KVIFF 2012

List of movies that were aired on the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival in the 2012 year.
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1.
Alps (2011)
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A group of people start a business where they impersonate the recently deceased in order to help their clients through the grieving process. (93 mins.)
 
2.
Army of Shadows (1969)
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An account of underground resistance fighters in Nazi-occupied France. (145 mins.)
 
3.
Vanishing Waves (2012)
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A neuron-transfer scientist experiments with the thoughts of a comatose young woman. (124 mins.)
 
4.
Shameless (2012)
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After returning home, Tadek discovers Anna has had an affair with a married man. (81 mins.)
 
5.
Caesar Must Die (2012)
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Inmates at a high-security prison in Rome prepare for a public performance of Shakespeare's "Julius Caesar." (77 mins.)
 
6.
Dark Horse (2011)
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Romance blooms between two thirty-somethings in arrested development: an avid toy collector who is the dark horse of his family and a depressed woman on the rebound. (86 mins.)
Director: Todd Solondz
 
7.
Four Suns (2012)
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Fogi is enjoying his never ending puberty. But simultaneously Fogi is also trying to live up to his family duties and bring up Véna... (105 mins.)
Director: Bohdan Sláma
 
8.
Beasts of the Southern Wild (2012)
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Faced with both her hot-tempered father's fading health and melting ice-caps that flood her ramshackle bayou community and unleash ancient aurochs, six-year-old Hushpuppy must learn the ways of courage and love. (93 mins.)
Director: Benh Zeitlin
 
9.
Come as You Are (2011)
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Three guys in their twenties love wine and women but they are still virgins. Under the guise of a wine... (115 mins.)
 
10.
Hemel (2012)
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A promiscuous young woman struggles with her emotions when the one man she cares deeply about, her equally restless father, finally finds true love. (80 mins.)
Director: Sacha Polak
 
11.
The Hunt (2012)
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A teacher lives a lonely life, all the while struggling over his son's custody. His life slowly gets better as he finds love and receives good news from his son, but his new luck is about to be brutally shattered by an innocent little lie. (115 mins.)
 
12.
Holy Motors (2012)
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From dawn to dusk, a few hours in the shadowy life of a mystic man named Monsieur Oscar. (115 mins.)
Director: Leos Carax
 
13.
Mushrooming (2012)
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A journalist has gotten wind of corruption rumors involving a politician. On the day the journalist tries to contact him, he decides to go mushrooming with his wife. (93 mins.)
Director: Toomas Hussar
 
14.
Grabbers (2012)
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When an island off the coast of Ireland is invaded by bloodsucking aliens, the heroes discover that getting drunk is the only way to survive. (94 mins.)
Director: Jon Wright
 
15.
Iron Sky (2012)
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The Nazis set up a secret base on the dark side of the moon in 1945 where they hide out and plan to return to power in 2018. (93 mins.)
Director: Timo Vuorensola
 
16.
Jackpot (2011)
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Terrified and bloody, Oscar Svendsen awakes clinched to a shotgun in a strippers joint. Around him 8 dead men, and police aiming at him. To Oscar it's clear that he is innocent. It all started when four chaps won 1,7 million on the pools... (90 mins.)
Director: Magnus Martens
 
17.
Jeff, Who Lives at Home (2011)
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Dispatched from his basement room on an errand for his widowed mother, slacker Jeff might discover his destiny (finally) when he spends the day with his unhappily married brother as he tracks his possibly adulterous wife. (83 mins.)
 
18.
The Confidant (2012)
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New husband Adam reluctantly takes a job with state security in a totalitarian country, thus becoming a secret police agent... (108 mins.)
Director: Juraj Nvota
 
19.
Amour (2012)
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Georges and Anne are an octogenarian couple. They are cultivated, retired music teachers. Their daughter, also a musician, lives in Britain with her family. One day, Anne has a stroke, and the couple's bond of love is severely tested. (127 mins.)
Director: Michael Haneke
 
20.
Lawrence of Arabia (1962)
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The story of T.E. Lawrence, the English officer who successfully united and led the diverse, often warring, Arab tribes during World War I in order to fight the Turks. (216 mins.)
Director: David Lean
 
21.
People Out There (2012)
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Young poor man from suburb tries to change after he falls in love wih a girl from a welthy family, even though he could never have any chance wtih her... (90 mins.)
 
