Eye For Film >> Festivals >> Karlovy Vary International Film Festival >> 2019 >> A-Z of Films
Using two decades of intimate home video, 17 Blocks tells the story of the Sanford family, whose struggles with addiction and gun violence eventually lead to a journey of love, loss, and acceptance.
When a woman seeking funds for an Indian orphanage heads to NYC to meet a wealthy benefactor, the past collides with the present.
Ridley Scott's fabulously frightening grimy spaceship classic.
Concert film about the recording of Aretha Franklin's Amazing Grace album.
A purely archival reconstruction of humanity’s first trip to another world, featuring never-before-seen 70mm footage and never-before-heard audio from the mission.
A family man, with a passion for prostitutes and cleanliness, sees the Nazi party as the salvation of the world.
The peaceful town of Centerville finds itself battling a zombie horde as the dead start rising from their graves.
Portrait of cartoonist John Callahan and his battle with alcoholism.
After losing his wife Ivanka, Vasil believes that she is using his phone to reach him from beyond the grave, so he enlists the services of a psychic to try to make contact with her, much to the concern of his son.
Sylvester Stallone in first Rambo movie.
A small town on the California coast is swathed in a mysterious fog containing the vengeful ghosts of shipwrecked sailors.
A black comedy animation about death with a happy ending.
Beneath the modern city, there lies a vast labyrinth, which the filmmaker explores.
Cinematic tribute to Hans Hurch, the long-time director of Vienna Film Festival.
Two stories about a cursed dress and its victims.
A reconstruction of the final months of Palach´s life, describing his path to becoming 'Torch Number One'.
As a couple goes on a trip to find their way back to each other, a sideshow artist and his shady entourage emerge from the woods, terrorsing them, luring them deeper and deeper into a maelstrom of psychological terror.
Lara has just turned 60; it’s a very special day that will culminate in a career-defining piano concert given by her son. Viktor remains elusive, however, and his mother’s repeated attempts to get through to him come to nothing.
A late-night talk show host’s world is turned upside down when she hires her only female staff writer. Originally intended to smooth over diversity concerns, her decision has unexpectedly hilarious consequences as the two women separated by culture and generation are united by their love of a biting punchline.
Jolted by her husband leaving her, a writer decides to learn to drive.
A Slovakian man, who works in Germany, returns home for Christmas to discover some brutal truths about his eldest son.
Biopic about a woman who was born deaf and blind.
Visually dazzling sci-fi thriller. Re-released in 4K restoration.
The untold origin story behind Ridley Scott’s Alien – rooted in Greek and Egyptian mythologies, underground comics, the art of Francis Bacon, and the dark visions of Dan O’Bannon and HR Giger.
The story of a teenager and his life between domestic violence and the newfound recognition from a group of local skaterboarders.
On a faraway mountaintop, eight kids with guns watch over a hostage and a conscripted milk cow.
A migrant to Belgium loses his job and finds himself in trouble thanks to his non-citizen status.
A soldier tries to stop the court martial of three of his men after a military advance goes awry.
Documentary about the Italian tenor.
Violence is sparked on the eve of Argentina's dictatorship.
A teenager becomes fascinated with a new kid in class who is a haemophiliac. When tragedy strikes, she finds a new obsession.
Moments before his capture by police, a thief digs a grave to hide a bag of money. Released from prison years later he returns to retrieve the bag, only to find a shrine to an Unknown Saint build directly over his loot, and a brand new village constructed all around it.
A masterclass from the French filmmaker.
Ben and Rose are children from two different eras who secretly wish their lives were different. Both set out on quests.
The story of a community of black people in the American South during the summer 2017, when a string of brutal killings of black men sent shockwaves throughout the country.
Musical comedy sees a singer-songwriter wake after a global blackout to discover a world where The Beatles never existed.
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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