Karlovy Vary International Film Festival

Recognized by FIAPF - International Federation of Film Producers Associations as a "non-specialized festival with a feature film competition" - Category A.

The most significant annual film event in Central and Eastern Europe, founded in 1946.

Its concept takes advantage of the Czech Republic's geopolitical location at the crossroads of Eastern and Western Europe.
A venue where the lay and professional public can meet and enjoy high quality films made during the past year all around the world.
Famous for its young, enthusiastic audience which generates the festival's exceptional atmosphere
A relaxed environment where the film professionals are acquainted with new projects and promising new filmmakers.

The KVIFF's main prize is a Crystal Globe for Best Feature Film.

Official website

Country
Czech Republic

Date
July

Hungarian winners:

2019
Young Director Award
2018
Special Jury Prize
2016
Grand Prix - Crystal Globe
2015
East of the West Award, FEDEORA Jury Award
2014
Europa Cinemas Label, Special Jury Prize
2014
Best Director
2013
Grand Prix - Crystal Globe, Europa Cinemas Label
2008
Crystal Globe for Best Short Documentary
2008
Europa Cinemas Label
2008
Special Mention, Don Quijote Prize
2006
Special Mention
2003
Special Jury Mention
2001
Best Director Award, Ecumenical Jury Prize
2000
Karlovy Vary City's Prize for Károly Makk Lifetime Achievement Award
1997
International Film Club Association's Don Quijote Prize
1996
Best Director Award
1995
International Film Club Association's Don Quijote Prize

Hungarian films:

2019
2018
East of the West (in competition)
2017
OUT
2016
East of the West - Opening Film (in competition)
2016
(in competition)
2015
Future Frames
2015
East of the West (in competition)
2015
East of the West (in competition)
2014
East of the West in competition
2014
(in competition)
2014
East of the West in competition
2013
(in competition)
2012
East of the West (in competition)
2012
2012
East of the West (in competition)
2010
Horizons
2009
(in competition)
2009
East of the West (in competition)
2009
East of the West (in competition)
2009
Variety Critics' Choice
2008
(in competition)
2008
East of the West (in competition)
2008
East of the West (in competition)
2008
(in competition)
2008
2007
(in competition)
2007
East of the West (in competition)
2006
Another View
2006
Variety Critics' Choice
2006
East of the West (in competition)
2005
East of the West (in competition)
2005
Horizons
2005
Forum of Independents
2005
Forum of Independents
2005
(in competition)
2005
Forum of Independents
2004
Mix
East of the West
2004
Variety Critics' Choice
2004
(in competition)
2004
(in competition)
2004
Forum of Independents
2004
Dance for the Camera
2003
2003
(in competition)
2003
Variety Critics’ Choice
2003
(in competition)
2002
2002
Variety Critics’ Choice
2002
(in competition)
2002
(in competition)
2001
(in competition)
2001
Variety Critics’ Choice
2001
(in competition)
2000
(in competition)
2000
2000
Fórum
1999
(in competition)
1998
1998
(in competition)
1997
(in competition)
1997
1997
(in competition)
1996
(in competition)
1995
(in competition)
1994
Information Section
1994
Információs szekció
1994
Information Section
1994
Információs szekció
1994
Információs szekció