Season Opening June 27 2020

Saturday 27th june 2020 22:10
The main colonnade of Marienbad
Bong Joon-ho: Parasite (Black and white version)
Admission: 100 Kč
All-season admission: 500 Kč (includes accreditation for the festival on August 27-30)

Full program:

Transforming the shared perception of audio-vision (debate)

21:10 - 22:00

22:10 - 00:25
Parasite (black and white version)

00:25 - 01:25
Reaching (Ergriffenheit)

Overnight (included in the entrance fee)
Camp Nietzsche

The Marienbad Film Festival will show a restored version of the Last Year In Marienbad movie

In its 'Retrospective' section, the Marienbad Film Festival, which takes place from 28th to 31st August this year, will present director Alain Resnais, showing a restored version of his film Last Year in Marienbad, and also the actress Audrey Hepburn. The festival will welcome one of the most important European directors BenceFliegauf. The main 'Theater Electrique' section will feature film by award-winning Argentine director Eduardo Williams, who will introduce it personally together with the actor Nula Pérez Biscayart. This section will also present work of Czech authors Roman Štětina, Bohdan Karásek and Jan Kačena.

Continue reading

Graphic design honors Last Year at Marienbad

The graphic design of the fourth year of Marienbad Film Festival presents some fairly dramatic changes. Jakub Samek, one of the foremost Czech designers and typographers, is responsible for this year’s look. It is inspired by the classic film Last Year at Marienbad of director Alain Resnais, the same film that brought about the idea to establish Marienbad Film Festival to begin with.

Full Moon to bring Katarzia!

The resident cultural society, Švihák, will traditionally join forces with Full Moon magazine to provide the accompanying program of Marienbad Film Festival. Ferdinand’s spring colonnade will host Katarzia, Zabelov Group, +-0, Market, Kittchen, Aid Kid and Isama Zing. The main film program will also be supplemented by lectures, video clip presentations and electronic music workshops.

Ticketing started

We started ticketing in collaboration with Goout. The festival pass provides the opportunity to enjoy beautiful Mariánské Lázně for the full duration of the festival at a friendly price. This year students pay only CZK 300 for entry to all events. Adults can purchase the festival pass for CZK 500. For philatropists that would like to support our festival we offer Sponsor pass which starts at CZK 3,000.

Continue reading

Our first press release unveils the program framework and graphic design

The fourth iteration of Marienbad Film festival will take place during the last week of summer holidays located in the heart of picturesque Mariánské Lázně. From August 28 until August 31, 2019 it will feature a program focused on experimental pictures, classics of world cinema in fresh arrangements and also an homage to Petr Lébl, a giant of Czech theatre direction. The calm spa town will also cheer up with a film- education and musical program. This year’s graphic design is inspired by the classic film Last Year at Marienbad of French director Alain Resnais.

Continue reading

4th edition of Marienbad Film Festival at the end of Summer

It will be the fourth time that Mariánské Lázně will host the international film review Marienbad Film Festival. The festival is focused on experimental works as well as classic pictures of world cinema. This year’s event will take place from 28 August to 31 August.

We look forward to seeing you!.

Enter your film into Marienbad Film Festival

You may enter your film into the program of Marienbad Film Festival which will take place from 28 August and 31 August. The festival will present selected film projects based on the principles of a conference. It allows the presentation of experimental works in the broadest sense. Entry is open to both finished pieces and works in progress. Personal attendance of the authors is compulsory. The review is not competitive in its nature.

Continue reading

Marienbad appearing in Pilsen

On Tuesday May 14 Marienbad Film Festival present an invitation full with film and music.

We selected three fascinating short films representing the best of past festival editions. The
screening will be followed by the solo project of Petr Wajsar, recent winner of the Czech Film
Academy prize and also the musical composer of the first film screened.

Continue reading