06-07-2010

Karlovy Vary: EFP presents European directors

Passionate young audiences at European film screenings

The participants of the "Variety Critics' Choice: Europe Now!" programme were introduced to the film industry and press by Czech actress Anna Geislerová (middle), jury member of SHOOTING STARS 2010.
Top, from left to right: Robert Sedláček, Håkon Liu, Carmel Winters, Anna Geislerová, Borys Lankosz, Mona Achache, Bruce Webb.

European cinema - entertaining and thrilling, provoking and questioning - is currently gathering the audiences for the "Variety Critics' Choice: Europe Now!" programme screening on July 4th and 5th at the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival (KVIFF/Czech Republic). At the invitation of European Film Promotion (EFP) and the festival, the emerging directors are presenting the ten films during the 13th edition of this extremely popular sidebar. The film selection was made by critics from the international trade magazine Variety.

The programme "Europe Now!" will be rounded off with Monday night's traditional party. The MEDIA Programme of the EU and the ten participating EFP member organisations are supporting the event. This year again sees Cinemax of HBO in the Czech Republic serving as a main sponsor.




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