Interviews

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

3995 interviews available in total starting from 14/05/2002. Last updated on 21/06/2018. 490 interviews inserted in the last 12 months.

 
François Damiens • Director

"Nobody can act better than someone who doesn’t know they're acting"

François Damiens • Director

We met up with François Damiens, whose directorial debut, Mon Ket, is released this Wednesday, 30 May in France and Belgium  

30/05/2018

Evelyne Gebhardt • Vice-President of the European Parliament

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Evelyne Gebhardt • Vice-President of the European Parliament

CANNES 2018: We have interviewed Evelyne Gebhardt, Vice-President of the European Parliament, in charge of the LUX Film Prize, to talk about the current...  

29/05/2018 | Cannes 2018 | Industry

Philippe Lacôte • Director

"Run has been driving the renewal of the film industry in Ivory Coast"

Philippe Lacôte • Director

Cineuropa met up with Franco-Ivorian director Philippe Lacôte, who has just obtained an advance on earnings from the CNC for his second film, La Nuit des rois  

24/05/2018

Julie Bertuccelli  • Director, president of SCAM and patron of SAA

"Without copyright, I would be the first person to have to change jobs"

Julie Bertuccelli • Director, president of SCAM and patron of SAA

We met up with director, president of SCAM and patron of SAA Julie Bertuccelli at Cannes, where she was promoting a new study into the equitable...  

24/05/2018

Adilkhan Yerzhanov • Director

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Adilkhan Yerzhanov • Director

CANNES 2018: Kazakh filmmaker Adilkhan Yerzhanov talked to us about his new film, The Gentle Indifference of the World, presented in this year's Un Certain...  

24/05/2018 | Cannes 2018 | Un Certain Regard

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

Wanuri Kahiu • Director

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Wanuri Kahiu • Director

CANNES 2018: Kenyan filmmaker Wanuri Kahiu talked to us about her film Rafiki, presented in this year's Un Certain Regard section  

22/05/2018

Ulrich Köhler • Director

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Ulrich Köhler • Director

CANNES 2018: German filmmaker Ulrich Köhler talked to us about his new film, In My Room, presented in this year's Un Certain Regard section  

22/05/2018 | Cannes 2018 | Un Certain Regard

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