MotelX 2017 Wrap-Up, Winners, Ups, and Lows

The 11th edition of MotelX in Lisbon honored Corman and Jodoroswky and premiered Andy Muschietti’s “IT” at a sold out session.

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September in Lisbon is the Month for MotelX

Expect nothing else but pure horror at MotelX, Lisbon’s International Horror Film Festival.

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Azores Fringe Festival: from the islands to the world

The Azores Fringe Festival was a revelation, to say the least. Learn more about this performance art festival, the man behind it, and the artists it supports.

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Next Stop: Azores Fringe Festival in Pico

Why would someone start an arts festival that hops between islands for 6 weeks before the high season? That’s what the Azores Fringe Festival is all about.

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Fantasporto 2016: Polish Mermaids, Irish Exorcists, and Time Circles

A roundup of the 37th Fantasporto’s closing ceremony and this year’s winners.

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10 Top Independent Film Festivals Not to Miss in Your Lifetime

From the hundreds of independent film festivals happening every year around the world, some are more unmissable than others. They have been around for quite a while (some even before the indie film hype), they have proven themselves as strong players in the industry, and they continue to attract followers and fans year after year. Without any particular order, these are the 10 top independent film festivals not to miss in your lifetime.

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Final Takes of Fantasporto 2015

We arrived in Porto with two (misleading) preconceptions: that the city could be seen in one day and that Fantasporto, the independent film festival, was a dying shadow of its former glory.

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35th Fantasporto: an Exclusive Look at the Oporto International Film Festival

One of the best international film festivals celebrates the independent film industry for 10 days in Porto, with a strong accent on fantasy and thrillers.

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