FNE at Karlovy Vary 2019 Works in Development: Grey Skies

KARLOVY VARY: Georgian producer Elene Margvelashvili from Parachute Films and co-writer/co-director Konstantine Kalandadze presented their coming-of-age feature film project Grey Skies during the Karlovy Vary IFF's Industry Days programme.
08-07-2019

FNE at KVIFF 2019: See How the Critics Rated the Films

KARLOVY VARY: This year for the sixth time FNE teamed up with KVIFF and critics attending the festival to rate the films in the Main Competition, the East of the…
08-07-2019

FNE TV at KVIFF 2019: Andreas Horvath and Patrycja Planik

FNE spoke to Karlovy Vary jury member and Austrian director Andreas Horvath and Polish actress Patrycja Planik about Lillian, a film based on the true story of a Russian woman…
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FNE IDF DocBloc: Ticket to the Moon

Debut director Veronika Janatková speaks about working with ARTE and festival distribution for documentaries.
05-07-2019

FNE at KVIFF 2019: Pigeon’s Milk Takes Top Prize at Industry Awards

KARLOVY VARY: Film professionals gathered at the picturesque hillside Czech and Slovak industry party to fete the award winners of the Karlovy Vary IFF's Industry Days section, with a top…
04-07-2019

FNE at KVIFF 2019 Works in Progress: After the Winter

KARLOVY: Montenegrin writer/director Ivan Bakrac and producer Ivan Djurovic presented their Montenegrin/Serbian work in progress After the Winter at the Karlovy Vary IFF's Eastern Promises pitching forum, taking place on…
04-07-2019

FNE TV at KVIFF 2019: FNE TV: EFP’s Future Frames

KARLOVY VARY: FNE teamed up with European Film Promotion again this year to speak to the ten European film school students and recent graduates participating in the EFP Future Frames…
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PRODUCTION: Robert Dornhelm Shoots Maria Theresa II in Czech Republic

PRAGUE: Two new episodes of the successful international miniseries Maria Theresa II are currently shooting on Czech locations. The director Robert Dornhelm and his crew are also presenting the project…
03-07-2019

FNE at KVIFF 2019: Industry Debates International Opportunities for Czech Productions

KARLOVY VARY: While filmmakers from across Central and Eastern Europe were pitching their documentary and feature film projects to a packed cinema of industry pros at the Karlovy Vary IFF's…
03-07-2019

FNE at KVIFF 2019: WEMW and KVIFF Introduce First Cut+

KARLOVY VARY: First Cut Lab, Trieste FF’s When East Meets West (WEMW), Karlovy Vary IFF, MIDPOINT and Less Is More (LIM) are joining forces on First Cut+, a new workshop…
03-07-2019

FNE at KVIFF 2019: Czech AV Market Hits All-Time High

KARLOVY VARY: Fifteen years after the Czech audiovisual industry lost its position as the envy of Europe, the Czech Association of Audiovisual Producers (APA) announced that industry turnover reached a…
02-07-2019

FNE AV Innovation: Artinii Unveils Community Driven Distribution Concept

KARLOVY VARY: The young Czech company Artinii is poised to change the film distribution system with the launch of a new concept described as “a community-driven film distribution tool.” Co-founders…
02-07-2019

FNE TV at KVIFF 2019: MEP Helga Trüpel

KARLOVY VARY: FNE spoke to MEP Helga Trüpel Vice President of the Committee on Culture and Education about the future of European culture after the recent EU elections and the…
02-07-2019

FNE at KVIFF 2019: Cottbus Team Gathers in Karlovy Vary as Application Deadline Approaches

KARLOVY VARY: A larger-than-usual delegation from the Cottbus Film Festival and the granddaddy of CEE pitching forums connecting cottbus were on hand to welcome guests to their traditional summer party…
02-07-2019

FNE at KVIFF 2019: Czechs Lobby to Increase Incentives

KARLOVY VARY: The Czech Film Fund, with the support of the film industry, is pressing the government to raise the amount of money available for film incentives to 1.2 bn…
01-07-2019

FNE at KVIFF 2019: LUX Prize Official Selection Unveiled

KARLOVY VARY: The short list of the 10 films that will compete for the LUX Prize of the European Parliament this year has been announced during the Karlovy Vary Film…
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FNE at KVIFF 2019: Prague Film Fund Continues Call for Projects

KARLOVY VARY: The Prague Film Fund will complete its next call for projects on 20 July 2019. The fund has distributed 960,000 EUR of its 2 m EUR budget, which…
01-07-2019

PRODUCTION: Iranian Director Ali Mossaffa Shoots in Prague

PRAGUE: Ali Mosaffa, Iranian director, actor and producer, is completing the shooting on his feature Halves in Prague. The mystical drama based on real events tells the story of a…
01-07-2019

FNE at Karlovy Vary IFF 2019: Discovering New Directors in East of the West Competition

KARLOVY VARY: Industry professionals looking for the next CEE break-out director head for Karlovy Vary IFF’s East of the West competition, where 12 young filmmakers will be presenting 8 world…
28-06-2019

FNE IDF DocBloc: East Silver Caravan on the Road

Three films from East Silver Caravan are screening at Estonia's Parnu Film Festival.
28-06-2019