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Karlovy Vary hosts 'Ten Euro Directors to Watch'

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Ten European directors have been chosen to presenttheir latest films at the upcoming Karlovy Vary Film Festival (July 1-9) as part of the section Variety´s Ten Euro Directors to Watch.

Formally know as “Variety Critics’ Choice: Europe Now!”, the now rebaptized section is organized by the European Film Promotion and the films were chosen by the critics of the US trade paper - Cineuropa will be publishing video interviews with the 10 directors.

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The section's aim is to honour new European cinema and the talent behind it. During two days of events and screenings, the directors will be introduced to the press, industry and public.

This year’s selection varies from comedy to horror, from affectionate portrayals to psychological thrillers. The selected films are:

She Monkeys [+see also:
trailer
interview: Lisa Aschan
film profile
]
- Lisa Aschan (Sweden)
A Quiet Life [+see also:
film review
trailer
interview: Claudio Cupellini
film profile
]
- Claudio Cupellini (Italia)
Flowers of Evil [+see also:
trailer
interview: David Dusa
film profile
]
- David Dusa (France)
Turn Me On, Goddammit [+see also:
trailer
interview: Jannicke Systad Jacobsen
film profile
]
- Jannicke Systad Jacobsen (Norway)

The House [+see also:
trailer
interview: Zuzana Liová
film profile
]
- Zuzana Liova (Slovak Republic)
Hello! How Are You? [+see also:
film review
trailer
interview: Alexandru Maftei
film profile
]
- Alexandru Maftei (Romania)
King’s Road [+see also:
trailer
interview: Valdís Oskarsdottir
film profile
]
- Valdís Óskarsdóttir (Iceland)
Almanya [+see also:
trailer
interview: Yasemin Samderely
film profile
]
- Yasemin Samdereli (Germany)
Oxygen [+see also:
trailer
film profile
]
- Hans Van Nuffel (Belgium)
Kill List [+see also:
trailer
interview: Ben Wheatley
film profile
]
- Ben Wheatley (UK)

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