Karlovy Vary International Film Festival 2015

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The Crazies The Crazies
The Crazies and The Witch
The Crazies (Country: US; Year: 1973; Director: George A Romero; Writer: Paul McCollough, George A Romero; Stars: Lane Carroll, Will MacMillan, Harold Wayne Jones, Lloyd Hollar, Lynn Lowry, Richard Liberty, Richard France, Harry Spillman, Will Disney, Edith Bell, Bill Thunhurst)
The military attempts to contain a manmade combat virus that causes death and permanent insanity in those infected, as it overtakes a small Pennsylvania town.
The Greedy Tiffany (Nenasytná Tiffany) (Country: Czech Republic; Year: 2015; Director: Andy Fehu; Writer: Andy Fehu; Stars: Petr Ctvrtnícek, Leos Noha, Jirí Panzner, Pjeer van Eck)
A rube named Pepa robs cottages for cash but the discovery of a strange video recording points him to a place where he’ll find a treasure of immense value... little realising there is a plan for those who turn up looking for it.
The Man Who Fell To Earth (Country: UK; Year: 1976; Director: Nicolas Roeg; Writer: Paul Mayersberg, based on the book by Walter Tevis.; Stars: David Bowie, Rip Torn, Candy Clark, Buck Henry, Bernie Casey, Jackson D. Kane)
The spectacular yet melancholy story of an alien from a dying planet who comes to Earth in search of water but indulges a little too much.
The Nightmare (Country: US; Year: 2014; Director: Rodney Ascher; Stars: Yatoya Toy, Siegfried Peters)
A documentary about the experiences of eight people who suffer from sleep paralysis.
Stung (Country: Germany, US; Year: 2015; Director: Benni Diez; Writer: Adam Aresty, Adam Aresty; Stars: Lance Henriksen, Clifton Collins Jr., Matt O'Leary, Jessica Cook, Florentine Lahme, Daniele Rizzo, David Masterson, Cecilia Pillado, Kathleen Renish, Eve Slatner, Tony de Maeyer)
Parasitic wasps party on down.
The Greedy Tiffany The Greedy Tiffany
The Greedy Tiffany and The Man Who Fell To Earth
Tokyo Tribe (Country: Japan; Year: 2014; Director: Shion Sono; Writer: Santa Inoue, Shion Sono; Stars: Akihiro Kitamura, Ryôhei Suzuki, Hitomi Katayama, Hiroko Yashiki, Kokone Sasaki, Shôta Sometani, Shôko Nakagawa, Riki Takeuchi, Yôsuke Kubozuka, Denden, Haruna Yabuki, Yui Ichikawa, Shunsuke Daitô, Motoki Fukami, Takuya Ishida)
Hybrid of Yakuza gang action and hip-hop musical.
The Witch (Country: Canada, US; Year: 2015; Director: Robert Eggers; Writer: Robert Eggers; Stars: Anya Taylor Joy, Ralph Ineson, Kate Dickie, Harvey Scrimshaw, Lucas Dawson, Ellie Grainger)
A family of New England settlers find their faith tested when their son disappears... possibly snatched by something evil in the woods.
Wyrmwood: Road Of The Dead (Wyrmwood) (Country: Australia; Year: 2014; Director: Kiah Roache-Turner; Writer: Kiah Roache-Turner; Stars: Jay Gallagher, Bianca Bradey, Leon Burchill)
During a post- apocalyptic zombie crisis, a mechanic sets out to rescue his sister from the clutches of a mad scientist.
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