Interviews

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

4151 interviews available in total starting from 14/05/2002. Last updated on 18/09/2018. 497 interviews inserted in the last 12 months.

 
Valeria Bruni Tedeschi  • Director

“Irony helps us to live”

Valeria Bruni Tedeschi • Director

VENICE 2018: We chatted to actress-director Valeria Bruni Tedeschi about her new film, The Summer House, in which she also plays the lead role, surrounded...  

08/09/2018 | Venice 2018 | Out of Competition

Carlos Reygadas • Director

“My films don’t come with a manual”

Carlos Reygadas • Director

VENICE 2018: Cineuropa caught up with Mexican filmmaker Carlos Reygadas to discuss Our Time, his sixth feature, currently competing for the Golden Lion  

08/09/2018 | Venice 2018 | Competition

Mario Martone • Director

"Emancipation via a group experience in Capri"

Mario Martone • Director

VENICE 2018: Neapolitan director Mario Martone is competing at Venice Film Festival with Capri-Revolution, and talked to us about it  

07/09/2018 | Venice 2018 | Competition

Birgit Oberkofler • Head, IDM Südtirol - Alto Adige Film Fund & Commission

"We support young talent and promote locations with a tour"

Birgit Oberkofler • Head, IDM Südtirol - Alto Adige Film Fund & Commission

Cineuropa met up with Birgit Oberkofler to take stock of IDM Südtirol - Alto Adige Film Fund & Commission's numerous activities, starting with its PLACES...  

07/09/2018

Bassam Jarbawi • Director

"I wanted to deal with the aftermath of jail"

Bassam Jarbawi • Director

VENICE 2018: Palestinian director-screenwriter Bassam Jarbawi talks to us about his feature debut Screwdriver (Mafak), in competition in the Giornate degli...  

07/09/2018 | Venice 2018 | Giornate degli Autori

Andreas Goldstein • Director

“While I did see the problems, I am still pro-socialism”

Andreas Goldstein • Director

VENICE 2018: German director Andreas Goldstein takes us back to 1989 with Adam & Evelyn, a laconic portrait of the fall of the Berlin Wall  

06/09/2018 | Venice 2018 | International Film Critics’ Week

Valerio Mieli • Director

"When you are in love, you remember things in a different way"

Valerio Mieli • Director

VENICE 2018: We met up with Valerio Mieli, who presents his second film, Ricordi?, in competition in the Giornate degli Autori  

06/09/2018 | Venice 2018 | Giornate degli Autori

Stefano Savona • Director

"Non-fiction cinema requires a high level of processing in order to be considered cinema"

Stefano Savona • Director

VENICE 2018: As part of the "Venetian Nights", the Giornate degli Autori is offering Stefano Savona a carte blanche, where he will talk about his work in...  

06/09/2018 | Venice 2018 | Giornate degli Autori

Pippo Mezzapesa • Director

"A community unable to recover after the earthquake"

Pippo Mezzapesa • Director

VENICE 2018: Italian director Pippo Mezzapesa talks about his new film My Own Good, presented as a special event in the Giornate degli Autori  

06/09/2018 | Venice 2018 | Giornate degli Autori

Anne De Carbuccia • Director

"What we have, what we're about to lose and what we've already lost"

Anne De Carbuccia • Director

VENICE 2018: We talked to Anne De Carbuccia about her documentary short film One Ocean, a special event in the Giornate degli Autori  

06/09/2018 | Venice 2018 | Giornate degli Autori

Maxime Matray, Alexia Walther  • Directors

“It gets a little grotesque”

Maxime Matray, Alexia Walther • Directors

VENICE 2018: The first feature by Maxime Matray and Alexia Walther, Blonde Animals, presented in Venice's International Film Critics’ Week, shakes up both...  

05/09/2018 | Venice 2018 | International Film Critics’ Week

László Nemes  • Director

“Sometimes we have the illusion of understanding our world”

László Nemes • Director

VENICE 2018: We sat down with Hungarian filmmaker László Nemes to get the lowdown on Sunset, his new effort screening in competition  

05/09/2018 | Venice 2018 | Competition

Mike Leigh  • Director

“My job is to look at people as people”

Mike Leigh • Director

VENICE 2018: We met up with British filmmaker Mike Leigh to talk about Peterloo, a detailed account of the tragedy that occurred at St Peter’s Field in...  

05/09/2018 | Venice 2018 | Competition

Stefano Gargiulo • Director

"A tiny fragment of Rossini's life in Naples"

Stefano Gargiulo • Director

VENICE 2018: Italian director Stefano Gargiulo talks about his short film Caro Gioachino…, presented in the Giornate degli Autori  

05/09/2018 | Venice 2018 | Giornate degli Autori

Peter Marcias • Director

"It was a beautiful thing to be immersed in the poetry of Kiarostami after so many years"

Peter Marcias • Director

VENICE 2018: We met up with Peter Marcias, who presented L'unica lezione, about Abbas Kiarostami's film lesson at the University of Cagliari in 2001, in the...  

05/09/2018 | Venice 2018 | Giornate degli Autori