King Skate review – Czechoslovak history through the eyes of skate legends

Šimon Šafránek's new documentary King Skate is a playful and thought-provoking look at Czechoslovak history through the freedom of skateboarding... plus the soundtrack is awesome.

KVIFF 2018: I Do Not Care If We Go Down in History as Barbarians review

This year's Karlovy Vary International Film Festival winner is a highly original and unconventional story of politics and convenient ignorance. Barbarians is a fascinating piece of modern cinema, executed with impeccable precision and rarely has a dull moment.

KVIFF 2018: The Man Who Killed Don Quixote review – frustrating but fun

Terry Gilliam's epic passion project has a promising start that's grounded in reality and full of laughs, but in the director's typical style, eventually becomes messy and incoherent, even if it is stunning to look at.

BlacKkKlansman review – Spike Lee holds a mirror up to America

Not only is Spike Lee's BlacKkKlansman unbelievably stylish and packed with wit and comedic ingenuity, but it's also a detailed and unabashedly brutal study of American history.

KVIFF 2018: Crystal Swan review – ‘Pelíšky’ with a dash of ‘Trainspotting’

Belarus' Oscar submission Crystal Swan is a charming film that captures the irony and frustration of post-communist youth. Both empowering and amusing, this is something you should definitely see at Karlovy Vary International Film Festival this week.

KVIFF 2018: 23-year-old director Luke Sullivan on ‘Reflections in the Dust’

Australian director Luke Sullivan talks about his groundbreaking post-apocalyptic / documentary feature film Reflections in the Dust, which had its world premiere at the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival this weekend.