Each Month the Film Hub writes a monthly column for the Big Issue and with this one we were particularly excited to be working with The Big Issue to celebrate the many wonderful Film Festivals taking place in the South West this Autumn. Check out the Guide here.
Fantasia isn’t your regular genre film festival. It’s so much more than that. And in the rarest of instances, it’s everything a lot of film festivals claim to be. Courageous, innovative, open-minded, a spotter and cultivator of talent, and a genuine tastemaker that yields a profound and reinvigorating influence on filmmakers and programmers the world over. And after 21 years, it’s still going from strength to strength, whilst managing to maintain its core ethos and identity.