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  • Karlovy Vary Film Festival 50th poster
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    Karlovy Vary unveils 50th plans

    2015-04-28T14:16:00Z

    Mel Gibson to film special trailer for the festival; plans for Lebanese cinema focus and tributes to late US actor John Cazale and Chris Penn.

  • Corn Island
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    Corn Island wins at Karlovy Vary

    2014-07-12T19:01:00Z

    Corn Island wins Crystal Globe at the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival; Elle Fanning wins best actress prize.

  • Goat (Koza)
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    Goat wins KV Works in Progress

    2014-07-08T17:20:00Z

    Boxing drama wins top prize; special mentions for The Gulls and Journey to Rome.

  • Mira Fornay
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    Karlovy Vary pitches include Fornay film

    2014-07-08T12:11:00Z

    Karlovy Vary’s industry days continued today with the Pitch Feedback initiative, including the new film from My Dog Killer director Mira Fornay, alongside the Docu Talents from the East showcase.

  • Nikolai Nikitin
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    Second edition of SOFA announced

    2014-07-08T10:23:00Z

    The School of Film Agents 2014 will take place Aug 15-24 in Wroclaw and feature eight projects.

  • 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.