Oscar winning actor Tim Robbins, director Terry Gilliam and more film industry professionals will attend the 53rd Karlovy Vary International Film Festival.
This 53rd Karlovy Vary International Film Festival programme is now up, and it's epic! Among the festival's distinctive mix of groundbreaking cinema from all over the world, this year's programme will see a total of ten world and two international premieres in its main competition section, a multitude of fresh documentaries, debut films from Europe's hottest new directors, and screenings of timeless classics from Barry Levinson, Milos Forman, Richard Linklater and more.
Scarlett Johansson is on board for the new WWII satire Jojo Rabbit directed by Taika Waititi.
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!
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, 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'.
New teen movie Love, Simon has met with praise all around the world for putting a gay character at the centre of its narrative, and will hit Czech cinemas early June.