Karlovy Vary 2017: Our picks of the festival

The Karlovy Vary International Film Festival returned for its 52nd year from 30 June-8 July. The beautiful spa town on the edge of the Slavkov forest in Western Bohemia played host to A-list stars and directors from around the world.As ever, showcased were some titles from this year’s Cannes Film Continue Reading


DVD Review: Lola

★★★★☆ The third in his thematic Bundesrepublik Deutschland trilogy, prolific German director Rainer Werner Fassbinder’s Lola is a sumptuous, cynical historical satire, steeped in a fugue of post-war capitalist excess, moral hypocrisy and broken idealism.Directing over 40 films in less than twenty years, RW Fassbinder was still producing great work Continue Reading