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Celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2015, the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival is now the single most important event on the Eastern European film calendar. Guests including Richard Gere, Harvey Keitel and Jamie Dornan were in the spa town to enjoy seven world premières and six international premières, including Marcin Koszałkaʼs The Red Spider and Dietrich Brüggemann's Heil.
The festival runs from 3 to 11 July.
View Films by Strand:
- A Week Of Lebanese Cinema
- Another View
- Czech Films 2014-2015
- Documentary Films - Competition
- Documentary films - Out Of Competition
- East of the West - Competition
- Forum of Independents
- Future Frames: Ten New Filmmakers to Follow
- Midnight Screenings
- Official Selection - Competition
- Official Selection - Out of Competition
- Out of the Past
- Prague Short Film Festival Presents
- Six Close Encounters
- Special Events
- Tribute to Larisa Shepitko
- Variety Critics' Choice
View previous years coverage of the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival festival:
Karlovy Latest Reviews
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.
A boy's bond with his pet sheep strengthens after the loss of his mother... but trouble with his relatives brews.
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.
A level-headed engineer arrives to repair a creaking old wind turbine. Out there in the misty woods he also goes in search of something else deep inside him.
Stories based on the 1001 Nights but transplanted to the present day. The film is split into three parts.
The story of the relationship between an Amazonian shaman and two scientists who, decades apart, search the Amazon for a sacred healing plant.
The new adventures of God, who lives in Brussels with his teenage daughter and falls foul of her hacking skills.
A mosaic of stories whose common denominator is the fight for survival, forgiveness, and new opportunities.
Twin boys suspect that their mum, who has just undergone reconstructive facial surgery, is an imposter and set out to discover the truth.
Dedicated home care nurse Vlasta lives for her husband, her daughter, and her patients. But then one day things change and Vlasta is forced to react.
Karlovy Vary International Film Festival Features
Karlovy Vary International Film Festival News
Filming sensations Mathieu Amalric on Pierre Léon, Jeanne Balibar and the sounds and colours of Barbara
Character arc Seth A Smith on filming with a two-year-old and bringing marbling to life in The Crescent
Keeping up appearances Marcello Martinessi on cultural conservatism and filmmaking honesty in The Heiresses
A different space Kelly Macdonald on working with Marc Turtletaub on Puzzle
Out of the past Susanna Nicchiarelli on Trine Dyrholm and the costume design in Nico, 1988
The iconic man Jonathan Baker on Becoming Iconic and Inconceivable
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