Philipp Stoelzl's "The Physician," the English-language adaptation of Noah Gordon's historical bestseller about a medieval healer who travels from England to Persia to learn the secrets of medicine…
BRUSSELS -- A bleak trio of films won kudos at this year's Rotterdam Film Festival, with themes ranging from paranoia in Iran to neo-fascist violence in Slovakia. The only laffer among the Tiger…
MOSCOW -- "Made in Ash" a grittily realistic tale of prostitution at an Eastern European border town was nominated Thursday as Slovakia's entry for the foreign language Oscars.
Sensitively observed, intelligently made realist drama is remarkable for its depth of characterization.
Sheer luck and special skills help a Jewish Slovak adolescent survive the WWII years.
A village's mayor and an Orthodox priest seek solutions to secure the survival of their fast-disappearing community.
The Slovak film industry is fighting back after two decades spent in the doldrums following the collapse of communism in Czechoslovakia.
In the micro-market of Slovakia, industryites tend to wear several hats -- and that's key to the successful formula of distrib Continental Film, says the company's Michal Drobny.
New Slovak commercial channel Joj TV will launch Saturday.
The astonishing success of the second Bratislava Film Festival, which ran Dec. 1-9, is just one sign that the Slovak entertainment industry is on an upswing. The 120 films on offer attracted 45,000…
Racism is looked at deeply and provocatively in this revealing film. During the last World War, a small town in Slovakia was turned into a crucible Fascist state by the Nazis. Locals run everything…