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David Cronenberg to head Neuchatel film festival jury

National News // June 22, 2018

Top American film director David Cronenberg will be heading the jury at this year’s Neuchâtel International Fantastic Film Festival.

Toronto Film Festival David Cronenberg to head Neuchatel film festival jury

The event is now in its 18th year and continues to grow. The festival will have seven world premieres.

The main auditorium is an outdoor screen in the middle of Neuchâtel’s Old Town and can seat 530 people.

In total there’ll be 104 feature films and 60 short films as well as conferences and activities. There’s also a special celebration to mark the 50th anniversary of the Stanley Kubrick film 2001: A Space Odyssey.

Last year, 37,000 attended.

The festival starts on July 6th.

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