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Ox-Head Village

Ox-Head Village – Takashi Shimizu – 115’ (Jap) – CF – Terror – WORLD PREMIERE

Four young students go to an abandoned building to broadcast to their followers. A prank done to one of them is the starting point to a story of horrors and ancient legends. From the winner of Best Film Award in Fantasporto 2021 with “Suicide Forest Village”, this is the latest feature from this awarded director, closing the trilogy started with “Howling Village” “Howling Village”, also screened in Fantasporto 2019.

Takashi Shimizu

The director was born in Japan in 1972 and it is known for “Ju-on” (2002), “The Grudge” (2004), the American remake of “Ju-on”, “The Grudge 2” (2006) and “Howling Village” (2019), this one selected for the Sitges and Neuchatel Film Festivals and presented in Fantasporto 2020. “Suicide Forest Village” won Fantasporto 2021 top Fantasy Film Award.


Original Title: Ox-Head Village / Country: Japan / Director: Takashi Shimizu / Year: 2022 / Screenwriter Daisuke Hosaka, Takashi Shimizu / Actors: Koki, Riku Haginawa / Visual Effects: Jun Fukumoto / Duration: 115’