Interviews

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

3978 interviews available in total starting from 14/05/2002. Last updated on 25/05/2018. 504 interviews inserted in the last 12 months.

 
Peter Badač • Producer

“Nobody has a licence for success”

Peter Badač • Producer

Cineuropa met up with Slovak producer Peter Badač, selected for the Producers on the Move initiative, to talk about his projects and his domestic production...  

12/05/2018 | Producers on the Move 2018

Guillaume Nicloux • Director

"What I’m interested in is research and experience"

Guillaume Nicloux • Director

CANNES 2018: Guillaume Nicloux explains his film To The Ends Of The World, diving headlong into the jungle of deepest Indochina, as unveiled in the 50th...  

12/05/2018 | Cannes 2018 | Directors' Fortnight

David Herdies • Producer

“A lot of talented directors and producers are fighting to raise funds”

David Herdies • Producer

Swedish producer David Herdies, selected for the EFP’s 2018 Producers on the Move, talked to us about his work for Momento Film  

12/05/2018 | Producers on the Move 2018

Marta Bergman • Director

"A woman who discovers she can find freedom all by herself"

Marta Bergman • Director

CANNES 2018: We met with Marta Bergman, whose first full-length fiction film, Seule à mon mariage, has been awarded a place in this year’s ACID line-up  

11/05/2018 | Cannes 2018 | ACID

Benedikt Erlingsson  • Director

“I wanted to make a feel-good film about climate change”

Benedikt Erlingsson • Director

CANNES 2018: We talk to Icelandic director Benedikt Erlingsson about Woman at War, presented in the Cannes Critics’ Week  

11/05/2018 | Cannes 2018 | Critics’ Week

Ali Abbasi  • Director

“We have taken liberties but have also been true to the core of the story”

Ali Abbasi • Director

CANNES 2018: We talked to Tehran-born director Ali Abbasi about his sophomore effort, Border, based on a short story by John Ajvide Lindqvist and screening...  

11/05/2018 | Cannes 2018 | Un Certain Regard

Antoine Desrosières • Director

"A film about consent and the different ways to interpret it"

Antoine Desrosières • Director

CANNES 2018: Antoine Desrosières talks to Cineuropa about Sextape, a radical comedy about youth and sexuality, screened in the Un Certain Regard section  

10/05/2018 | Cannes 2018 | Un Certain Regard

Camille Vidal-Naquet • Director

"An outsider who’s a law unto himself, rejected, neglected and looking for love"

Camille Vidal-Naquet • Director

CANNES 2018 : French filmmaker Camille Vidal-Naquet chatted with us about his first full-length film, Sauvage, unveiled in competition during Critics’ Week...  

10/05/2018 | Cannes 2018 | Critics’ Week

Frank Hoeve • Producer

“We like to invest in long-term relationships”

Frank Hoeve • Producer

We chatted to Frank Hoeve, of the Netherlands’ BALDR Film, one of this year’s participants of the Producers on the Move initiative  

10/05/2018 | Producers on the Move 2018

Jaime Rosales  • Director

“It can end up being very difficult to make the viewer happy”

Jaime Rosales • Director

CANNES 2018: Spanish filmmaker Jaime Rosales is back in the Directors’ Fortnight with Petra, a striking tragedy that boasts a magnificent cast  

10/05/2018 | Cannes 2018 | Directors’ Fortnight

Marco Alessi • Producer

“I’ll be presenting a feature film starring Laetitia Casta in Cannes”

Marco Alessi • Producer

Marco Alessi of Dugong Films, who is here at the Cannes Film Festival and taking part in the Producers On the Move initiative, speaks with pride about his...  

09/05/2018 | Producers On the Move 2018

Luisa Romeo  • Producer

“We need to cut down the distance between the Spanish audience and its cinema”

Luisa Romeo • Producer

We chat to Luisa Romeo, a producer for Spanish outfit Frida Films, who has been selected to take part in Producers on the Move 2018  

09/05/2018 | Producers on the Move 2018

Mark Cousins  • Director

“Most of Orson Welles’ drawings are escapes from cinema”

Mark Cousins • Director

CANNES 2018: We spoke to Northern Irish director Mark Cousins, whose new documentary, The Eyes of Orson Welles, is premiering as part of Cannes Classics  

09/05/2018 | Cannes 2018 | Cannes Classics

Jury • Cannes Film Festival 2018

"It would be a bit dull if we all agreed all of the time"

Jury • Cannes Film Festival 2018

CANNES 2018: Cate Blanchett, the president of Cannes’ competition jury, and her jurors spoke about the roles of the jury and women at the festival  

08/05/2018 | Cannes 2018 | Jury

Veselka Kiryakova • Producer

”Limitations give us the right impulse to be more open as producers”

Veselka Kiryakova • Producer

Bulgarian producer Veselka Kiryakova, working for outfit Red Carpet, is one of the participants of EFP’s 2018 Producers on the Move  

08/05/2018 | Producers on the Move 2018