The Lord of Terror turned 100 years old in 2011. In San Francisco from April 6 - 10 of that year, Fantômas-by-the-Bay celebrated the centenary. The extravaganza of readings, multi-media presentations, theatrical performances, and rare film screenings was curated and organized by Peter Maravelis of the internationally renowned City Lights Books, and was sponsored by City Lights in conjunction with the Cultural Services of the Consulate General of France and the Mechanics' Institute Library.