Interviews

Weekly feature introducing you to film professionals from all over Europe sorted by name.

3971 interviews available in total starting from 14/05/2002. Last updated on 22/05/2018. 512 interviews inserted in the last 12 months.

 
Anja Kofmel  • Director

“Our society is vulnerable and easily manipulated by politics and the media”

Anja Kofmel • Director

CANNES 2018: Cineuropa spoke to Swiss director Anja Kofmel, whose animated documentary Chris the Swiss world-premiered in the Cannes Critics’ Week  

22/05/2018 | Cannes 2018 | Critics’ Week

Mohamed Ben Attia • Director

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Mohamed Ben Attia • Director

CANNES 2018: Tunisian filmmaker Mohamed Ben Attia talked to us about his new film, Dear Son, selected in the Directors' Fortnight  

22/05/2018 | Cannes 2018 | Directors' Fortnight

Agnieszka Smoczyńska • Director

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Agnieszka Smoczyńska • Director

CANNES 2018: Polish filmmaker Agnieszka Smoczyńska talked to us about her second feature, Fugue, selected in competition in the Critics' Week  

22/05/2018 | Cannes 2018 | Critics' Week

Terry Gilliam • Director

“A dream of the world can be more interesting”

Terry Gilliam • Director

CANNES 2018: Terry Gilliam chatted to us to discuss the controversy surrounding his long-awaited The Man Who Killed Don Quixote, which served as Cannes’...  

19/05/2018 | Cannes 2018 | Out of Competition

Matteo Garrone • Director

“By the end of the production process, there was not much of the true story left in it”

Matteo Garrone • Director

CANNES 2018: We sat down with Italy’s Matteo Garrone to talk about his competition title Dogman, which is based on a disturbing true story  

19/05/2018 | Cannes 2018 | Competition

Sergey Dvortsevoy • Director

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Sergey Dvortsevoy • Director

CANNES 2018: Russian filmmaker Sergey Dvortsevoy talked to us about his second feature, Ayka, awarded with the Best Actress prize for Samal Yeslyamova  

19/05/2018 | Cannes 2018 | Competition

Meryem Benm'Barek • Director

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Meryem Benm'Barek • Director

CANNES 2018: Young Franco-Moroccan filmmaker Meryem Benm'Barek talked to us about her first feature, Sofia, awarded with the Best Screenplay prize in the Un...  

19/05/2018 | Cannes 2018 | Un Certain Regard

Romain Gavras • Director

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Romain Gavras • Director

CANNES 2018: French filmmaker Romain Gavras talked to us about his new film, The World is Yours, selected in the Directors' Fortnight  

18/05/2018 | Cannes 2018 | Directors' Fortnight

Stefano Savona • Director

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Stefano Savona • Director

CANNES 2018: We met up with Italian filmmaker Stefano Savona to talk about his new film, Samouni Road, selected in the Directors' Fortnight  

18/05/2018 | Cannes 2018 | Directors' Fortnight

Marie Monge • Director

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Marie Monge • Director

CANNES 2018: French filmmaker Marie Monge talked to us about her first feature, Treat Me Like Fire, selected in the Directors' Fortnight  

18/05/2018 | Cannes 2018 | Directors' Fortnight

Jordan Mattos • Co-founder, Cinemarket

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Jordan Mattos • Co-founder, Cinemarket

CANNES NEXT: We have talked to Jordan Mattos, co-founder of Blockchain-based online trading platform Cinemarket, at the innovation hub of the Cannes Film Market  

17/05/2018 | Cannes 2018 | Industry | NEXT@Cannes2018

Louis Cacciuttolo • CEO, VRRoom

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Louis Cacciuttolo • CEO, VRRoom

CANNES NEXT: We have met up with Louis Cacciuttolo, CEO of VR-oriented media outlet VRRoom, at the innovation hub of the Cannes Film Market  

17/05/2018 | Cannes 2018 | Industry | NEXT@Cannes2018

Mauricio Alvarez • CEO, Spin Digital

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Mauricio Alvarez • CEO, Spin Digital

CANNES NEXT: Mauricio Alvarez, CEO of Spin Digital, a company specialised in developing high-performance video codecs, talked to us at the Cannes Film Market  

17/05/2018 | Cannes 2018 | Industry | NEXT@Cannes2018

Arantxa Echevarría  • Director

“My lead actresses were very brave”

Arantxa Echevarría • Director

CANNES 2018: Arantxa Echevarría enters the world of film in grand style as she presents her feature-length fiction debut, Carmen & Lola, in the Directors’...  

16/05/2018 | Cannes 2018 | Directors’ Fortnight

Alice Rohrwacher • Director

“In Italy, the lines between fiction and reality are blurry”

Alice Rohrwacher • Director

CANNES 2018: We talk to Alice Rohrwacher, the director of Happy as Lazzaro, who has come back to the Cannes competition after her previous film, The...  

16/05/2018 | Cannes 2018 | Competition