FESTIVALS: East of the West Competition Films

    53 Wars by Ewa Bukowska 53 Wars by Ewa Bukowska

    PRAGUE: Twelve films are competing in the East of the West competition at the 53rd Karlovy Vary IFF.

    The competition films are:

    53 Wars (Poland)
    Directed by Ewa Bukowska
    Produced by Jacek Bromski
    Coproduced by Canal +, The Chimney Pot, Wojciech Kabarowski Digital Movies, Munk Studio – Polish Filmmakers Association
    Supported by the Polish Film Institute

    Amir (Iran)
    Directed by Nima Eghlima

    Bear with Us (Czech Republic)
    Directed by Tomáš Pavlíček
    Produced by Masterfilm

    Moments (Czech Republic, Slovak Republic)
    Directed by Beata Parkanová
    Contact: Cinemart

    Crystal Swan (Belarus, Germany, USA, Russia)
    Directed by Darya Zhuk

    Deep Rivers (Russia)
    Directed by Vladimir Bitokov

    Breathing into Marble (Lithuania, Latvia, Croatia)
    Directed by Giedrė Beinoriūtė
    Produced by Just a moment, Mistrus Media, Aning Film

    Pause (Greece, Cyprus)
    Directed by Tonia Mishiali
    Produced by Seahorse Film Productions
    Coproduced by Soul Productions and Authorwave
    Supported by Cyprus Ministry of Education and Culture, the Greek film centre and SEE cinema network

    Suleiman Mountain (Kyrgyzstan, Russia)
    Directed by Elizaveta Stishova

    Via Carpatia (Poland)
    Directed by Klara Kochańska, Kasper Bajon
    Produced by MD4
    Coproduced by Chimney Poland, Kijora Film, Sound Mind – Michał Fojcik
    Supported by Polish Film Institute

    Blossom Valley (Hungary)
    Directed by Laszlo Csuja

    Volcano (Ukraine, Germany)
    Directed by Roman Bondarchuk