22.
Lidice (2011)
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(126 mins.)
Director: Petr Nikolaev
 
23.
Margaret (2011)
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A young woman witnesses a bus accident, and is caught up in the aftermath, where the question of whether or not it was intentional affects many people's lives. (150 mins.)
 
24.
Moonrise Kingdom (2012)
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A pair of young lovers flee their New England town, which causes a local search party to fan out to find them. (94 mins.)
Director: Wes Anderson
 
25.
My Only Sunshine (2008)
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Hayat, her father and bedridden grandfather live in a riverside shack near the dangerously dark but breathtakingly beautiful waters of the Bosphorus... (121 mins.)
Director: Reha Erdem
 
26.
Love Me Not (2012)
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A sweet and daring portrait of blurred sexuality and love complications, this independent feature tells the story of Dennis and Aggie... (92 mins.)
Director: Gilitte Leung
 
27.
Noseland (2012 Documentary)
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A humorous ode to the world of classical music and some of its star musicians. (82 mins.)
 
28.
Polski film (2012)
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Tomás Matonoha, Pavel Liska, Josef Polásek and Marek Daniel met during their studies at JAMU... (113 mins.)
Director: Marek Najbrt
 
29.
The Story of Film: An Odyssey (2011 Mini-Series)
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A comprehensive history of the medium and art of motion pictures. (60 mins.)
 
30.
Piazza Fontana: The Italian Conspiracy (2012)
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A chronicle of the 1969 bombing at a major national bank in Milan and its aftermath. (129 mins.)
 
31.
La Strada (1954)
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A care-free girl is sold to a traveling entertainer, consequently enduring physical and emotional pain along the way. (108 mins.)
 
32.
Whores' Glory (2011 Documentary)
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An examination of the lives, needs, troubles and hopes of prostitutes in Thailand, Bangladesh and Mexico. (110 mins.)
Stars: Emma, Ning, Toh, Wat
 
33.
Hail (2011)
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Fresh from a Melbourne jail, Dan is reunited with the love of his life, Leanne. A fierce, passionate... (104 mins.)
 
34.
This Life (2012)
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The true story of the Fiil's a family of innkeepers who during Nazi-Germany's occupation of Denmark took up arms against the German occupiers. But in the fight for freedom, some must die so that others may live. (122 mins.)
 
35.
This Ain't California (2012 Documentary)
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This Ain't California is a celebration of the lust for life, a contemporary documentary trip into the... (100 mins.)
Director: Marten Persiel
 
36.
Deine Schönheit ist nichts wert (2012)
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The twelve-year old immigrant Veysel and his family have a hard time to become integrated into Austrian life... (86 mins.)
Director: Hüseyin Tabak
 
37.
The Reach of Resonance (2010 Documentary)
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Miya Masaoka uses music to interact with plants and insects; Jon Rose turns fences into musical instruments... (101 mins.)
Director: Steve Elkins
 
38.
Wrinkles (2011)
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An astonishing cocktail of friendship, resistance and life set among the unexpected landscape of an elderly care facility. (89 mins.)
 
39.
Hell (2011)
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In the not too distant future, people struggle to survive their greatest enemy, the sun. (89 mins.)
Director: Tim Fehlbaum
 
40.
To Kill a Beaver (2012)
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A man returns home after a long time. The house is in a bad shape, ruined with graffiti on walls, but it doesn't stop him from staying in... (98 mins.)
 
41.
Lawless (2012)
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Set in Depression-era Franklin County, Virginia, a trio of bootlegging brothers are threatened by a new special deputy and other authorities angling for a cut of their profits. (116 mins.)
Director: John Hillcoat