Freddie Francis

British director, born in London in 1917, started his career in 1934 as assistant-operator, eventually fully-fletched director in 1948. During this period he worked with many well-known directors such as: Michael Powell, John Huston, Jak Cardiff, Joseph Losey en Jack Clayton (The Innocents). Alongside Jack Cardiff he received an Oscar for photography in 1960 with… Continue reading Freddie Francis

Harry Kümel

This year, the guest list doesn’t stop surprising you, because the great Harry Kümel, who is doctor in demonology and the occult at the Academy of Pataphysics will be present at the festival. Mostly know for his adaptation of Malpertuis ( 1972 ) by Jean Ray, with the famous Orson Welles and Michel Bouquet, Kümel… Continue reading Harry Kümel