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Wild Roots

Karlovy Vary 2020 reveals industry programme winners

Father-daughter drama ‘Wild Roots’ won the top prize at the Eastern Promises industry showcase.


Karlovy Vary to host smaller physical festival in November

The 54 ½ edition is set to screen 30 films over four days.


‘Immortal’: Sarajevo Review

Striking documentary from Estonia looks at the production line of model citizens in Russia’s Arctic Circle


'Patrick': Karlovy Vary Review

Intriguing debut from Belgian director Tim Mielands is set in a nudist camp

'The Father'

'The Father': Karlovy Vary Review

A middle-aged man attempts to stop his widowed father coming off the rails

'Mosaic Portrait'

‘Mosaic Portrait’: Karlovy Vary Review

A pregnant Chinese schoolgirl finds herself under intense scrutiny

'The True Adventures Of Wolfboy'

'The True Adventures Of Wolfboy': Karlovy Vary Review

A young boy suffering from hypertrichosis runs away from home to find his estranged mother