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'Holy Motors', the big winner at Sitges 2012
13-10-2012
The game of masks in Holy Motors, the latest film by the unclassifiable Leos Carax, won the awards for best in competition fantastic feature film and best director, as announced this afternoon at a press conference by Festival Director Ángel Sala. The film also picked up the José Luis... + info

The magical universe of 'El bosc' and the paranormal world of 'Sinister' invade Sitges
12-10-2012
Catalan director Oscar Aibar, a good friend of the Festival, presented El bosc today, a proposal with fantastic elements and the background of the Civil War that adapts a short story of the same name by Albert Sánchez Piñol. The story, that takes place in the rural setting of... + info

Sitges 2012 has its first winners
12-10-2012
Rebelle, Me @ the Zoo, Crazy & Thief, Wu Xia (Dragon), Okami kodomo no ame to yuki (Wolf Children), Fuga, Holy Motors, Eat, Tower Black and Elefante are the first winners at the 45th Sitges - International Fantastic Film Festival of Catalonia, corresponding to the Noves Visions, Casa Asia and... + info

Sitges brings together Pascal Laugier's horror story and Daniel Calparsoro's war thriller
11-10-2012
Sitges’ most loyal audiences will undoubtedly remember the name Pascal Laugier as the director who shook up the Festival in 2008 with his controversial Martyrs. The French filmmaker returns to Sitges today presenting The Tall Man, a film which leaves extreme violence aside and delves deep into... + info

Brandon Cronenberg arrives in Sitges with 'Antiviral' keeping up the family essence
10-10-2012
Another illustrious surname visits the 45th Sitges - International Fantastic Film Festival of Catalonia. Brandon Cronenberg, who is participating in the Official Fantàstic Selection with his debut feature film Antiviral, a medical thriller not fit for hypochondriacs that was screened in... + info

Sitges welcomes the latest from David Cronenberg, Jennifer Lynch and Dario Argento
09-10-2012
The 45th Sitges - International Fantastic Film Festival of Catalonia reaches its halfway point and does so with a day full of important names. The highlight of the day was undoubtedly the screening of Cosmopolis, David Cronenberg's latest film, which after going to Cannes is presented in... + info

The return of Ben Wheatley and the eagerly-awaited 'The Lords of Salem' pack Sitges with cult movies
08-10-2012
Last year, Sitges welcomed the premiere of Kill List, the second and highly acclaimed film by Ben Wheatley, which surprised audiences and critics. The British director is back again this year to present Sightseers, a black comedy full of macabre humor that was convincing in Cannes, and he has a... + info

The tsunami from 'The Impossible' sweeps over Sitges
07-10-2012
Catalan director J.A. Bayona, who already conquered Sitges in 2007 with The Orphanage, arrives at the Festival to present The Impossible, the spectacular story, based on true events, of a family that lived through the 2004 tsunami in Thailand. The director from Barcelona was accompanied by the very... + info

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