Interviews

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

6082 interviews available in total starting from 14/05/2002. Last updated on 18/01/2022. 621 interviews inserted in the last 12 months.

 
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Roderik Smits  • Film academic

“The question is to what extent film festivals with international appeal will continue to function as premiere events and provide a springboard for the distribution of high-profile films”

Roderik Smits • Film academic

The academic shared some key findings from his recent study titled European Film Festivals in Transition?...  

13/01/2022 | /Europe

Roderik Smits  • Film academic

"Sales agents and distributors remain equally – if not more – important to the creation and circulation of films in international markets"

Roderik Smits • Film academic

Cineuropa talked to film academic Roderik Smits about his new book on film distribution, Gatekeeping in...  

23/03/2020 | Europe

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...  

22/05/2018 | Cannes 2018 | Critics' Week

Agnieszka Smoczyńska  • Director

On the trail of two mermaids

Agnieszka Smoczyńska • Director

Polish director Agnieszka Smoczyńska talks about her feature debut, The Lure, which is being presented at...  

25/01/2016

Olivier Smolders • Director

Kaleidoscope

Olivier Smolders • Director

"A film that would tell a tale through the shards of a broken mirror or, a story that could be viewed...  

17/06/2005

Jonas Smulders • Actor

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Jonas Smulders • Actor

BERLIN 2018: Dutch actor Jonas Smulders, one of the 2018 Shooting Stars, talks to us about his work experience  

26/02/2018 | Shooting Stars 2018

GoCritic! Interview: Vladimír Smutný   • Recepient of the KVIFF President Award

“Sometimes I wonder whether things have got better or worse”

GoCritic! Interview: Vladimír Smutný • Recepient of the KVIFF President Award

13/07/2019 | GoCritic! | Karlovy Vary 2019

Malachi Smyth • Director of The Score

“I like these small moments in time when lives are changed forever”

Malachi Smyth • Director of The Score

We talked to the director of this British musical set in a roadside café, which features music by Johnny Flynn  

30/11/2021 | Black Nights 2021 | First Feature Competition

Gisli Snaer • Director and CEO, London Film School

“We endeavour to attract and support the finest filmmaking talent from around the world”

Gisli Snaer • Director and CEO, London Film School

Our conversation revolved around the main opportunities offered to prospective students by the prestigious...  

31/08/2021 | /UK

Ligia Soare  • Programmer and organiser, Animest

“Animated films can help children open up”

Ligia Soare • Programmer and organiser, Animest

We chatted to Ligia Soare, who is in charge of the kids’ events and sidebars at Bucharest’s Animest...  

10/10/2019 | Animest 2019

Patrick Sobelman and Hugo Sobelman  • Directors of Golda Maria

“This story is bigger than our family”

Patrick Sobelman and Hugo Sobelman • Directors of Golda Maria

BERLINALE 2020: We spoke to Patrick and Hugo Sobelman about their Golda Maria, which brings together three...  

27/02/2020 | Berlinale 2020 | Berlinale Special

Maciej Sobieszczański • Director

The Reconciliation is also an analysis of violence”

Maciej Sobieszczański • Director

Maciej Sobieszczański discusses his ambitious film, The Reconciliation, now screening at Trieste, and...  

26/01/2018 | Trieste 2018

Max Sobol  • Director

"There is something universal about difficult love stories that people can relate to"

Max Sobol • Director

The debut feature by Max Sobol, You (Us) Me, is screening this week at the Film Fest Gent and depicts a...  

15/10/2015

Maria Sødahl  • Director of Hope

“One should never take love for granted”

Maria Sødahl • Director of Hope

We caught up with Norway’s Maria Sødahl to discuss her Toronto-premiered emotionally fragile love story Hope  

16/09/2019 | Toronto 2019 | Discovery

Irina Șofletea • Policy officer, European Comission

"For Creative Europe MEDIA it is very important to get industry players together"

Irina Șofletea • Policy officer, European Comission

We met up with European Comission policy officer Irina Șofletea during the think tank organised at...  

29/08/2019 | Sarajevo 2019 | CineLink Industry Days

Stefan Malešević and Andrijana Sofranić Šućur  • Director and producer of Usud

“We want to give the audience a chance to be a part of our stories”

Stefan Malešević and Andrijana Sofranić Šućur • Director and producer of Usud

We chatted to Stefan Malešević and Andrijana Sofranić Šućur, the director and producer of Usud, which was...  

14/07/2020 | Karlovy Vary 2020 | KVIFF Eastern Promises

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