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…
Karlovy Vary Intl. Film Festival
Tyro Magyar helmer-writer Lili Horvath registers as a talent to watch with the gritty, naturalistic drama "The Wednesday Child.
The Karlovy Vary Intl. Film Festival will host the Czech premieres of 10 films selected by Variety critics during its upcoming 50th anniversary edition this summer, taking place July 3-11. Variety's…
Boasting a narrative of extraordinary complexity and density, stuffed with irony, humor and tales-within-tales, the imaginative animated memoir "Rocks in My Pockets" merges a mini-history of…
"Na zdraví!" The Karlovy Vary Film Festival celebrated its 50th anniversary in style Thursday night at a soiree filled with Czech artists, American journalists and international celebs at Soho House…
A mild-mannered dreamer's absurd plan to spur tourism in his dying village goes spectacularly awry in Darko Lungulov's "Monument to Michael Jackson."
Swooping on a black comedy which one Variety critic hailed as the discovery of this year's South by Southwest Festival, Media Luna has acquired international sales rights to Joel Potrykus' "Buzzard,"…
"Paris of the North" is a small but appealing, character-driven dramedy about emotionally handicapped men.
The village dramedy is a perennial staple of the Czech cinema, and in "Nowhere in Moravia," noted thesp and theater director Miroslav Krobot puts his own darkly humorous stamp on the genre.
A talented young sprinter risks her career by resisting the "special care" program designed to boost her competition times in the solid, well-acted drama "Fair Play."
A former kebab-shop employee and an out-of-work horoscope writer are at the center of this droll shaggy-dog story.