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Not for the faint of heart... when you win an award at Fantastic Fest you better be ready for a shotgun-blast of appreciation to the face. Strap on your drinking horns and join us for a night of ceremonial tomfoolery. Awards will be given for best shakeyface, best bumper, best shorts, best features, audience awards and the AMD Next Wave award. Our awards are beer mugs that come full, so winners need to arrive thirsty.

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    It's day three of The Fantastic Corpse Project, the short film powered by Dell Precision Workstations and AMD FirePro technology. Closing out the Fantastic Corpse project is Fantastic Fest veteran Eugenio Mira, here at the festival presenting his newest film Grand Piano. Eugenio has only 4 hours to figure out how to bring this innovative, challenging and fantastic short film to an end. Be sure to check out www.TheFantasticCorpse.com to see the finished film after the Fantastic Fest award ceremony on Sept. 24th.
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  • The Fantastic Corpse - Day One - Oren Carmi
    It's day one of The Fantastic Corpse Project, the short film powered by Dell Precision Workstations and AMD FirePro technology. Day one brought us director Oren Carmi, whose film GOLDBERG and EISENBERG is nominated for the Dell & AMD Next Wave Award. Hailing from Tel Aviv Israel, Oren kicked off the 5 minute short film.  We can't reveal what Oren came up with, but you can get some hints from the behind the scenes stills and this recap video. Be sure to check out www.TheFantasticCorpse.com to see the finished film after the Fantastic Fest award ceremony on Sept. 24th.