Mezipatra QFF – Patra’s new community centre needs your support

Czech Republic's annual queer film festival Mezipatra recently started a crowdfunding campaign on hithit.com to raise funds for a new LGBTQ community centre in Vršovice's Patra bar and cafe, and needs your support!

Films that changed my life: ‘V for Vendetta’ and why I shaved my head

OK, dear readers. I'm on my balcony drinking wine again, so naturally it's time for more of that personal word vomit. So, this feels like an age ago now. Before I was influenced by Aronofsky, Polanski, Tarkovsky, and other directors whose surnames end in 'ski', I was teenager obsessed with V for Vendetta.

Hereditary – this generation’s ‘The Exorcist’ coming to Czech cinemas

Hereditary, the horror movie that's turning everyone's heads this festival season, is coming to Czech cinemas this summer... and has been dubbed by Time Out New York critic Joshua Rothkopf as 'this generation's The Exorcist'.

French biopic ‘Gauguin’ to open 5th Crème de la Crème film festival

An English friendly screening of the new French biopic Gauguin - Voyage de Tahiti, based on the life of the famous French painter Paul Gauguin, will open Prague's 5th annual Crème de la Crème festival of French films happening 11 - 14 May in Kino Lucerna and Kino Evald.

The soundtrack of my life: a (not creepy) love letter to the music of Clint Mansell

So, it's been almost two years since I started this humble little movie blog and it occurred to me, after a couple of glasses of wine, that I've never written anything deeply personal. That's absurd because film is such a personal medium. Everything I watch takes me to a specific place, along with the music that accompanies. It's also only fitting that I should finally write about the genius that is Clint Mansell because I recently witnessed his music played live at Film Music Prague - it was indeed a night to remember. So here it goes. Cue: a deep breath and another glass of red.