Karlovy Vary International Film Festival 2019

View other Karlovy Vary International Film Festival Films by strand: Documentary Competition, East Of The West, Liberated, Official Selection - Competition, Restoration, Tribute to Youssef Chahine

The Downfall Of The Secluded Berhof (Zánik samoty Berhof, End of the Lonely Farm Berghof) (Country: Czechoslovakia; Year: 1984; Director: Jirí Svoboda; Writer: Vladimír Körner, Vladimír Körner, Jirí Svoboda; Stars: Jana Brejchová, Radoslav Brzobohatý, Vladimír Huber, Milan Knazko, Petronela Kolevská, Lubomír Kostelka, Ladislav Krivácek, Miroslav Machácek, Jaroslav Mares, Stefan Misovic, Leon Niemczyk, Jerzy Nowak, Viteszlav Pohanka, Marek Probosz, Josef Sebek)
The war is finally over but the atmosphere is still tense. Ulrika lives in a secluded spot in the mountains near the German border, condemned to coexist with her boorish father after her mother’s death. One day a German nun bursts into the house accompanied by three young Wehrmacht soldiers; she has to get them back home whatever the cost.
Forman Vs Forman (Country: Czech Republic; Year: 2019; Director: Helena Trestikova, Jakub Hejna)
Documentary about the director.
Jiří Suchý - Tackling Life with Ease (Jiří Suchý – Lehce s životem se prát) (Country: Czech Republic; Year: 2019; Director: Olga Sommerová)
Profile of Jiří Suchý. Theatre personality, musician, poet, writer, graphic artist, collector, citizen. One of the key figures of the domestic cultural scene over the last six decades and a tireless campaigner for the enrichment of the Czech language.
World premiere
The Sleepers (Bez vědomí) (Country: Czech Republic; Year: 2019; Director: Ivan Zachariás; Writer: Ondrej Gabriel; Stars: David Nykl, Tatiana Pauhofová, David Nykl, Tatiana Pauhofová)
October 1989. Violinist Marie and her politically engaged husband set out from London for Prague. But was their decision to dive into the pre-revolutionary chaos perhaps a bit too hasty? HBO spy mini-series.
World premiere

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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