Still from Julieta

29 MEDIA-funded films at Karlovy Vary IFF 2016

At the 51st Karlovy Vary International Film Festival, taking place between 1 – 9 July, are 29 films supported by Creative Europe’s MEDIA sub-programme.

The titles, which fall across the programme's various strands, are:

Official Selection - Competition

  • By the Rails (Dincolo de calea ferata) by Cătălin Mitulescu
  • The Next Skin (La propera pell) by Isa Campo and Isaki Lacuesta
  • Nightlife (Nočno življenje) by Damjan Kozole
  • The Confessions (Le confessioni) by Roberto Andò

Official Selection - Out of Competition

  • A Date for Mad Mary by Darren Thornton

East of the West – Competition

Documentary Films - Competition

  • Close Relations (Rodnye) by Vitaly Mansky


  • Courted (L' Hermine) by Christian Vincent
  • Graduation (Bacalaureat) by Cristian Mungiu
  • Julieta by Pedro Almodóvar
  • The Land of the Enlightened by Pieter-Jan De Pue
  • Slack Bay (Ma Loute) by Bruno Dumont
  • Sweet Dreams (Fai bei sogni) by Marco Bellocchio    
  • Toni Erdmann by Maren Ade
  • United States of Love (Zjednoczone Stany Miłości) by Tomasz Wasilewski

Another View

  • Aloys by Tobias Nölle
  • The First, the Last (Les premiers, les derniers) by Bouli Lanners
  • Mimosas by Oliver Laxe
  • Oscuro Animal by Felipe Guerrero    
  • Tramontane by Vatche Boulghourjian
  • Wolf and Sheep by Shahrbanoo Sadat

Variety Critics' Choice

  • Mellow Mud (Es esmu šeit) by Renārs Vimba

Czech Films 2015-2016

  • Doomed Beauty (Zkáza krásou) by Helena Třeštíková and Jakub Hejna
  • Eva Nová by Marko Škop
  • Family Film (Rodinný film) by Olmo Omerzu
  • In Your Dreams! (Ani ve snu!) by Petr Oukropec
  • Lost in Munich (Ztraceni v Mnichově) by Petr Zelenka

People Next Door

  • The Intouchables by Éric Toledano and Olivier Nakache


Image: Julieta by Pedro Almodóvar