The old truism that one man's gold is another man's garbage gives life to Corneliu Porumboiu's sandpaper-dry caper comedy.
Karlovy Vary Film Festival
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.
Whenever a tree falls in western Massachusetts, there's at least one person around to hear it. Bob. That's because the rural middle-aged logger and protagonist of "Bob and the Trees" is likely the…
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…
KARLOVY VARY, Czech Republic — “Fifty Shades of Grey” star Jamie Dornan was among the guests at the Karlovy Vary Film Festival Thursday, where he presented his next movie project “Anthropoid,” which…
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…