Ithaca Fantastik

Fantastik Fridays

2019 Series


Friday May 24th 9:30pm

Abbie's older brother issues him the ultimate challenge before the impending Y2K apocalypse: beat the infamous level 256 in Pac-Man and no getting up from the couch until he does so.

I Trapped The Devil

Friday May 10th 9:30pm

A man descends into paranoia after trapping what he believes to be the devil in his basement, but things take a dark turn when his family unexpectedly arrive for Christmas.


Friday April 26th 9:30pm

A unique, intimate and honest portrayal of a girl grieving for the loss of her best friend. That just happens to take place on the day the world ends as we know it.


Friday March 15th 9:30pm

French dancers gather in a remote, empty school building to rehearse on a wintry night. The all-night celebration morphs into a hallucinatory nightmare when they learn their sangria is laced with LSD.

Lords of Chaos

Friday Feb 22nd 9:30pm

Based on the book of the same name documenting the true story of infamous Norwegian black metal band Mayhem. Lords of Chaos is a personal take on the insular sub culture- that ultimately led to two murders, and numerous church burnings.


Friday Feb 8th 9:30pm

A police detective reconnects with people from an undercover assignment in her distant past in order to make peace.

2018 Series


Friday Dec 14th 9:30pm

A teenage girl and her father travel to a remote alien moon, aiming to strike it rich. But there are others roving the wilderness and the job quickly devolves into a fight to survive.

Slave to the Grind

Friday, October 19th 5:00pm | Trailer
Concert following documentary at The Chantiloft

Grindcore is the worlds fastest most aggressively intense music. Fusing the anarchistic and leftist attitudes of the UK Punk scene with the speed and drunken aggression of American Death Metal, Grindcore continues to challenge and offend most listeners.

Perfect Blue

Friday, September 28th 9:30pm
Japan | 81min. | Trailer

A retired pop singer turned actress' sense of reality is shaken when she is stalked by an obsessed fan and seemingly a ghost of her past.

Let the Corpses Tan

Friday, September 21st 9:30pm
France / Belgium | 92min. | Trailer

A grizzled thug and his gang head to an island retreat with a haul of 250 kilograms of gold bullion to lay low; however, a bohemian writer, his muse, and a pair of gendarmes further complicate things, as allegiances are put to the test.


Thursday, September 13th 9:20pm
USA | 121min. | Trailer

Mandy is set in the primal wilderness of 1983 where Red Miller, a broken and haunted man hunts an unhinged religious sect who slaughtered the love of his life.

Summer of 84

Friday, August 31st 9:30pm
USA | 105min. | Trailer

After suspecting that their police officer neighbor is a serial killer, a group of teenage friends spend their summer spying on him and gathering evidence, but as they get closer to discovering the truth, things get dangerous.

Our House

Friday, August 24th 9:30pm
Canada / Germany / USA | 90min. | Trailer

A young genius accidentally invents a device that amplifies the paranormal activity within his family's house, possibly bringing back the spirits of loved ones, and unleashing things far worse.


Friday, May 11th 9:30pm
France | 108min. | Trailer

Never take your mistress on an annual guys' getaway, especially one devoted to hunting - a violent lesson for three wealthy married men.

The Endless

Friday, April 27th 9:30pm
USA | 111min. | Trailer

Two brothers return to the cult they fled from years ago to discover that the group's beliefs may be more sane than they once thought.


Friday, April 20th 9:30pm
USA | 96min. | Trailer

The sordid lives of an addict, an ex-con, and a luchador collide when an organ harvesting caper goes very, very wrong.

Mind Game

Friday, March 23rd 9:30pm
Japan | 95min. | Trailer

After a deadly encounter with two yakuza, a loser with a crush on his childhood girlfriend goes to heaven and back, embarking on a psychedelic self-discovery experience with her and his friends.

The Cured

Friday, March 16th 9:30pm
Ireland | 108min. | Trailer

A disease that turns people into zombies has been cured. The once-infected zombies are discriminated against by society and their own families, which causes social issues to arise. This leads to militant government interference.

Before We Vanish

Friday, March 9th 9:30pm
Japan | 129min. | Trailer

Three aliens travel to Earth in preparation for a mass invasion, taking possession of human bodies.

The Housemaid

Friday, February 23rd 9:30pm
Vietnam • South Korea | 105min. | Trailer

A man's affair with his family's housemaid leads to dark consequences.

Devil's Gate

Friday, January 26th 9:30pm
Canada • USA | 94min. | Trailer

Set in the small town of Devil's Gate, North Dakota, the film examines the disappearance of a local woman and her young son.

Mom and Dad

Friday, January 19th 9:30pm
USA | 86min. | Trailer

A teenage girl and her little brother must survive a wild 24 hours during which a mass hysteria of unknown origins causes parents to turn violently on their own kids.


2017 Series

Another Wolfcop

Friday, December 1st 9:30pm
Canada | 82min. | Trailer

Alcoholic werewolf cop Lou Garou springs into action when an eccentric businessman with evil intentions seduces Woodhaven's residents with a new brewery and hockey team in this outrageous horror-comedy sequel.


Friday, October 20th 9:30pm
USA | 91 min. | Trailer

The screeching strings, the plunging knife, the slow zoom out from a lifeless eyeball: in 1960, Alfred Hitchcock’s Psycho changed film history forever with its taboo-shattering shower scene.

