PRAGUE — Building on a "you're the star" theme, the Karlovy Vary Film Festival's 50th edition will kick off with a massive street party July 3, serenaded by Czech rockers and forgoing the usual…
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LONDON — Ten film students and graduates from across Europe have been chosen to take part in Future Frames, European Film Promotion's new program at the Karlovy Vary Film Festival. Variety is…
Multiple awards will generate interest in Shawkat Amin Korki's dark tale of a director and producer battling the odds to make a feature about Saddam Hussein's Al Anfal massacre against the Kurds.
Through a mix-up at a border checkpoint, an Israeli performance artist trades places with a Palestinian suicide bomber in what sounds like a fairly conventional mistaken-identity comedy. But Shira…
The bleak apartment building in Gyorgy Palfi's "Free Fall" boasts seven floors, but not quite seven stories.
Tender and surprising, "Afterlife" is a low-key, absurdist coming-of-age tale that explores the relationship between an anxious twentysomething guy and his controlling father
"White Nights," Dostoyevsky's melancholic 1848 story of loneliness fleetingly relieved, has inspired many a notable filmmaker to bittersweet heights — Luchino Visconti ("White Nights"), Robert…
Generally under-represented in queer cinema, the "B" quadrant of LGBT culture gets some gentle, thoughtful attention in David Lambert's refreshingly polysexual romantic comedy "All Yours."
New Europe Film Sales has picked up two pics slated to make their world premieres at the Karlovy Vary film festival: "Rocks in My Pockets," by Signe Baumane, and "Kebab & Horoscope," from Grzegorz…
The Karlovy Vary Film Fest is to fete American filmmaker William Friedkin and pay tribute to U.S. development, production and management company Anonymous Content. Friedkin will receive the Crystal…