Viera Langerova

Film Critic, Slovak Republic

Viera LangerovaShe studied film and theatre theory on Academy of Arts (Bratislava, Slovakia) and Cultural Studies on Charles University (Prague, Czech Republic). She worked as an editor in Slovak and Czech periodicals. After living in Kazakhstan and Pakistan she did her disertation on Asian film. She is the author of the books Film Geography: Continental China, Hongkong, Taiwan and the travelogue Urdu, Parda, Burka. Five years in Pakistan. She read the film lectures in Baltic Film and Media School, Tallinn University in Estonia, actually Asian Film on Film Academy of Performing Arts – FAMU, Prague, Czech Republic and Theatre Anthropology on Academy of Arts – VŠMU in Bratislava (SR). She also works as film curator and film festival consultant. Member of Slovak Club of Film Jurnalists.

Sino Six

in 52nd Taipei Golden Horse Film Festival

This year's sampling of the world of Chinese-languag... read more

Versions of Maturity

in 14th Bratislava International Film Festival

If we are to find a common denominator, or theme, co... read more

Drama of Generational Exchange: National Competition of Turkish Films

in 35th International Istanbul Film Festival

The intense need to tell stories about the problems ... read more

41st Hongkong International Film Festival Summarizes Its New Past And Sets Up the Promising Future

in 41st Hong Kong International Film Festival

The oldest Asian film festival, which launched and i... read more

Bangladesh: The Rising National Cinema

in 16th Dhaka International Film Festival

The festival programme presenting the nine new films... read more