Welcome To Willits

Friday, October 13th 9:30pm
USA | 82 min. | Trailer

Deep in the Northern California woods, in the heart of the notorious Emerald Triangle, lies a remote cabin. The residents struggle to fight off the repeated attacks and abductions by mysterious creatures that have plagued them for years. When a local pot farmer is caught up with a wayward group of campers the situation quickly escalates into total carnage.

The Villainess

Friday, October 6th 9:30pm
South Korea | 129 min. | Trailer

Sook-hee is a trained assassin who was born to kill. She was just a little girl when the training started in Yanbian, China. After the death of her mentor, when the chance of starting a new life was given to her, she came to South Korea as a government agent. But soon two men Joong-sang and Hyun-soo appear in her new life. And she started to find deep dark secrets about her past. Eventually she take matters into her own hands.

A Life In Waves
Special Event!

Saturday, September 23rd 4:30pm
USA | 74 min. | Trailer

If you watched TV, went to the movies, or listened to the radio in the 80s and 90s, you probably heard Suzanne Ciani's work, whether you knew it or not. Suzanne is a five-time Grammy nominated composer, electronic music pioneer, and neo-classical recording artist whose work has been featured in countless commercials, video games, and feature films. "A Life in Waves" explores Suzanne's life and innovations through her own eyes, offering a feminine glimpse into the world of electronic music.

Panel discussion following the film feat. Suzanne Ciani (via Skype), Steve Moore, Anna Coogin, Trevor Pinch, and Sarah Hennies.

68 Kill

Friday, August 18th 9:30pm
USA | 93 min. | Trailer

It started with a couple dead bodies and $68,000 in stolen cash. Chip Taylor's girlfriend Liza had the perfect plan to rip off her rich sugar daddy. It should have been an easy in and out kind of deal. Nobody would get hurt and they would come out of it with enough loot to solve their problems. But things started going wrong as soon as they were inside the rich man's house, and for Chip it was only the beginning of the longest, most terrifying ride of his life.

Donnie Darko 4k Remaster

Friday, June 16th 9:30pm
USA | 113 min. | Trailer

Remastered in spectacular 4k by Arrow. A troubled teenager is plagued by visions of a man in a large rabbit suit who manipulates him to commit a series of crimes, after he narrowly escapes a bizarre accident.

Hounds of Love

Friday, May 12th 9:30pm
Australia | 108 min. | Trailer

Vicki Maloney is randomly abducted from a suburban street by a disturbed couple. As she observes the dynamic between her captors she quickly realises she must drive a wedge between them if she is to survive.

Chloe Okuno's short film SLUT showed prior to the screening.

The Void

Friday, April 7th 9:30pm
Canada | 90 min. | Trailer

Officer Daniel Carter happens upon a blood-soaked figure limping down a deserted stretch of road. He rushes the young man to a nearby hospital staffed by a skeleton crew, only to discover that patients and personnel are transforming into something inhuman.

Don't Kill It

Friday, March 17th 9:30pm
USA | 93 min. | Trailer

When an ancient demon is accidentally unleashed in a sparsely populated Mississippi town, their only hope of survival lies in the hands of a grizzled old demon hunter.

The Girl With All The Gifts

Friday, February 24th 9:30pm
UK / USA | 111 min. | Trailer

A scientist and a teacher living in a dystopian future embark on a journey of survival with a special young girl named Melanie.

We Are The Flesh

Friday, January 27th 9:30pm
Mexico / France | 79 min. | Trailer

After wandering a ruined city for years in search of food and shelter, two siblings find their way into one of the last remaining buildings. Inside, they find a man who will make them a dangerous offer to survive the outside world.

2016 Series


The Greasy Strangler

Friday, September 23rd 9:30pm
USA | 93 min. | Trailer

Ronnie runs a Disco walking tour with his son, Brayden. When a sexy woman takes the tour, it begins a competition between father and son for her love. It also signals the arrival of an oily strangler who stalks the streets at night.


Lady Snowblood

Friday, June 17th 9:30pm
Japan | 97 min. | Trailer

A young woman (Meiko Kaji), trained from childhood as an assassin and hell-bent on revenge for the murders of her father and brother and the rape of her mother, hacks and slashes her way to gory satisfaction in turn-of-the-twentieth-century Japan. Rampant with inventive violence and spectacularly choreographed swordplay, Toshiya Fujita’s Lady Snowblood is a bloody, beautiful extravaganzas composed of one elegant widescreen composition after another.

Belladonna of Sadness

Belladonna of Sadness

Friday, May 20th 9:30pm
Japan | 84 min. | Trailer

One of the great lost masterpieces of Japanese animation, never before officially released in the U.S., BELLADONNA OF SADNESS is a mad, swirling, psychedelic light-show of medieval tarot-card imagery with horned demons, haunted forests and La Belle Dame Sans Merci, equal parts J.R.R. Tolkien and gorgeous, explicit Gustav Klimt-influenced eroticism.

The Interior

The Interior

Friday, April 22th 9:30pm
Canada | 80 min. | Trailer

A listless young man, upon learning he is ill, leaves his job, girlfriend and city behind, and ventures alone into the British Columbia interior, bringing his fears and anxieties with him.



Friday, March 25th 9:30pm
Turkey | 97 min. | Trailer

A squad of unsuspecting cops go through a trapdoor to Hell when they stumble upon a Black Mass in an abandoned building, in the tour-de-force feature debut from ferociously talented director Can Evrenol.



Friday, February 12th 9:30pm
USA | 89 min. | Trailer

Five interlocking tales of terror follow the fates of a group of weary travellers who confront their worst nightmares - and darkest secrets - over one long night on a desolate stretch of desert highway.