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  • Little from the Fish Shop
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    Karlovy Vary unveils Works in Progress

    2014-07-08T09:31:00Z

    A dark animated take on The Little Mermaid and the urban legend of a teenage serial killer in 1960s Poland prove stand outs at KVIFF’s Works in Progress event.

  • LUX Prize 2014 nominees
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    LUX Prize 2014 finalists unveiled

    2014-07-07T04:52:00Z

    Girlhood, White God and The Wonders among the finalists announced in Karlovy Vary; 2013 audience winner revealed.

  • Mel Gibson
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    Mel Gibson on a return to directing

    2014-07-06T08:16:00Z

    After picking up the top honour at the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival, Mel Gibson talked to Screen about a return to directing, a possible move into television and reuniting with Lethal Weapon director Richard Donner.

  • Myroslav Slaboshpytskiy
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    The Tribe director to speak at KV

    2014-07-03T14:41:00Z

    Ukrainian director Myroslav Slaboshpytskiy to present his short films as part of a talk at the film festival; two new titles added to programme.

  • Daniel Dencik
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    Dencik to shoot Gold Coast in Ghana

    2014-07-03T08:00:00Z

    EXCLUSIVE: Daniel Dencik is readying an August 4 start of shoot for his first fiction feature, Gold Coast; his short Tal R premieres in Karlovy Vary.

  • Biophilia
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    Björk film set for Karlovy Vary

    2014-07-02T15:41:00Z

    Concert movie Björk: Biophilia Live is to receive its European Premiere at the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival.

  • Mel Gibson
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    Karlovy Vary to honour Mel Gibson

    2014-06-24T10:08:00Z

    Other guests of the festival will include Hollywood actress Laura Dern and French actress Fanny Ardant as well as directors Alice Rohrwacher, Bong Joon-ho and David Mackenzie among others.

  • I Origins
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    Karlovy Vary to open with I Origins

    2014-06-11T10:39:00Z

    KVIFF kicks off July 4 with director Mike Cahill and actors Michael Pitt and Astrid Bergès-Frisbey in attendance.

  • Corn Island
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    Karlovy Vary unveils competition line-up

    2014-06-03T11:45:00Z

    Seven world premieres and five international premieres include an animated movie for the first time in competition; US drama Low Down starring John Hawkes and Elle Fanning; and Hafsteinn Gunnar Sigurdsson’s follow-up to Either Way.

  • William Friedkin
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    Karlovy Vary to honour Friedkin, Anonymous Content

    2014-04-28T14:21:00Z

    Festival will also host Lech Walesa for a director’s cut of Walesa: Man of Hope.