Boasting upbeat music with rhyming lyrics, it weaves a trio of classic fairy tales into a connecting story about three brothers seeking adventure and life lessons.
This droll odyssey of a good museum guard gone bad and the people who cross his path as he makes off with a stolen painting will surf specialized sections of the festival circuit.
The landscape's visual majesty and the pic's ethnographic detail will entice fest programmers and niche arthouse distribs on the lookout for accessible exotica.
Couched as a dialogue between Adam Jacek Winkler (1937-2002), a Polish expat and Don Quixote-like figure who fought with the Mujahidin in Afghanistan against the Soviets, and his daughter Anna, the…
Tyro Magyar helmer-writer Lili Horvath registers as a talent to watch with the gritty, naturalistic drama "The Wednesday Child.
Fast-paced, entertaining and informative, docu "That Sugar Film" is a cautionary tale about the hidden sugar content in everyday food products, the health problems that high sugar consumption creates…
The pic's poignant subject matter trumps its stolid, sometimes clunky execution.
KARLOVY VARY, Czech Republic — In 2010, Romanian helmer-writer Florin Serban nabbed several prizes at the Berlinale with his impressive feature debut "If I Want to Whistle, I Whistle." After training…
As in the best village dramedies from the likes of Milos Forman, Jiri Menzel and more recently Bohdan Slama, helmer-writer Horak here neatly captures the details of small town life through piquant…
KARLOVY VARY, Czech Republic — Fourteen Central and Eastern European projects, plus a bonus project from this year's country-in-focus, Lebanon, were pitched as part of the Karlovy Vary Film…
KARLOVY VARY, Czech Republic — Leading Polish cinematographer Bartosz Prokopowicz makes a stylish feature helming debut in the Karlovy Vary Film Festival's East of the West competition with the world…