Interviews

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

4473 interviews available in total starting from 14/05/2002. Last updated on 20/05/2019. 499 interviews inserted in the last 12 months.

 
Nicolas Winding Refn  • Director of Too Old to Die Young

“We all have perversion within us”

Nicolas Winding Refn • Director of Too Old to Die Young

CANNES 2019: We chatted to Danish director Nicolas Winding Refn about his violent Amazon series Too Old to Die Young, starring Miles Teller, shown at Cannes...  

20/05/2019 | Cannes 2019 | Out of Competition

Maria Anjala, Irina Albita • Co-founders, FilmChain

"It's important to keep this bridge between all of the stakeholders and the technology giants"

Maria Anjala, Irina Albita • Co-founders, FilmChain

CANNES 2019: We chatted to Maria Anjala and Irina Albita, co-founders of FilmChain, a blockchain platform that works with film, TV & digital revenues, at...  

20/05/2019 | Cannes 2019 | Marché du Film

Linda Petrikova • Manager, Decent Media Group

"Education is a big thing for blockchain technology"

Linda Petrikova • Manager, Decent Media Group

CANNES 2019: Linda Petrikova, manager of Decent Media Group, discusses advantages and challenges of the blockchain technology at the Marché du Film  

20/05/2019 | Cannes 2019 | Marché du Film

Alan R Milligan • Founder and CEO, White Rabbit

"People in Europe have pirated at least once last year and they are willing to pay"

Alan R Milligan • Founder and CEO, White Rabbit

CANNES 2019: White Rabbit founder and CEO Alan R Milligan discusses the latest devices that the peer-to-peer solution is currently offering to the market  

20/05/2019 | Cannes 2019 | Marché du Film

Nicolas Pariser • Director of Alice and the Mayor

“In cinema, it’s better when a film has two legs”

Nicolas Pariser • Director of Alice and the Mayor

CANNES 2019: French filmmaker Nicolas Parisier discusses Alice and the Mayor, unveiled at the Directors’ Fortnight of the Cannes Film Festival  

20/05/2019 | Cannes 2019 | Directors’ Fortnight

Jérémy Clapin • Director of I Lost My Body

"In this film we have two genres, romance and action"

Jérémy Clapin • Director of I Lost My Body

CANNES 2019: French director Jérémy Clapin talks about his animation film I Lost My Body, world-premiered in the Critics' Week  

20/05/2019 | Cannes 2019 | Critics' Week

Zabou Breitman, Eléa Gobbe-Mevellec • Directors of The Swallows Of Kabul

"I don't believe men would have the same gaze on the same subject"

Zabou Breitman, Eléa Gobbe-Mevellec • Directors of The Swallows Of Kabul

CANNES 2019: Directing duo Zabou Breitman and Eléa Gobbe-Mevellec talk about their animation film, The Swallows Of Kabul, presented in Un Certain Regard  

20/05/2019 | Cannes 2019 | Un Certain Regard

Antonio Banderas  • Actor in Pain & Glory

Pain & Glory is about reconciliation”

Antonio Banderas • Actor in Pain & Glory

CANNES 2019: Cineuropa met Spanish thesp Antonio Banderas to discuss Pedro Almodóvar’s Pain & Glory, in which he gives one of the best performances of his...  

20/05/2019 | Cannes 2019 | Competition

Juris Kursietis • Director of Oleg

"There has to be a proper reason to make a film"

Juris Kursietis • Director of Oleg

CANNES 2019: Latvian director Juris Kursietis is presenting his second film, Oleg, in the Directors' Fortnight, and he talked to us about it  

20/05/2019 | Cannes 2019 | Directors' Fortnight

René Louis Cacciuttolo • CEO, VRRoom

"Our goal is to meet many film festival programmers and organisers, producers and creators"

René Louis Cacciuttolo • CEO, VRRoom

CANNES 2019: We have met up with René Louis Cacciuttolo, CEO of VR-oriented media outlet VRRoom, at the innovation hub of the Marché du Film  

19/05/2019 | Cannes 2019 | Marché du Film

Yohan Bouché  • CEO, Onirix

"We have to create a virtual cycle between venues, studios and viewers"

Yohan Bouché • CEO, Onirix

CANNES 2019: At the Marché du Film, Onirix CEO Yohan Bouché talks about advancing mass adoption of cinematic VR through premium and comfortable technology  

19/05/2019 | Cannes 2019 | Marché du Film

Maciej Glowiak  • Project manager, Immersify

"It was great to be here and demonstrate our technologies"

Maciej Glowiak • Project manager, Immersify

CANNES 2019: We met up with Maciej Glowiak to talk about Immersify, a project providing cutting edge tools for the next generation of immersive media, at...  

19/05/2019 | Cannes 2019 | Marché du Film

Bertrand Bonello  • Director of Zombi Child

"Films are also made for communicating with spirits"

Bertrand Bonello • Director of Zombi Child

CANNES 2019: French filmmaker Bertrand Bonello explains the thinking behind Zombi Child which was unveiled in the Directors’ Fortnight at the Cannes Film...  

19/05/2019 | Cannes 2019 | Directors’ Fortnight

Hlynur Pálmason  • Director of A White, White Day

"I wanted to explore how it is to love and hate someone at the same time"

Hlynur Pálmason • Director of A White, White Day

CANNES 2019: Icelandic director Hlynur Pálmason visits Cannes with his second feature A White, White Day, selected in the Critics' Week  

19/05/2019 | Cannes 2019 | Critics' Week

Waad Al-Kateab, Edward Watts  • Directors of For Sama

"We wanted this to be the story of the people who were there"

Waad Al-Kateab, Edward Watts • Directors of For Sama

CANNES 2019: Waad Al-Kateab and Edward Watts discuss their documentary For Sama, selected as a Special Screening at the French festival after having...  

19/05/2019 | Cannes 2019 | Special Screening