Interviews

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

4230 interviews available in total starting from 14/05/2002. Last updated on 14/11/2018. 506 interviews inserted in the last 12 months.

 
John Canciani  • Artistic director, Internationale Kurzfilmtage Winterthur

“Shorts are as diverse as the medium of film can be”

John Canciani • Artistic director, Internationale Kurzfilmtage Winterthur

We talked to Internationale Kurzfilmtage Winterthur artistic director John Canciani about some of the many highlights to be found at the Swiss short-film...  

02/11/2018 | Winterthur 2018

Pierre Salvadori  • Director

"A film that focuses primarily on my love of fiction"

Pierre Salvadori • Director

We met up with Pierre Salvadori following the release of the Cannes-premiered The Trouble With You, a hilarious comedy about the pleasure of telling...  

31/10/2018

Zaida Bergroth  • Director

“My film talks about the relationship between love and power”

Zaida Bergroth • Director

We met up with Finnish director Zaida Bergroth, who is currently editing her new film, the period drama Maria’s Paradise  

31/10/2018

Peter Brosens, Jessica Woodworth • Directors

"It may not be 1939, but we still live in very strange times"

Peter Brosens, Jessica Woodworth • Directors

We met up with the directors Peter Brosens and Jessica Woodworth on the set of their upcoming film, The Barefoot Emperor  

31/10/2018

Marek Kuboš  • Director

“I do not want to make documentaries without people”

Marek Kuboš • Director

Slovakian documentarian Marek Kuboš speaks to Cineuropa about his retirement from documentary filmmaking, which he captured in his farewell doc The Last...  

31/10/2018 | Jihlava 2018

Tomáš Krupa  • Director

“My agenda is observing and examining the topic of freedom”

Tomáš Krupa • Director

Young Slovak director-producer Tomáš Krupa sat down with Cineuropa to discuss his latest documentary, The Good Death, revolving around euthanasia  

31/10/2018 | Jihlava 2018

Virgil Vernier • Director

"Reality sometimes takes on very odd dimensions"

Virgil Vernier • Director

Virgil Vernier talks about Sophia Antipolis, his captivating second feature unveiled at Locarno and released in France by Shellac  

30/10/2018

Marek Hovorka  • Director, Ji.hlava IDFF

“Many of the films in the programme try to capture the authentic joy of life”

Marek Hovorka • Director, Ji.hlava IDFF

Director of the Ji.hlava IDFF Marek Hovorka talks to Cineuropa about this year’s edition, changes to the festival and new discoveries in documentary filmmaking  

26/10/2018 | Jihlava 2018

Andrea Slováková  • Programmer, Ji.hlava IDFF

“Constant discovery is essential, rather than copying or repeating trends”

Andrea Slováková • Programmer, Ji.hlava IDFF

We spoke to Andrea Slováková, programmer of experimental works and the VR and Game Zone at the Ji.hlava IDFF, to discuss what this year’s programme has in store  

25/10/2018 | Jihlava 2018

Eva Sangiorgi  • Director, Viennale

“The Viennale has room for different kinds of production values”

Eva Sangiorgi • Director, Viennale

As the latest edition of the Viennale gets under way, we chat to its new director, Eva Sangiorgi, to get the low-down on her approach and her background  

25/10/2018 | Viennale 2018

Philippe Reynaert, Virginie Nouvelle and Jean-François Tefnin • Wallimage

"Our ability to adapt means that we can accommodate the changes shaking up the industry"

Philippe Reynaert, Virginie Nouvelle and Jean-François Tefnin • Wallimage

We met up with Philippe Reynaert, Virginie Nouvelle and Jean-François Tefnin to discuss Wallimage’s recent budget increase and company restructuring  

25/10/2018

Lucia Milazzotto  • Director, MIA

“The MIA is more of a concept store than a Walmart”

Lucia Milazzotto • Director, MIA

Lucia Milazzotto, the director of the MIA, talks to us about her approach and the changing needs of the film industry  

24/10/2018 | Rome 2018 | Market

Guillaume de Seille • Producer

"Strong emerging writers, original style and brave projects"

Guillaume de Seille • Producer

We met up with the French producer Guillaume de Seille to talk about M. Siam's Carnaval (Sang et Miel) project at the Cinemed Meetings  

24/10/2018 | Cinemed 2018 | Industry

David Thion • Producer

"A remake of Ali: Fear Eats the Soul by Fassbinder"

David Thion • Producer

The French producer David Thion talks about Danielle Arbid's Suzanne & Osmane and the latest news from Les Films Pelléas at the Cinemed Meetings  

24/10/2018 | Cinemed 2018 | Industry

Sandra da Fonseca • Producer

"Young Italian filmmakers are a rare find"

Sandra da Fonseca • Producer

We met up with the French producer Sandra da Fonseca at the Cinemed Meetings to talk about the project Domina Maris by the Italian director Silvia Perra  

23/10/2018 | Cinemed 2018 | Industry