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Kaleem Aftab


352 articles available in total starting from 01/09/2017. Last article published on 20/02/2020.

Rodrigo Sorogoyen  • Director of Madre

Interview: Rodrigo Sorogoyen • Director of Madre

“As soon as you see a woman in her forties and a young boy, there’s something that doesn't work”

VENICE 2019: Cineuropa chatted with Spanish helmer Rodrigo Sorogoyen about his feature Madre, playing in the Orizzonti section  

06/09/2019 | Venice 2019 | Orizzonti

Olivier Assayas  • Director of Wasp Network

Interview: Olivier Assayas • Director of Wasp Network

“Every single day brought new problems”

VENICE 2019: French director Olivier Assayas sat down to talk to Cineuropa about making Wasp Network, a film based on the Cuban Five, which played in competition  

06/09/2019 | Venice 2019 | Competition

Haifaa al-Mansour • Director of The Perfect Candidate

Interview: Haifaa al-Mansour • Director of The Perfect Candidate

“It will take time to see actual change on the streets of Saudi Arabia”

VENICE 2019: Saudi filmmaker Haifaa al-Mansour tells Cineuropa about her new work playing in competition at Venice, The Perfect Candidate  

06/09/2019 | Venice 2019 | Competition

Review: Citizen K

Review: Citizen K

VENICE 2019: Alex Gibney tells the story of the oligarch who turned into a rebel after being sent to jail by President Putin  

04/09/2019 | Venice 2019 | Out of Competition

Review: Madre

Review: Madre

VENICE 2019: Rodrigo Sorogoyen adapts his Oscar-nominated short film into a feature, with tremendous results  

04/09/2019 | Venice 2019 | Orizzonti

Review: All This Victory

Review: All This Victory

VENICE 2019: Ahmad Ghossein’s debut narrative feature is a one-location movie looking at the psychology of war  

03/09/2019 | Venice 2019 | International Film Critics’ Week

Review: Wasp Network

Review: Wasp Network

VENICE 2019: An all-star cast travels from Cuba to Florida, but they can't stop Olivier Assayas from getting lost in this spy drama  

03/09/2019 | Venice 2019 | Competition

Review: The Perfect Candidate

Review: The Perfect Candidate

VENICE 2019: For her fourth film, Haifaa al-Mansour delights in showing signs of progress being made on gender equality in Saudi Arabia  

03/09/2019 | Venice 2019 | Competition

Review: An Officer and a Spy

Review: An Officer and a Spy

VENICE 2019: Roman Polanski has made a handsome film about the Dreyfus affair, containing another superb performance from Jean Dujardin as a man determined that the truth will out  

02/09/2019 | Venice 2019 | Competition

Review: Woman

Review: Woman

VENICE 2019: Women from around the world talk candidly about their experiences of being female in Anastasia Mikova and Yann Arthus-Bertrand's lovingly crafted documentary  

01/09/2019 | Venice 2019 | Out of Competition