Filmmaker Jan Hrebejk on Communist-Era Drama ‘The Teacher’

One of the Czech Republic’s most prolific filmmakers, Jan Hrebejk returns to Karlovy Vary with “The Teacher,“ a social satire set in 1980s Czechoslovakia. The story, based on true events, revolves around an elementary school teacher whose penchant for blackmailing and extorting her pupils and their parents may have gone to far, uniting the parents… […]

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Ex-MSNBC Contributor Claims Don Lemon ‘Banned’ Her From Appearing on CNN

Former MSNBC contributor and current Daily Beast editor Goldie Taylor alleged on Twitter on Saturday that she is blacklisted at CNN because she disagreed publicly with Don Lemon “about black life.” The allegation is part of more than 30 tweets detailing Taylor’s difficulties with having her voice heard on cable news, including with her former employers… […]

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Karlovy Vary Film Festival 2016: Full List of Winners

The full list of prizes awarded at the 2016 Karlovy Vary Film Festival: Grand Prix “It’s Not the Time of My Life” Szabolcs Hajdu Hungary Special jury prize “Zoology” Ivan I. Tverdovskiy Russia, France, Germany Director Damjan Kozole, “Nightlife” Slovenia, Macedonia, Bosnia and Herzegovina Actress Zuzana Mauréry, “The Teacher” Jan H?ebejk Slovak Republic, Czech Republic,… […]

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Hungarian Indie ‘It’s Not the Time of My Life’ Wins Top Prize at Karlovy Vary Film Festival

Szabolcs Hajdu’s sharply observed portrait of dysfunctional Hungarian couples “It’s Not the Time of My Life” scored the Grand Prix in Karlovy Vary Saturday — plus best actor nod for Hajdu’s perf — at a glitzy gala in the western Czech Republic town marked by dancers swimming through zoetrope-inspired images in the Thermal Hotel. The… […]

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Kylie Jenner And Tyga Aren’t Engaged… Right?!

She’s gotta just be messing with us… Late Friday afternoon, Kylie Jenner posted a pic on her Instagram account that in most ways was pretty normal… until we noticed she’s wearing a ring on THAT finger!! Related: Kylie Responds To Her AWFUL Better Business Bureau Rating! Ch-ch-check out the pic for yourself, and notice her […]

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