Icelandic world and European premieres at Karlovy Vary

Icelandic director Hafsteinn Gunnar Sigurdsson’s second feature, Paris of the North, will have its world premiere in competition for the Crystal Globe at the 49thKarlovy Vary International Film Festival, which is unspooling in the Czech Republic from 4-12 July. Screening on 8 July, Sigurdsson’s follow-up to his award-winning Either Way (2011) is part of an Icelandic festival package that […]

Portrait of an Artist at Karlovy Vart

The documentary “Tal R: The Virgin”, about one of Denmark’s most prominent visual artists, has been selected for the Karlovy Vary Film Festival. This marks director Daniel Dencik’s third time at the Czech festival, kicking off on 4 July. Artist Tal R is the subject of Daniel Dencik’s documentary “Tal R: The Virgin”, which has been picked […]

Blind Selected for Europe Now!

Norwegian director Eskil Vogt’s Blind will be among the 10 European films in Variety Critics’ Choice: Europe Now!, the sidebar at the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival (between 4-12 July). Co-organised på the European Film Promotion, the two-day programme (6-7 July) of screenings and events will introduce the directors and films to the public, film […]