Fantasy Filmfest adds Linklater toon to sked
MUNICH — Having already been selected for the Munich fest, Richard Linklater’s “A Scanner Darkly” will also screen during the Fantasy Filmfest, which will tour German cities from July 18 to Aug. 16.
Highlights of the 20th edition include three South Korean pics, “Duelist” by Lee Myung-Se, “Shadowless Sword” by Kim Young-Jun and “City of Violence” by Seung-Wan Ryoo plus Hong Kong thriller “SPL” by Wilson Yip. Pics will screen as part of the Focus Asia section.
Michel Gondry’s Gael Garcia Bernal starrer “The Science of Sleep” will screen in the Directors Spotlight section. The fest will also show two German English-language pics: Berlin market-favorite “Adrift” and Robert Krause’s “Blood Trails.”