Video interviews

Cineuropa's video interviews. Discover or re-discover interviews with directors, actors, producers, distributors and other European professionals. In this section, you can find our video interviews with the Shooting Stars and Producers on the Move, as selected by European Film Promotion.

1374 video interviews available in total starting from 30/08/2002. Last updated on 16/10/2019. 125 video interviews inserted in the last 12 months.

Labina Mitevska • Actress in and producer of God Exists, Her Name is Petrunya

"The film is a universal story about a woman who tries to fight against the system"

Labina Mitevska • Actress in and producer of God Exists, Her Name is Petrunya

VENICE 2019: Labina Mitevska, who acted in and produced God Exists, Her Name is Petrunya, talks about the selection of the film, directed by her sister... (2 video interviews available)  

Mads Brügger • Director of Cold Case Hammarskjöld

"Hammarskjöld's is the most interesting and fascinating mystery you can deal with as a filmmaker"

Mads Brügger • Director of Cold Case Hammarskjöld

VENICE 2019: Danish director Mads Brügger talks to us about his documentary Cold Case Hammarskjöld, finalist for the 2019 LUX Prize and screened at the...  

Rodrigo Sorogoyen • Director of The Realm

"The movie is a cry of desperation and incredulity against corruption"

Rodrigo Sorogoyen • Director of The Realm

VENICE 2019: Spain's Rodrigo Sorogoyen, director of The Realm, talks to us at the Giornate degli Autori about the selection of his film as a finalist for...  

Jan Komasa  • Director of Corpus Christi

"Daniel wants to become somebody for once in his life"

Jan Komasa • Director of Corpus Christi

VENICE 2019: We spoke to Polish director Jan Komasa about his third film, Corpus Christi, which is world-premiering in competition in the Giornate degli Autori  

Hailey Gates  • Director of Shako Mako

"A story of a young woman who wants to be an actress and she takes her job very seriously"

Hailey Gates • Director of Shako Mako

VENICE 2019: Journalist, model, actress and now director Hailey Gates talks about her short film Shako Mako, presented in the Giornate degli Autori, as part...  

Jayro Bustamante  • Director of The Weeping Woman

"We wanted to take the myth of La Llorona and make it more powerful"

Jayro Bustamante • Director of The Weeping Woman

VENICE 2019: Guatemalan director Jayro Bustamante talks to us about his new film, The Weeping Woman, which is in competition in the Giornate degli Autori  

Gianfranco Pannone, Ambrogio Sparagna  • Directors of Scherza con i fanti

"Italy isn't a hostile country, but we also thrive on falling in love unexpectedly"

Gianfranco Pannone, Ambrogio Sparagna • Directors of Scherza con i fanti

VENICE 2019: Gianfranco Pannone and Ambrogio Sparagna talk to us about their new documentary, the tragicomic Scherza con i fanti, screening in the Giornate...  

Jared P Scott  • Director of The Great Green Wall

"An ambitious 8,000-kilometre-long wall of trees from Senegal to Djibouti"

Jared P Scott • Director of The Great Green Wall

VENICE 2019: US director Jared P Scott, who has already made a number of award-winning climate documentaries, talks to us about The Great Green Wall,...  

Elio Germano, Omar Rashid   • Directors of Segnale d'allarme - La mia battaglia

"We create a virtual theatre with the headsets, but there's much more to it than just filming a play"

Elio Germano, Omar Rashid • Directors of Segnale d'allarme - La mia battaglia

VENICE 2019: We spoke to Elio Germano and Omar Rashid about their VR film Segnale d'allarme - La mia battaglia, presented in the Giornate degli Autori  

Amjad Abu Alala  • Director of You Will Die at 20

"We Sudanese people are all calling for freedom"

Amjad Abu Alala • Director of You Will Die at 20

VENICE 2019: Sudanese director Amjad Abu Alala talks to us about his feature debut, You Will Die at 20, an international co-production selected in the...  

Giancarlo Soldi  • Director of Cercando Valentina

"I see the world through comic strips"

Giancarlo Soldi • Director of Cercando Valentina

VENICE 2019: During the Giornate degli Autori, director Giancarlo Soldi talked to us about his new documentary, Cercando Valentina, dedicated to Guido...  

Fabienne Berthaud  • Director of A Bigger World

"A film that answers several questions about the visible and the invisible"

Fabienne Berthaud • Director of A Bigger World

VENICE 2019: French director Fabienne Berthaud talked to us about A Bigger World, selected in the Giornate degli Autori, based on a true story, and starring...  

Dominik Moll • Director of Only The Animals

"A mystery thriller with an original structure"

Dominik Moll • Director of Only The Animals

VENICE 2019: French-German director Dominik Moll talks to us about his new feature Only the Animals, screened as the opening film of the Giornate degli Autori  

Igort • Director of 5 Is the Perfect Number

"Pain often leads us to discover new things"

Igort • Director of 5 Is the Perfect Number

VENICE 2019: Italian graphic novelist Igort talks about his directorial debut, 5 Is the Perfect Number, based on his graphic novel of the same name and...  

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 Sarajevo's CineLink Industry Days to discuss current...