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GoCritic! Feature: Mothers and fathers of Karlovy Vary

GoCritic! Feature: Mothers and fathers of Karlovy Vary

As The Father wins this year’s Crystal Globe, we look at the representation of mothers on screen  

11/08 | GoCritic! | Karlovy Vary 2019

GoCritic! Feature: Animation filmmakers to watch

GoCritic! Feature: Animation filmmakers to watch

We take a look at the best of the best animation filmmakers who took part in Animafest Zagreb's Student Film Competition  

26/07 | GoCritic! | Animafest Zagreb 2019

GoCritic! Interview: Stefan Malešević  • Director of Mamonga

GoCritic! Interview: Stefan Malešević • Director of Mamonga

"Film is a dialogue in which you have to make an effort to complete the missing parts, and by doing so, it becomes more valuable for you"

We spoke to young Serbian director Stefan Malešević about his feature debut Mamonga, which premiered at KVIFF’s East of the West Competition  

24/07 | GoCritic! | Karlovy Vary 2019

GoCritic! Opinion: Czech cinema - dead in the water?

GoCritic! Opinion: Czech cinema - dead in the water?

A small reminder that Czech cinema is not only what you see at Karlovy Vary or in your local arthouses. Unfortunately.  

23/07 | GoCritic! | Karlovy Vary 2019

GoCritic! Feature: Imagina - In search of a meaning

GoCritic! Feature: Imagina - In search of a meaning

Fourteen films of differing lengths, formats and narration styles were screened as a part of KVIFF’s Imagina section.  

18/07 | GoCritic! | Karlovy Vary 2019

GoCritic! Feature: The curse of a lost suitcase and formal dresses of Karlovy Vary

GoCritic! Feature: The curse of a lost suitcase and formal dresses of Karlovy Vary

Stolen luggage, the nudity of Patrick and the bewitched attire of In Fabric  

16/07 | GoCritic! | Karlovy Vary 2019

GoCritic! Review: My Thoughts Are Silent

GoCritic! Review: My Thoughts Are Silent

A sound-recordist longing to escape his native Ukraine finds himself experiencing a bumpy ride in Antonio Lukich's tender debut feature  

16/07 | GoCritic! | Karlovy Vary 2019

GoCritic! Interview: Kristina Grozeva, Petar Valchanov  • Directors of The Father

GoCritic! Interview: Kristina Grozeva, Petar Valchanov • Directors of The Father

"The basis of the story was something very sad, which could happen to anyone. That's why we decided to try to tell it in a funnier way"

Bulgarian duo, fresh from their Crystal Globe win at Karlovy Vary, discuss the offbeat comedy's main themes and inspirations  

14/07 | GoCritic! | Karlovy Vary 2019

GoCritic! Interview: Felipe Ríos   • Director of The Man of the Future

GoCritic! Interview: Felipe Ríos • Director of The Man of the Future

"A daughter who doesn't succeed in connecting with her father can serve as an example of how a society works"

We chatted with the Chilean filmmaker in Karlovy Vary, where he premiered his intimate first feature  

14/07 | GoCritic! | Karlovy Vary 2019

GoCritic! Interview: Vladimír Smutný   • Recepient of the KVIFF President Award

GoCritic! Interview: Vladimír Smutný • Recepient of the KVIFF President Award

“Sometimes I wonder whether things have got better or worse”

We interviewed one of the leading Czech directors of photography who received the KVIFF President Award at this year's festival  

13/07 | GoCritic! | Karlovy Vary 2019