Though Czech auds are demanding more homegrown content, one surprisingly consistent import hit is Fox's "MASH."
Landing the title role in Roman Polanski's "Oliver Twist" was "pretty cool," admitted 12-year-old Barney Clark at the pic's Sept. 24 world preem; learning how to pick pockets from a pro: "brilliant."
The Prague production sector is convinced that "The Omen" has broken the curse after a summer that has seen fewer productions rolling into town.
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Czech thesp and film fest prexy Vitezslav Jandak is the new culture minister, following the July death of Pavel Dostal, himself a former dissident legit actor.
The Poles and Israelis came from behind to conquer the 40th Karlovy Vary Film Festival, which wrapped Saturday amid a Carnival-esque ceremony that required the theater to be cleared of fireworks…
No point waiting for state film funds to come to the rescue in the former East bloc, or so says Slovak helmer Juraj Jakubisko.
The Karlovy Vary fest celebrated the list of promising directors from Central and Eastern Europe with rock 'n' roll and packed screenings.
Stars at Central Europe's Karlovy Vary film fest haven't been shy about talking politics as the nine-day gala reaches its midpoint.
Karlovy Vary, Central Europe's most respected fest, opened Friday with considerably more than its usual star pull.
Sharon Stone, Robert Redford and Liv Ullmann will attend the Karlovy Vary Film Festival to receive the event's top honor, the Crystal Globe for artistic contribution to world cinema. Fest also has…