Dive (Germany/UK/Hungary)

Director: Ádám Császi

Writers: Ádám Császi & Iván Szabó

Producers: Titus Kreyenberg (unafilm), Samm Haillay (Third Films) Adrás Muht (Focus fox)

 

Kicking Blood (Canada)

Director/Writer: Blaine Thurier

Producers: Leonard Farlinger & Jennifer Jonas (New Real Films)

 

Nameless (France/Belgium)

Director: Yannick Muller

Writers: Yannick Muller & Nicolas Fleureau

Producers: Delphine Crozatier  (Contrebande Productions) & Sylvain Goldberg & Serge de Poucques (Nexus Factory)

 

A Nightmare Wakes  (USA)

Director/Writer: Nora Unkel

Producers: Devin Shepherd & Nora Unkel (Wild Obscura Films)

 

Protect Us From Our Hunger (Luxembourg)

Director/Writer: Jacques Molitor

Producers: Gilles Chanial, Caroline Piras (Les Films Fauves)

 

The Restoration at Grayson Manor (USA)

Director: Glenn McQuaid

Writers: Clay McLeod Chapman (Script), Glenn McQuaid (Story)

Producer: Larry Fessenden (Glass Eye Pix)

 

Restore Point (Czech Republic)

Director: Robert Hloz

Writer: Tomislav Cecka

Producer: Jan Kallista (Film Kolektiv)

 

The Stolen Child (Canada)

Director/Writer: Sebastian McKinnon

Producers: Sebastian McKinnon (Five Knights Productions Inc), Victoria Sanchez-Mandryk & Sandy Martinez (Just Believe Productions)

 

Zoo (Sweden/Denmark)

Director/Writer: Antonio Tublén

Producer: Alexander Brondsted (Pingpong Film)