Any old documentary can give you the history of a city, but it takes a special kind of movie to capture its spirit, from the way the sun reflects off its walls to the smell of rain on its streets.
Karlovy Vary Film Festival
Director Helena Trestikova cares about Mallory, and audiences will, too, after watching this condensed account of 13 years in the life of an otherwise-unsung hero, captured via the director's unique…
The tidy connotations of its title notwithstanding, there is little about "Box" that invites categorization.
The old truism that one man's gold is another man's garbage gives life to Corneliu Porumboiu's sandpaper-dry caper comedy.
As the Karlovy Vary film festival celebrates its 50th edition, artistic director Karel Och is wrapping his fifth as head of the Czech Republic-based event.
KARLOVY VARY, Czech Republic — Diego Ongaro's debut feature, a portrait of a prickly American iconoclast, "Bob and the Trees," won the top prize, the Crystal Globe, at the Karlovy Vary Film Festival…
KARLOVY VARY, Czech Republic — Jan Naszewski's Warsaw-based sales outlet New Europe Film Sales has closed further distribution deals on Grimur Hakonarson's Icelandic film "Rams" (Hrutar), which won…
"Turn off the electricity!" screams a nascent environmental activist in Kim Ki-duk's "Stop," his words falling upon deaf ears in the aggressively lit streets of Tokyo.
KARLOVY VARY, Czech Republic — Career tough guy character actor and indie producer Harvey Keitel had Czech audiences mesmerized at the Karlovy Vary Film Festival on Friday with no-nonsense tales of…
The pic's poignant subject matter trumps its stolid, sometimes clunky execution.
A Danish botanist's naive optimism clashes with the harsh reality of West African colonial life in "Gold Coast," an atmospheric early-19th-century morality tale in which the salt air, humidity and…