Selection includes seven from Canada, with five from Quebec.

As part of their inaugural Frontières international co-production market, Montreal’s Fantasia International Film Festival have revealed their Off-Frontières selection of film projects.

Off-Frontières highlights a limited number of additional projects in a wider range of development stages with seven of the ten projects from Canada, five of which come from Quebec. Projects include Rodrigo Gudiño’s remake of the western Cut Throats Nine, Yves-Christian Fournier’s N.O.I.R. and Simon Rumley’s Sugar Candy Blues.

The selection is part of the Fantasia Industry Rendez-Vous, taking place July 26-29, which also includes the Fantasia Film Market, set up to support sales efforts of the features that will be part of the festival’s programming.

Fantasia runs July 19-August 7.


Cut Throats Nine (Canada) Director/Writer: Rodrigo Gudiño / Producer: Marco Pecota (Rue Morgue Cinema)

Memento Mori (Canada) Director/Writer/Producer: Jovanka Vukovic / Writer/Producer: Jason Lapeyre (Osaka Sunset Pictures)

Mythose (Quebec) Director/Writer: Albéric Aurtenèche / Producer: Simon Trottier (TCB Film)

N.O.I.R. (Quebec) Director/Writer: Yves Christian Fournier / Producer: Nicole Robert (Go Films)

Noon Tomorrow (USA) Director/Writer/Producer: Paul Hough (Paul Hough Entertainment)

Peddler’s Grave (USA) Director: Steven C. Miller / Writer: Ben Powell / Producer: Travis Stevens (Snowfort Pictures)

Sugar Candy Blues (UK) Director: Simon Rumley [pictured] / Writer/Producer: Rowan O’Neill (New Tension Films)

Sweet Blood (Quebec) Director/Writer: Elza Kephart / Writer/Producer: Patricia Gomez Zlatar / Producer: Christine Falco (Films Camera Oscura)

The Beat, Surrender! (Quebec) Director/Writer: Philippe Spurell

Wait Till Helen Comes (Quebec) Writer/Producer: Victoria Sanchez (based on a novel by Mary Downing Hahn) (Just Believe Productions)